Course details

Unix Hardening and Maintenance

Unix Hardening and Maintenance


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Prerequisites
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level



Overview/Description
In this course, automating repetitive tasks with cron will be covered. You'll also learn how to harden Unix hosts from common Unix attacks.

Target Audience
Technicians who want to get a thorough grounding of Unix principles through hands-on examples

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
0.6

Lesson Objectives

Unix Hardening and Maintenance

  • start the course
  • recognize how cron schedules tasks on a Unix system
  • configure a repeating system cron job
  • identify how hardening can secure a host
  • describe how the PKI hierarchy enhances security
  • identify attack methods in order to mitigate them
  • view network packets using the tcpdump command
  • configure repeating cron jobs and harden Unix
  • Course Number:
    lu_unop_a09_it_enus

    Expertise Level
    Beginner