WEB VPS / Dedicated Box Security

Discussion in 'OT Technology' started by Half-Time, Apr 18, 2008.

  1. Half-Time

    Half-Time OT Supporter

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    What are some things to lock this baby down?

    Personal experiences with software?
     
  2. CyberBullets

    CyberBullets I reach to the sky, and call out your name. If I c

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    IPTables FTW :)
    And disable root login through ssh
     
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    Got APF is already installed.. :bigthumb:
     
  4. dazmanultra

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    Just a couple of pointers...

    Run a grsecurity kernel
    SSH on a high random port
    disable direct root login (login as userxyz and then su - to root)
     

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