Data and Storage

This knowledge domain has the focus on securing data and its storage within Linux environments. It is part of the Linux Security Expert training program.

One of the most precious assets to an organization is data. Data should be properly stored, accessed, and transferred, to guarantee its availability, integrity, and confidentiality.

This knowledge domain was last updated May 27, 2017


Module: Storing passwords and secrets

Storing passwords and secrets

Module: File system security

File system security
  • Extended attributes on file systems
  • Security for the EXT file system

Module: Storage Protocols

Storage Protocols
  • Samba and the SMB protocol
  • Using NFS