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Old 05-22-2003, 03:35 PM   #1
noxious986
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Security?


Im in mandrake 9.1 and i was wondering is there a way to check any holes in my security that i might need to patch up ands any way to log all of the inbound / outbound activity throu my ip?
 
Old 05-22-2003, 03:58 PM   #2
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'nmap' is a very good program to check that stuff.

and there are lot of websites where they do the check for you. but i dont they think they are free. but do a google search and you will be able to find them
 
Old 05-22-2003, 03:59 PM   #3
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1. Turn off un-needed/un-wanted services is 95% of the security you will need.

See the Security HOWTOs for all sorts of ideas.
 
  


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