AppArmor Shutting out intruders with AppArmor

Jul 31, 2006

When an attacker succeeds in infecting a victim’s system, the attacker inherits the victim’s privileges. App Armor beats the attack by reducing the potential victim’s privileges to a minimum.

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Charly's Column The Sysadmin’s Daily Grind: Cancerbero

May 31, 2006

When ports on a host start opening and closing like window shutters in a gale, it’s time for admins to pay attention.

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Phishing and Pharming Pharming, and the threat of identity theft

May 31, 2006

The pharmers and phishers are after your precious financial infor-mation. We’ll show you how to protect your interests.

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Safer Surfing Staying ahead of Internet snoopers and con men

May 31, 2006

Do you know enough to surf free of the liars and spies? We’ll show you how to stay ahead of the traps.

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Tor and Privoxy Anonymous surfing with Tor and Privoxy

May 31, 2006

Internet users typically reveal their IP addresses, and this lets companies compile a profile of your Internet activities. Tor and Privoxy can help protect your privacy.

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AppArmor Hardening systems with AppArmor

Apr 30, 2006

After penetrating a remote system, intruders might think they are home and dry, but AppArmor spoils the fun, locking the miscreants in a virtual cage.

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Nmap Methods Understanding Nmap analysis techniques

Dec 31, 2005

How does the popular Nmap scanner identify holes in network security? In this article, we examine some Nmap analysis techniques.

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INFECTIONS

Dec 31, 2005
The prospect of devoting an issue to viruses in Linux launched a lively conversation in our 5000-mile-wide virtual......
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