Intro to Linux: Securing Root

As most of your are aware on a linux system root is the administrative account.  It’s also the one account that exists on most linux systems.  It is critical that your protect root’s password and[…]

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Intro to Linux: tar

Tar stands for tape archive it’s a old unix way of collecting lots of files into a single file for transport or storage on a tape drive.  Later authors have combined gzip with tar for[…]

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Intro to Linux: SSH

I have a good friend who is just starting on Linux so I have chosen to write a series of posts for people new to linux to help them find their way around.  If you[…]

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