Unix Course

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This 3 day course is intended to instruct system and network administrators in the advanced security techniques for UNIX and Linux including snoop, crack, libpcap, tcpdump, Satan, Courtney and others.


System and network administrators who need information on the advanced techniques and packages available for administering, implementing or monitoring security in a UNIX environment.

Skills Gained

  • Sniffing the Network
  • Crack
  • The libcap Package
  • tcpdump
  • Satan and Courtney
  • TCP Wrappers
  • nmap
  • nessus
  • PortSentry
  • Linux ipchains (firewalls)


The participant must have experience with UNIX system administration and basic system security techniques. Duration Three days

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LVC = Live Virtual Class

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