Originally Published: Thursday, 15 June 2000 Author: Alexander Reelsen
Published to: news_enhance_security/Security News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Techniques to Secure Your Linux System

The main security problem with Linux is its constantly running system services and daemons, such as httpd (Apache), inetd, sendmail, and others. In order to secure a system to the greatest extent possible, you must first assess what daemons are vital to the system's function. This very basic documents helps to sort out your needs.