Hack Proofing Sun Solaris 8

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Elsevier, Oct 31, 2001 - Computers - 608 pages

The only way to stop a hacker is to think like one!

Sun Microsystem's venerable and well-respected operating system Solaris is currently in version 8, and runs on both Intel and Sun Hardware. Solaris is one of the most comprehensive and popular UNIX operating systems available. Hundreds of thousands of business enterprises, both small and large, depend on Sun Solaris to keep their business alive - but have they protected themselves against hackers?

Hack Proofing Sun Solaris 8 is the latest addition to the popular Hack Proofing series from Syngress Publishing. Providing hands-on information written by both security professionals and self-proclaimed hackers, this book will give system administrators the edge they need to fortify their Sun Solaris operating system against the never-ending threat of hackers.

  • The fifth title in the popular series that brought us the bestseller Hack Proofing Your Network
  • Teaches strategy and techniques using forensic-based analysis
  • Up to the minute Web-based support with solutions@syngress.com
 

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Contents

Evaluating Your Risk
1
Chapter 2 Securing Solaris with the Bundled Security Tools
33
Chapter 3 Securing Solaris with Freeware Security Tools
67
Chapter 4 Securing Your Users
99
Chapter 5 Securing Your Files
127
Chapter 6 Securing Your Network
159
Chapter 7 Providing Secure Web and Mail Services
199
Chapter 8 Configuring Solaris as a Secure Router and Firewall
223
Chapter 9 Using Squid on Solaris
265
Chapter 10 Dissecting Hacks
287
Chapter 11 Detecting and Denying Hacks
325
Hack Proofing Sun Solaris 8 Fast Track
361
Index
381
Related Titles
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