Preface

The Oracle Linux Security Guide provides security guidelines for the Oracle Linux 6 operating system. The guide presents steps that you can take to harden an Oracle Linux system and the features that you can use to protect your data and applications. You can tailor the recommendations in the guide to suit your site security policy.

Audience

This document is intended for administrators who analyze security requirements, implement site security policy, install and configure the Oracle Linux operating system, and maintain system and network security. It is assumed that readers have a general knowledge of Linux administration, a good foundation in software security, and knowledge of your organization's site security policy.

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