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Linux Cyber Security Introductory Short Course

Linux Cyber Security

This short course is an introduction to Linux cyber security. It helps to get you up and running using the Ubuntu Linux distribution on a VirtualBox virtual machine (VM).  So Ubuntu and be run on a Windows or Mac machine.

During the course, you'll discover how to navigate the Linux terminal and learn many of the basic commands you would use on a daily basis...

  • List files and directories
  • Changle directories
  • Delete, Copy, Rename and move files
  • Find files
  • View the contents of files
  • Edit the contents of files
  • Learn about file permissions and how to change them
  • Explore standard input and standard output redirection
  • Filter the contents of files using the grep command
  • Learn about environmental variables
  • How to switch users using the su command

The course finishes with a project on using and configuring IP tables, a Linux firewall.  An essential feature used to enhance Linux cyber security.


Linux Cyber Security Introductory Short Course Video

Duration: 1hrs 42mins
Author: Grant Collins
Bookshelf: Security

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