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Understanding Linux Network Internals

Understanding Linux Network Internals

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 29-DEC-2005

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If you've ever wondered how Linux carries out the complicated tasks assigned to it by the IP protocols -- or if you just want to learn about modern networking through real-life examples -- Understanding Linux Network Internals is for you. Like the popular O'Reilly book, Understanding the Linux Kernel, this book clearly explains the underlying concepts and teaches you how to follow the actual C code that implements it. Although some background in the TCP/IP protocols is helpful, you can learn a great deal from this text about the protocols themselves and their uses. And if you already have a...

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Linux Thin Client Networks Design and Deployment

Linux Thin Client Networks Design and Deployment

By: David Richards

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 20-APR-2007

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A quick guide for System Administrators Learn to implement the right Linux thin client network for your requirements Evaluate and choose the right hardware and software for your deployment Techniques to intelligently design and set up your thin client network Practical advice on educating users, convincing management, and intelligent use of legacy systems In Detail A thin client network is a client-server architecture where client computers depend primarily on a central server for processing activities. The client machines (thin clients) mainly focus on passing user...

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Linux Networking Cookbook

Linux Networking Cookbook

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 26-NOV-2007

Insert Date: 12-DEC-2007

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This soup-to-nuts collection of recipes covers everything you need to know to perform your job as a Linux network administrator, whether you're new to the job or have years of experience. With Linux Networking Cookbook, you'll dive straight into the gnarly hands-on work of building and maintaining a computer network. Running a network doesn't mean you have all the answers. Networking is a complex subject with reams of reference material that's difficult to keep straight, much less remember. If you want a book that lays out the steps for specific tasks, that clearly explains the commands and...

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Linux Network Administrator's Guide, Third Edition

Linux Network Administrator's Guide, Third Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 03-FEB-2005

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The Linux Network Administrator's Guide, Third Edition dispenses all the practical advice you need to join a network. Along with some hardware considerations, this highly acclaimed guide takes an in-depth look at all of the essential networking software that comes with the operating system--including basic infrastructure (TCP/IP, wireless networking, firewalling) and the most popular services on Linux systems. But as the follow-up to a classic, the third edition of the Linux Network Administrator's Guide does more than just spruce up the basics. It also provides the very latest information...

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Linux Server Security, Second Edition

Linux Server Security, Second Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 18-JAN-2005

Insert Date: 27-JAN-2005

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Linux consistently appears high up in the list of popular Internet servers, whether it's for the Web, anonymous FTP, or general services such as DNS and delivering mail. But security is the foremost concern of anyone providing such a service. Any server experiences casual probe attempts dozens of time a day, and serious break-in attempts with some frequency as well. This highly regarded book, originally titled Building Secure Servers with Linux, combines practical advice with a firm knowledge of the technical tools needed to ensure security. The book focuses on the most common use of...

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Linux Security Cookbook

Linux Security Cookbook

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 02-JUN-2003

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Computer security is an ongoing process, a relentless contest between system administrators and intruders. A good administrator needs to stay one step ahead of any adversaries, which often involves a continuing process of education. If you're grounded in the basics of security, however, you won't necessarily want a complete treatise on the subject each time you pick up a book. Sometimes you want to get straight to the point. That's exactly what the new Linux Security Cookbook does. Rather than provide a total security solution for Linux computers, the authors present a series of...

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Advanced Linux Networking

Advanced Linux Networking

By: Roderick W. Smith

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 11-JUN-2002

Insert Date: 25-JAN-2003

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With an increasing number of networks and mission-critical applications running on Linux, system and network administrators must be able to do more than set up a server and rely on its default configuration. Advanced Linux Networking is designed to help you achieve a higher level of competence. It focuses on powerful techniques and features of Linux networking and provides you with the know-how you need to improve server efficiency, enhance security, and adapt to new requirements. This book begins with a brief introduction to low-level configuration, including a guide to getting your...

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Linux Network Administrator's Guide, Second Edition

Linux Network Administrator's Guide, Second Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 26-JUN-2000

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Linux, a Unix-compatible operating system that runs on personal computers and larger servers, is valued above all for its networking strengths. The Linux Network Administrator's Guide spells out all the information needed for joining a network, whether it's a simple UUCP connection or a full LAN with a Linux system serving as a firewall, an NFS or NIS file server, and a mail and news hub. This book, which is one of the most successful to come from the Linux Documentation Project and remains freely distributable under its license, touches on all the essential networking software included with...

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Linux System Security: The Administrator's Guide to Open Source Security Tools

Linux System Security: The Administrator's Guide to Open Source Security Tools

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 23-DEC-1999

Insert Date: 25-SEP-2002

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1580G-1 Maximize Linux security, hands-on-with today's best open source tools If you depend on Linux to run mission-critical networks or store business-critical data, are you sure you can protect your Linux systems from intruders? You'd better be-and with Linux System Security, you can be! Long-time Linux sysadmins Scott Mann and Ellen Mitchell demonstrate exactly how to protect your vital resources, using today's most powerful open source security tools. Linux System Security makes you an expert fast, with insiders' coverage of the "gotchas," "rules of thumb," and undocumented tricks...

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Maximum Linux Security

Maximum Linux Security

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Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 27-SEP-1999

Insert Date: 25-SEP-2002

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Maximum Linux Security: A Hacker's Guide to Protecting Your Linux Server and Workstation is designed for system administrators, managers, or Linux users who wish to protect their Linux servers and workstations from unauthorized intrusions and other external threats to their systems' integrity. Written by an experienced hacker--someone who knows which systems are vulnerable and how crackers get into them--this unique guide to Linux security identifies existing and potential security holes and faults, and then describes how to go about fixing them....