1. In computers and computer networks, a configuration often refers to the specific hardware and software details in terms of devices attached, capacity or capability, and exactly what the system is made up of. 2. In networks, a configuration often means the network topology. 3. In installing ...

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MySQL Server Hardening

Following the hardening theme.... What are some best practices, recommendations, required reading for securing MySQL.
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mcollective Review and Security Considerations

The use of PuppetLab's mcollective is being planned by my company's SysOps team. I will be reviewing their use of the tool and implementation of the system. At this point I don't have a lot of ...
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Hardening Linux Server

We have already had questions on here about Hardening Apache, Hardening PHP and Securing SSH. To continue this trend I am interested in what steps people take to harden Linux servers. As in what ...
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What is the best way to verify the SSL configuration of my web server?

How do I ensure I have my SSL configuration setup securely?
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Apache Server Hardening

What are some best practices, recommendations, required reading for securing an Apache Server?