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Securing Your trixbox Server

Mar 18, 2009, 09:02 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kerry Garrison)

[ Thanks to Sanjiv Lavangare for this link. ]

"Since trixbox CE is basically a stock installation of CentOS Linux, very little hardening has been done to the system to secure it. This lack of security is intentional as the first level of defence should always be a good firewall. Since there will be people who still insist on putting the system in a data center with no firewall, some care will need to be taken to ensure that the system is as secure as possible. The first step is to disable any services that are running that could be potential security vulnerabilities.

"We can see the list of services that are used with the chkconfig --list command"

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