Course Code: LSS
Duration: 4 days
This highly practical instructor led Linux System Security course is aimed at Linux System Administrators who wish to enhance their knowledge of Linux security and increase the security level of their Linux systems.
The course covers detecting and restricting users and applications for Linux and Red Hat based Linux systems. Security compliance, logging and auditing are also covered along with hardening related tasks. The topics taught are relevant for all Linux distributions. The command line is demonstrated and used extensively throughout the course.
This Linux System Security course is based on the Red Hat/CentOS Linux distribution, the delegate will be able to apply the concepts covered on this course to other Linux based distributions.
Exercises and examples are used throughout the course to give practical hands-on experience with the techniques covered.
This course aims to provide the delegate with the knowledge to be able to query Linux systems for most security related events and harden many aspects of their systems.
The course explains and demonstrates subjects such as the; Linux logging and auditing framework, SELinux, the firewall, certificate authorities, network time, Secure Shell, Pluggable Authentication Modules, Host Intrusion and Detection Systems (HIDS), detecting and removing malware, password cracking, administering Sudo and encrypting files.
The Linux System Security course is aimed at Linux System Administrators who wish to expand their knowledge of the many Linux security features and increase the security level of Linux systems.
Administrators who wish to increase the logging and auditing functionality of Linux systems will also find the techniques and subjects covered in this course useful.
The delegate will learn and acquire skills as follows:
Delegates attending this course should have experience of administering Linux in an Enterprise environment to the level covered on the pre-requisite courses.
Where Red Hat 9 courses are listed in the Pre-Requisite Courses section equivalent Red Hat 7 or Red Hat 8 courses would also suffice.
John was a very good, knowledgeable and patient instructor
Andy - IT
Great Course, This is my Third Course with jon and I find his tempo and tutition manner excellant. I will be coming back to complete the advanced Linux course next year.
James - Engineer - Government
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