Tag : Security

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Protection of the Linux system from security flaws.

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The Linux system is a highly secure operating system, but it has some security flaws like reading data, changing data, denial of service and unauthorized access to the system. Also, password guessing, social engineering, Trojan horses, viruses, software bugs and address proofing are some other aspects that affect security. Inorder to avoid those security flaws, the Linux system uses the security methods like local security, root security and file system security.                                                                                                   

             Several protocols and applications are used for the implementation of a good security policy on the Linux machine. Some of the major security requirements in a Linux system include confidentiality, privacy, non-repudiation, authenticity, integrity, authorization and availability.

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