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Re: OS Hardening

>>>>> "AS" == Andres Salomon <dilinger@mp3revolution.net> writes:
    AS> The HOWTO, on the other hand, falls under the category of
    AS> know-what-you're-doing-and-do-it-safely.  About the only things
    AS> I can see being put into a script from that HOWTO is setting
    AS> logfile permissions and using md5 with passwords.  Most of the
    AS> rest of the HOWTO depends heavily on your needs, preferences,
    AS> and configuration.

It would be _nice_, however, if the Debian installer/scripts could setup
some of the things mentioned in the HOWTO at installation time or at
least give the user the option to select some additional
security-related tasks to be done.

Salman Ahmed
ssahmed AT pathcom DOT com

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