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OpenSSH daemon hardening ( Part 1 ) - Modify the configuration file [ANNOUNCEMENT]

Posted 12-10-2010 at 09:23 AM by angelo.fonzeca (Angelo Fo. personal blog)
Updated 12-13-2010 at 07:29 AM by angelo.fonzeca

Introduction

OpenSSH is a daemon (a "service" in Unix environments) which helps system administrators to manage server remotely.
The SSH daemon is "similar" to "telnet" in the sense that it provides a remote shell for accessing Unix or GNU/Linux systems.
The main difference is that the latter doesn't use encryptation during the session, so it's easily to intercept the content of the communication between two machines (typically a client/server...
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How-to: Harden a Linux Web Server (Overview) [ANNOUNCEMENT]

Posted 12-10-2010 at 09:02 AM by angelo.fonzeca (Angelo Fo. personal blog)
Updated 12-13-2010 at 07:32 AM by angelo.fonzeca

Introduction

Last weeks on "System administrators" group on Linkedin, the members talked about how to harden a GNU/Linux web server for an hacking contest.
Because I think it was born an intersting "to do" list about the argument during a post of mine, I have taken the decision to report in this article the ideas and my vision of the problem.

The following words are what I wrote...


Hardening Linux step-by-step
...
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