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surgeonix
July 22nd, 2011, 09:29 AM
Part I (Theory)
Part II (Practice)

- Operating System
Software and Services
User Accounts and Password Policy
Kernel Parameters and Security Patches
File System
Backups
- Secure Shell (SSH)
- Name Server (DNS)
- Database
- Web Server
- Firewall
Prevent Denial of Service / Brute force / Syn flood / Web Attacks
Identify Port Scans
Ban attackers based on IP Tables and Mod Security logshttp://www.surgeonix.com/blog/index.php/archives/142
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