[Snort-users] How to lock down a RedHat box running Snort?

Paul Gillingwater paul at ...9449...
Thu Jun 12 12:11:08 EDT 2003

We use Bastille (http://www.bastille-linux.org/) which does a very nice job of 
hardening the system before installing Snort.

BTW, we have developed a PHP interface for configuring Snort rules and 
dpeloying them.   Is there any interest in this if we open source it?
 Paul Gillingwater, BA, BSc, MBA
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Quoting "Walzer, Jeff" <jeffwalzer at ...9442...>:

> Could someone please point me to any documentation that discusses how to
> lock down a RedHat box while running Snort? I want to strip every
> unnecessary service from RedHat before loading Snort.
> Thanks,
> Jeff

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