r4795 - trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jul 26 12:55:35 PDT 2005


Author: randy
Date: 2005-07-26 13:55:34 -0600 (Tue, 26 Jul 2005)
New Revision: 4795

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/gnupg.xml
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/iptables.xml
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/tripwire.xml
Log:
Typo fixes in Chapter 4 package instructions

Modified: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/gnupg.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/gnupg.xml	2005-07-26 19:30:56 UTC (rev 4794)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/gnupg.xml	2005-07-26 19:55:34 UTC (rev 4795)
@@ -32,7 +32,7 @@
     <para>The <application>GnuPG</application> package contains a
     public/private key encryptor. This is becoming useful for signing
     files or emails as proof of identity and preventing tampering with
-    contents of the file or email.</para>
+    the contents of the file or email.</para>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
     <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
@@ -104,7 +104,8 @@
     <filename class="directory">/usr/libexec</filename>.</para>
 
     <para><command>chmod -v 4755 /usr/bin/gpg</command>:
-    <command>gpg</command> is installed setuid root to avoid swapping
+    <command>gpg</command> is installed setuid
+    <systemitem class='username'>root</systemitem> to avoid swapping
     out sensitive data.</para>
 
   </sect2>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/iptables.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/iptables.xml	2005-07-26 19:30:56 UTC (rev 4794)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/iptables.xml	2005-07-26 19:55:34 UTC (rev 4795)
@@ -86,7 +86,8 @@
       class='directory'>/usr/src/linux</filename> either as actual files
       or a symlink.  As of the Linux 2.6 kernel series, this directory
       should no longer exist because appropriate headers were installed
-      in the linux-libc-headers package during the base LFS installation.</para>
+      from the <application>Linux-Libc-Headers</application> package during
+      the base LFS installation.</para>
 
       <para>For some non-x86 architectures, the raw kernel headers may be
       required. In that case, add the environment variable

Modified: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/tripwire.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/tripwire.xml	2005-07-26 19:30:56 UTC (rev 4794)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/tripwire.xml	2005-07-26 19:55:34 UTC (rev 4795)
@@ -121,7 +121,7 @@
       <para><application>Tripwire</application> uses a policy file to
       determine which files are integrity checked. The default policy
       file (<filename>/etc/tripwire/twpol.txt</filename>) is for a
-      default installation Redhat and will need to be updated for your
+      default Redhat installation and will need to be updated for your
       system.</para>
 
       <para>Policy files should be tailored to each individual distribution
@@ -146,7 +146,8 @@
 
       <para>After your policy file has been transferred to
       <filename class="directory">/etc/tripwire/</filename> you may begin
-      the configuration steps:</para>
+      the configuration steps (perform as the
+      <systemitem class='username'>root</systemitem>):</para>
 
 <screen role="root"><userinput>twadmin --create-polfile --site-keyfile /etc/tripwire/site.key \
     /etc/tripwire/twpol.txt &&
@@ -176,7 +177,8 @@
       which starts with <filename>linux-</filename> and ends in
       <filename>.twr</filename>. This encrypted file was created during the
       last report creation and is needed to update the
-      <application>Tripwire</application> database of your system. Then, type
+      <application>Tripwire</application> database of your system. Then, as the
+      <systemitem class='username'>root</systemitem> user, type
       in the following command making the appropriate substitutions for
       <replaceable>[?]</replaceable>:</para>
 
@@ -197,7 +199,7 @@
 
       <para>If you are unhappy with your policy file and would like to modify
       it or use a new one, modify the policy file and then execute the following
-      commands:</para>
+      commands as the <systemitem class='username'>root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
 <screen role="root"><userinput>twadmin --create-polfile /etc/tripwire/twpol.txt &&
 tripwire --init</userinput></screen>




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