"Red Hat is launching what it says is the first
performance-based security certification for enterprise Linux
servers, officials announced Thursday.
"The security track, Red Hat Certified Security Specialist
(RHCSS), covers a wide range of security-centric offerings,
including setting up directory services and authentication, SELinux
security policy administration and configuring VPNs (define).
"Most Linux security courses are just tests conducted either
online or offline, said Leigh Day, a Red Hat spokeswoman. Red Hat
courses, on the other hand, are always hands-on with exams putting
students in front of a terminal..."