[CentOS] Hardening

Tom Bishop bishoptf at gmail.com
Mon Dec 28 20:38:59 UTC 2009


Annother vote for bastille, it works very well.

On 12/28/09, m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us> wrote:
>> Hi Guys,
>>
>> I would like advice for best practices to secure my linux boxes. Know if I
>> have been hacked, know of security breaches, etc.
>>
>> Can anyone provide advice?
>
> Check out Bastille Linux. It's not a distro, it's a system hardening tool,
> and many things it does are referred to by the NIST guidelines.
>
> I, personally, used a firewall/router that I build using it on RH 9, and
> for around 10 years, never had an intrusion.
>
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