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    Securing a Linux Web Server
    Date 28 Apr 2015
    Category LinuxSecurity.com Feature Articles
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    With the significant prevalence of Linux web servers globally, security is often touted as a strength of the platform for ...

    Password guessing with Medusa 2.0
    Date 09 Jan 2012
    Category LinuxSecurity.com Feature Articles
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    Medusa was created by the fine folks at foofus.net, in fact the much awaited Medusa 2.0 update was released in ...

    Password guessing as an attack vector
    Date 13 Dec 2011
    Category LinuxSecurity.com Feature Articles
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    Using password guessing as an attack vector. Over the years we've been taught a strong password must be long and ...

    Squid and Digest Authentication
    Date 01 Dec 2011
    Category LinuxSecurity.com Feature Articles
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    Digest AuthenticationDigest Authentication hashes the password before transmitting over the wire. Essentially it sends a message digest generated from multiple ...

    LinuxSecurity Poll

    Do you feel that the Lawful Access to Encrypted Data Act, which aims to force encryption backdoors, is a threat to US citizens' privacy?

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