Login Security

Agathoklis D. Hatzimanikas a.hatzim at gmail.com
Sat Oct 4 00:44:30 PDT 2008


On Fri, Oct 03, at 09:40 Scott Castaline wrote:
> That's my intent, as I'm running and continuing my build on a VM that 
> uses NAT for networking to the host ntwk which the host has it's own 
> firewall and SELinux enabled as well as being behind a firewall/router. 
> I'm a little paranoid. I'd like to learn more about security as in all 
> the years that I've worked in computers I haven't been in that end of it.

Another security aspect that might have some practical usage (especially
for a system administrator) are "POSIX Capabilities", which is about (with
two words) "User Privileges", see:

http://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/libs/security/linux-privs/libcap2/README

Regards,
Ag.



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