Boran Consulting Publications

Contents:

This page is stored on www.boran.com/security/sp


General Security

Title Latest draft
An Overview of Corporate Information Security security_space.html
Tips on evaluating/buying security tools testing_products.html
The Matrix Model matrix1.pdf

 

Security Tool Evaluations

Title Latest draft
Internationally Available Strong Crypto Products int_crypto.html (quite old)
All about SSH - part I 
All about SSH - part II  (OpenSSH)
ssh-part1.html
ssh-part2.html
Sunscreen EFS 3 Firewall SunscreenEFS.html
Personal Firewalls / Intrusion Detection Systems / 
ADSL firewalls & routers

All PF reports

 

System & Application Hardening: Improving Host Security

Title Latest draft
Hardening BIND 8 / DNS bind_hardening8.html
(7.Mar.01)
Hardening BIND 9 bind9_20010430.html (updated)
Hardening Solaris:
1. Solaris 7 (manual hardening)

2. Solaris 7/8 (+ Yassp beta#5/Sunscreen)

3. Solaris 6/7/8 draft (Yassp beta#12)

4. Solaris 8 hardening with Jass v0.3 (DRAFT)

Yassp:
Post Installation doc.
Interview with Jean Chouanard
Also: Comparison of Hardening tools.(old draft)

Solaris Security tips digest:

  • May-Dec 2000
  • Jan-June 2001
Solaris_hardening1.htm

Solaris_hardening2.html  

Solaris_hardening3.html  

Solaris_hardening4.html  (updated)

 


Hardening Redhat6.1/ Mandrake 7.0 Linux with Bastille.
redhat_hardening.html
(10.8.00)
Contributions to SANS guides:
Windows NT Security, Step by Step
Computer Security Incident Response Handling, Step by Step
• Solaris Hardening v2
 
Hardening Applications (draft) application_hardening.html
(continuous updates)
Compiling Apache (draft) apache_notes.html

 

Weekly Security Newsletters

Title Latest draft
Weekly Solaris Security Digest
(May 2000 - July 2001)

 

solarisdigests

Tips 2000
Tips Jan-Jun2001

Weekly Security Tools Digest
(8th Sept. 2000 - July 2001)

 

toolsdigest
Good Reads www.boran.com/good_reads.html 
(updated regularly)

 

Tools

Tools are kept on a separate page

Copyright 2002, Sean Boran, Last Update: 11 mars, 2002