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Linux Tutorial Glossary

Linux Tutorial Glossary - security


The mechanisms and policies used to: 1) prevent unauthorized access to system resources. 2) Ensure integrity of data.

access control   authorization   backup   checksum   encrypt   encrypted password   file permissions   password   permissions   user account   user equivalence  


Basic Administration -> Starting and Stopping the System -> The Boot Process
Basic Administration -> User Accounts -> User Accounts
Basic Administration -> User Accounts -> logging in
Basic Administration -> Terminals -> Terminals
Basic Administration -> System Logging -> System Logging
Basic Administration -> System Logging -> Syslogd
Basic Administration -> cron -> cron
Basic Administration -> Webmin -> Webmin
The Operating System -> Files and File Systems -> Disk Layout
Networking -> DHCP -> DHCP
Networking -> SAMBA -> SAMBA
Networking -> Firewalls -> Firewalls
Networking -> Firewalls -> Securing the Server
Networking -> Firewalls -> Securing the Internal Network
Networking -> Network Technologies -> Network Hardware
System Monitoring -> Big Brother -> Big Brother
Security -> Security
Security -> Real Threats
Security -> Restricting Access
Security -> Passwords
Security -> File Access
Security -> The Root Account
Security -> The Network
Security -> What You Can Do About It -> What You Can Do About It
Security -> What You Can Do About It -> Trusted Hosts
Security -> What You Can Do About It -> FTP
Security -> What You Can Do About It -> NFS
Security -> What You Can Do About It -> Backups
Security -> What You Can Do About It -> The Official Word
Security -> What You Can Do About It -> Changing Attitudes
Security -> What You Can Do About It -> System Security
Security -> What You Can Do About It -> Security and the Law
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