[CentOS] Hardened ver of CentOS?
ned at unixmail.co.uk
Mon Jun 2 14:44:16 UTC 2008
> John R Pierce wrote:
>> CentOS /is/ a distro, there is only one centos 'distribution'.
>> centos configured with selinux enabled, appropriate firewall rules,
>> and the minimum number of services required for your application
>> should be fairly 'hardened' as-is.
> Understood. I meant CentOS-based, but I suppose the "best" way is to
> just roll something myself.
> I was hoping to find a nice list HOWTO or script that someone else was
> using so I wouldn't have to think through everything from scratch.
There are some guides around, for example:
However security is not a one size fits all solution that can be applied
off the shelf. You need to assess where *your* risks are and what you
should do to minimize them.
Hope that helps.
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