Linux Security for Beginners
Publisher: Linuxtopia 2008
There is really no such thing as a truly secure system as long is it is connected to a network. With careful planning and system configuration it is quite possible to create a secure environment that will cause the hacker to move on to the next, easier target without rendering the entire system useless. The purpose of this book is to provide a step by step approach to securing a Linux system from outside attack. It is designed to be used and understood by both new and experienced Linux users.
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by Alistair Ross - linuxnewbieguide.org
This guide can help both beginners and seasoned computer users alike learn all the important parts of choosing, using and installing Linux, a great free operating system for your computer and help you remove dependency on non-free software.
by Ed Hartnett - Smashwords
Linux has long been regarded by engineers as the superior operating system. If you are looking for a simple overview of everything Linux-related, look no further than this compilation of articles written for ComputorEdge magazine from 2003 - 2010.
by Mark Bates - ConqueringTheCommandLine.com
Learn to master the most valuable and useful command line tools for Unix and Linux based systems. In this book you will find not only the most useful command line tools you need to know, but also the most helpful options and flags for those tools.
by Brandon Chisham
This book is intended as a practical guide to the Linux operating system for those with a moderate amount of technical experience. The author's intention is to make this book as friendly to the beginning user as possible.