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How to secure your Linux Box

1) Keep the system up to date by applying all the latest update/patches. Read news websites for bug fix and security updates. Make sure packages are signed and from the know source. 2) Delete or Disable the things you do not require on your server. Use chkconfig or setup command for Redhat based distribution. e.g… Read More »

Linux command line history with timestamp

History command is a very useful command for the linux administror to list out all the executed commands. It is very useful to find out what commands was executed that broke down the server. By default the command history could not provides the date time stamp of the commands being executed, that may really narrow… Read More »