Linux Security And Hardening, The Practical Security Guid

Networking and Security

Simpliv LLC


£40.99 inc VAT
Study method
Online, self-paced
4 Hours
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Lifetime access
No formal qualification
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  • Certificate of completion available and is included in the price

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By the end of this course you will be able to harden a Linux system, reduce its surface of vulnerability, and reduce the risk of your Linux system being hacked or compromised


JOIN THE OTHER 40,000 SUCCESSFUL STUDENTS WHO HAVE ALREADY MASTERED THE LINUX OPERATING SYSTEM WITH ONE OF MY TOP RATED COURSES! Keep yourself and your company out of the news by protecting your Linux systems from hackers, crackers, and attackers! This course will not only teach you the security concepts and guidelines that will keep your Linux servers safe, it will walk you through hardening measures step-by-step. Hello. My name is Jason Cannon and I'm the author of Linux Administration, the founder of the Linux Training Academy, and an instructor to thousands of satisfied students. I started my IT career in the late 1990's as a Unix and Linux System Engineer. I've worked for many technology companies who take information security seriously. I've even worked for security firms such as Mandiant and FireEye. I'll be sharing my real-world Linux security experience with you throughout this course. By the end of this course you will be able to tighten up the security on any Linux system. You'll learn the security weaknesses of the Linux operating system and be given step-by-step instructions on how to protect those weaknesses. You'll even learn some security concepts that apply to information security as a whole while focusing on the Linux specific issues that require special consideration. What People Are Saying About Jason and his Courses: "Excellent course on Linux! It is the best way to get started using Linux that I have come across." --Chris Bischoff, Student "This class was a great review of the 2 Linux classes I took in school. I learned plenty of new stuff and got a great refresher on things I haven't used in some time. I did well on my interview and got the job I was looking for. Thanks!" --Alan Derrick, Student "This was a great course! Learned a lot from it!" --Ricardo José Crosara Junior, Student "Excellent starter course. Very good and complete guide to get you started on working on Linux." --Brian Mulder, Student "Great course! Easy to understand for beginners and a great refresher for experienced users!" --Spencer Ball, Student "Very well laid out course. Thanks Jason!" --Eric Etheredge, Student "Love it... it's absolutely one of the best courses " --Idriss N, Student

Who is this course for?

Anyone with a desire to learn how to secure and harden a computer running the Linux operating system Linux system administrators looking to make the systems they support more secure People thinking about a career as a Linux system administrator or engineer This course is not for people who have never used the Linux operating system before

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Course Overview and Downloads General Security Physical Security Account Security Network Security File System Security Additional Security Resources Bonus Lecture - Slides

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