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Re: [SLE] Tightening default SUSE Linux security
  • From: Allen <gorebofh@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2006 12:16:58 -0400
  • Message-id: <20060425161658.GA5614@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon, Apr 24, 2006 at 02:50:35PM -0200, Alexey Eremenko wrote:
> Hi all !
>
> I would like to discuss possibilities to improve default SUSE Linux security.
>
> What can be done to effectively improve it ?
>
> 1. For one thing - disable root access via SSH in default config.
>
> as described below, it protects from enemy guesswork:
> http://geekpit.blogspot.com/2006/04/five-minutes-to-more-secure-ssh.html

edit /etc/securetty

Only allow /dev/tty1 in there

And read an article I wrote:

http://www.antionline.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=260361

> any other ideas ?

-Allen

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