This document describes security in the Debian project and in the Debian operating system. Starting with the process of securing and hardening the default Debian GNU/Linux distribution installation, it also covers some of the common tasks to set up a secure network environment using Debian GNU/Linux, gives additional information on the security tools available and talks about how security is enforced in Debian by the security and audit team.
Copyright © 2002-2007 Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña
Copyright © 2001 Alexander Reelsen, Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña
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Securing Debian ManualVersion: 3.13, Sun, 08 Apr 2012 02:48:09 +0000