Security is always a concern, and with major security holes like Shellshock and Heartbleed being announced regularly, it’s more critical than ever to secure the data you are liable for. This course will walk you through the many risks and threats that exist, show you how to use best practices and other open-source tools to mitigate or counteract those threats, and teach you what you need to know to detect and recover from those attacks that do happen.
This advanced, completely hands-on course adopts a highly technical approach to cover important security techniques and tools. By providing visibility both into attack vectors and possible security holes, this course provides you a complete guide on how to mitigate security risks in any Linux environment.
What You’r Learn
This course is designed to work with a wide range of Linux distributions, so you will be able to apply these concepts regardless of your distro.
Threats and Risk Assessment
Auditing and Detection
Local System Security
Network Services Security
Denial of Service
Firewalling and Packet Filtering
Response and Mitigation
Compliance testing with OSCAP