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Cybersecurity Analyst - ORNL Feb 2010 - Aug 2012

Percussion Performance Major - University of Tennessee Aug 2012- Present


Jul
23
revised sensible logs policy & tools
flushed out my answer with some snippets of logrotate.conf
Jul
23
answered sensible logs policy & tools
Jul
22
comment Why su to root instead of logging in as root?
How do you get a subshell from inside vim?
Jul
22
comment Discretely restrict users from running certain programs on Windows computers
What if, say, it were to support management policy? Would it be worthwhile to expend resources to find the kind of solution Jeff is looking for?
Jul
20
comment Viewing logs on a remote linux server
Splunk has a tail feature that you can use to do remote tail -f on a file. I don't believe it does side-by-side, though.
Jul
20
revised Ubuntu Machine Reboots instead of Switching to a Virtual Console
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Jul
20
accepted Ubuntu Machine Reboots instead of Switching to a Virtual Console
Jul
20
comment Why su to root instead of logging in as root?
I don't understand the problem with sudo vim foo.txt. I ran that, then exited vim and still was myself, is there something I'm missing?
Jul
20
comment Why su to root instead of logging in as root?
Could you flesh out why the remote root login is a "reasonably big vulnerability."
Jul
17
comment How can an attacker gain root next time a compromised account does?
sorry, I missed that part of the question.
Jul
17
answered How can an attacker gain root next time a compromised account does?
Jul
17
awarded  Nice Question
Jul
16
asked Why su to root instead of logging in as root?
Jul
16
comment Ubuntu file permissions
Could you also post any error you get when trying to delete a file?
Jul
16
asked Ubuntu Machine Reboots instead of Switching to a Virtual Console
Jul
15
revised What's the safest online password system?
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Jul
15
awarded  Enthusiast
Jul
10
awarded  Autobiographer
Jul
10
answered Avoid logging of certain missing files into the Apache2 error log
Jul
10
answered Easiest way for fast transfer of files between linux servers?