Securing your Linux server is important to protect your data, intellectual property, and time, from the hands of crackers (hackers). The system administrator is responsible for security Linux box. In this first part of a Linux server security series, I will provide 20 hardening tips for default installation of Linux system.
Debian Linux project released today bug fixes for lighttpd and gaim package that allows remote attacks and DoS attacks.
It was discovered that Cacti, a systems and services monitoring frontend, performed insufficient input sanitising, leading to cross site scripting and SQL injection being possible.
An updated autofs package that fixes a bug is now available under RHEL 4.x server and desktop systems.
The smaba has a regression where under certain circumstances accessing large files might cause the client to report an invalid packet length error.
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