Re: Security Update - more updates??
> Scott Henson wrote:http
> >Can any one point me to the best books, how-to's, articles, scripts, etc. on
> >hardening debian and making it really secure, but still easy to use? I was
> >looking on the debian site and I saw a security how-to, but for some reason
> >it would not let me access it. It said i didnt have permision to view it.
the debian security howto
> A few good tips on this site:
i'd add -d1 ( turn on dma mode ) for disks ...
do the tests before and after to see the (big) difference in performance
hdparam -tT /dev/hda
> A few more security tips:
i couldnt get to it :-(
> This is a good security site, I think some guy on this lists manages it.
seems that coming thru level3, uunet, pacbell works fine...
but when passing thru verio ( in san jose area) .. i cant reach
linux-sec.net.. ( wierd problem )
( i think there's some whacky filtering going on ???
( at least level3 security/tech support folks can get thru
( so it probably not them
> This is the link that I have for the Securing Debian HOW-TO, it appears
> to be down too
you need to change from *.htm to *.html
> You can also download an exaple Debian IPtables script from: