Practical Linux Security Cookbook ($22 Value) FREE For a Limited Time

For a limited time, the Practical Linux Security Cookbook by Packt is available for free. This book provides code-intensive discussions with detailed recipes that help you to create and administer a secure Linux system locally as well as on a network.


Whether you are new to Linux administration or experienced, this book will provide you with the skills to make systems more secure.

What You Will Learn:

  • Learn about various vulnerabilities and exploits in relation to Linux systems
  • Configure and build a secure kernel and test it
  • Learn about file permissions and security and how to securely modify files
  • Explore various ways to authenticate local users while monitoring their activities.
  • Authenticate users remotely and securely copy files on remote systems
  • Review various network security methods including firewalls using iptables and TCP Wrapper
  • Explore various security tools including Port Sentry, Squid Proxy, Shorewall, and many more
  • Understand Bash vulnerability/security and patch management

Download your Practical Linux Security Cookbook eBook FREE For a Limited Time.