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CompTIA Linux+: Security

by Andrew Mallett

Security and Cyber-Security skills are more and more sort after. This course will teach you to secure various Linux distributions and to look at the security angle as a first approach.

What you'll learn

If you are short on one or more Linux security skills this course is a great starting point. In this course, CompTIA Linux+: Security, you’ll learn to diagnose and secure Linux security issues. First, you’ll explore Linux permissions and access control Lists. Next, you’ll discover securing Linux remote access with SSH and SSH Certificate Servers. Finally, you’ll learn how to protect network access to your systems with firewalls. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Linux Security needed to secure a range of Linux distributions.

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About the author

Andrew is an all around Linux professional with in depth knowledge of the OS and this is supported with scripting in bash, perl, python and ruby and application development in C, C++ and Java. Having worked for many years in training, Andrew has developed automated course build systems after endless time wasted on Friday nights. The first build system he built was aptly named "Friday nights." This has inspired his interest in all things deployment related. He has authored training courses on M... more

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