I'm a big fan of the Hacking Exposed style of writing. All offensive theory is backed up by command line examples, followed by defensive countermeasures. Hacking Exposed: Linux, 2nd Ed (HE:L2E) follows this tradition, updating the content of the first edition and adding 200 pages of new content. Although I reviewed the first edition in Sep 01, reading the second edition reminded me of the challenges posed by securely configuring and deploying Linux systems.
Thursday, March 13, 2003
Review of Hacking Exposed: Linux, 2nd Ed Posted
Amazon.com just posted my five start review of Hacking Exposed: Linux, 2nd Ed.. From the review: