Hardening the Linux desktop
Posted on: 11/25/2008 07:15 PM

DevelopersWorks published an article about hardening the Linux desktop

Although GNU/Linux has the reputation of being a more secure operating system than Microsoft Windows, you still need to secure the Linux desktop. This tutorial takes you through the steps of installing and configuring antivirus software, creating a backup-restore plan, and making practical use of a firewall. When you finish, you'll have the tools you need to harden your Linux desktop against most attacks and prevent illegal access to your computer.

Hardening the Linux desktop


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