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by polfilm on January 21, 2015

If you’re getting bombarded with brute force login attempts. Below will install DenyHosts as a daemon that will with default settings scan your /var/log/secure for failed login attempts. It is initially set to 5 failed attempts and then IP ends up in the hosts.deny file. You should get a good long look a the .cfg […]

Information Security

by polfilm on March 10, 2013

CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security Professional CEH – Certified Ethical Hacker CHFI – Certified Hacking Forensic Investigator CISA – Certified Information Systems Auditor CIA – Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability