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LFS416 Linux Security

Security is always a concern, and with major security holes like Shellshock and Heartbleed being announced regularly, it’s more critical than ever to secure the…

Certificate None
Duration 4 Days
Delivery Blended, Classroom, Virtual Classroom
Accreditor The Linux Foundation
Languages English

What is included in LFS416 Linux Security

Course Description

Security is always a concern, and with major security holes like Shellshock and Heartbleed being announced regularly, it’s more critical than ever to secure the data you are liable for. This course will walk you through the many risks and threats that exist, show you how to use best practices and other open-source tools to mitigate or counteract those threats, and teach you what you need to know to detect and recover from those attacks that do happen.

Course Information

Certification: None

Duration: 4 Days

Domain: Solution Development and Deployment

Delivery Method: Blended, Classroom, Virtual Classroom

Accreditor: The Linux Foundation

Available Languages: English

Purchase Options: Pay Per Use Courseware


  • Network Specialist, Network Engineer, Network Manager, Network Services Specialist, Network Support, Network Administrator, Systems Administrator, Server Administrator, Enterprise Administrator, Web Server Administrator, Computer Network Systems Engineer, Implementation Engineer;
  • Any professional IT manager and administrator should benefit from this course. Software developers who need to improve their knowledge of security concepts and strategies will also find a great deal of information that applies to their responsibilities.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the concept of the Security Basics, Threats and Risk Assessment, Physical Access, Logging, Auditing and Detection, and Application Security.
  • Understand the concept of the Kernel Vulnerabilities, Authentication, Local System Security, Network Security, Network Services Security, Denial of Service, Response and Mitigation, Remote Access, and Firewalling and Packet Filtering.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction

Module 2: Security Basics

Module 3: Threats and Risk Assessment

Module 4: Physical Access

Module 5: Logging

Module 6: Auditing and Detection

Module 7: Application Security

Module 8: Kernel Vulnerabilities

Module 9: Authentication

Module 10: Local System Security

Module 11: Network Security

Module 12: Network Services Security

Module 13: Denial of Service

Module 14: Remote Access

Module 15: Firewalling and Packet Filtering

Module 16: Response and Mitigation

Module 17: Evaluation Survey

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