Linux security tools
- November 26, 2008
After being waylaid a month because of a security breach, Fedora 10 includes features for remote management of servers, storage in the cloud, energy saving and more.
- October 29, 2008
GroundWork's Network Management Suite now contains four network monitoring tools that are a fraction of the cost of proprietary offerings from the likes of HP and IBM Tivoli.
- September 08, 2008
Fedora 10 debuts next month, with features to simplify administration, improve power efficiency and refine access controls -- changes that will ultimately find their way into Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
- September 05, 2008
Novell SUSE will give users the option of using the SELinux security tool, but the company will continue to recommend its own simpler AppArmor tool.
- August 04, 2008
A Trusted Computer Solutions security tool helps protect Linux servers from attack. The tool will be featured at the 2008 LinuxWorld show.
- August 03, 2008
SELinux has made strides in protecting systems from intrusion by unauthorized access but its lack of user-friendliness remains a weakness.
- July 15, 2008
A Linux security expert outlines best practices, from granting admins the least system access possible to the importance of system audits and when to turn on listening daemons.
- June 19, 2008
Red Hat has created a new automation and security management product for physical and virtual systems and, with Project SpaceWalk, has opened up its Network Satellite code to the open source community.
- June 05, 2008
Astaro's open source security appliance has saved money, space and energy -- and offered better performance -- at Underwriters Safety & Claims.
- February 04, 2008
Security Blanket 1.2 locks down servers quickly and checks the security posture of Red Hat Enterprise Linux against various security guidelines.
- January 14, 2008
SearchEnterpriseLinux.com unveils its 2007 Products of the Year for Linux server distributions, Linux administration, Linux security applications and virtualization for Linux servers.
- November 06, 2007
Red Hat has announced that Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (RHEL 5) will now be subject to the Common Criteria certification and HP will offer multilevel security services for RHEL 5.
- September 24, 2007
Like Quest, Centeris and Centrify before it, Symark Software is the latest vendor to tap Microsoft Active Directory to authenticate Linux servers.
- August 21, 2007
For Linux system administrators striving to harden a system on a server-by-server basis, Trusted Computer Solutions' Security Blanket may be the way to go.
- July 30, 2007
Do you know who has access to your data? Linux security expert Kurt Lingel explores some tools that help to authenticate users and learn what they're up to.