SCAP Hardening CentOS 6

I just finished making my base Ansible role fully SCAP compliant (based on the DISA STIG I think). It doesn’t appear to have broken anything but I will need to test it thoroughly before I put it into production. I… Read More ›

Clamav and Centos 6: Part 2

In part 1 I explained the core clamav subsystems. In this part I will show my clamav configuration for CentOS 6. I choose a simple approach. The clamav applications run via cron jobs at scheduled times, once daily. None run… Read More ›

Clamav and Centos 6: Part 1

I’m going to explain how to install the open source anti-virus software clamv on CentOS 6 systems. It will take two parts. In the first I will try to describe its subsystems, in the second I will provide an Ansible… Read More ›

CentOS Security Guides

Security Meets CM As part of building my CentOS role in Ansible I been looking for best practice guides. When I found the security guides I hit the jackpot. These guides provide detailed instructions how to configure CentOS. In the… Read More ›