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Part III. System Administration
Chapter 14. Security
Security Seguridad
Synopsis Sinopsis
Security, whether physical or virtual, is a topic so broad that an entire industry has evolved around it. Hundreds of standard practices have been authored about how to secure systems and networks, and as a user of FreeBSD, understanding how to protect against attacks and intruders is a must.
In this chapter, several fundamentals and techniques will be discussed. The FreeBSD system comes with multiple layers of security, and many more third party utilities may be added to enhance security.
After reading this chapter, you will know: Después de leer este capítulo, sabrá:
Basic FreeBSD system security concepts.
The various crypt mechanisms available in FreeBSD.
How to set up one-time password authentication.
How to configure TCP Wrapper for use with man:inetd[8].
How to set up Kerberos on FreeBSD.
How to configure IPsec and create a VPN.
How to configure and use OpenSSH on FreeBSD.
How to use file system ACLs.
How to use pkg to audit third party software packages installed from the Ports Collection.
How to utilize FreeBSD security advisories.
What Process Accounting is and how to enable it on FreeBSD.
How to control user resources using login classes or the resource limits database.
Before reading this chapter, you should: Antes de leer este capítulo, debe: