Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Red Hat Launches Linux Security Certification Program

Filed under
Linux

Enterprise Linux software maker Red Hat Inc. Thursday launched a new security certification program for IT managers and Linux sysadmins and developers, Red Hat Certified Security Specialist.

It is the first enterprise Linux certification program of its kind, the company said.

Red Hat has long had RHCE (Certified Engineer) and RHCA (Certified Architect) programs in operation.

The RHCSS (Certified Security Specialist) designation is the first performance-based certification focused on security competency for enterprise Linux servers, the company said.

Full Story.

More in Tux Machines

Red Hat: The Answer is always the same: Layers of Security

There is a common misperception that now that containers support seccomp we no longer need SELinux to help protect our systems. WRONG. The big weakness in containers is the container possesses the ability to interact with the host kernel and the host file systems. Securing the container processes is all about shrinking the attack surface on the host OS and more specifically on the host kernel. Read more

Google to bring official Android support to the Raspberry Pi 3

The Raspberry Pi 3 is not hurting for operating system choices. The tiny ARM computer is supported by several Linux distributions and even has a version of Windows 10 IoT core available. Now, it looks like the Pi is about to get official support for one of the most popular operating systems out there: Android. In Google's Android Open Source Project (AOSP) repository, a new device tree recently popped up for the Raspberry Pi 3. Raspberry Pis, if you're not aware, are cheap, credit card-sized, single board ARM computers with a focus on education and open source software. Hardware hackers and DIYers love the Pi due to its open nature, small size, and plethora of ports and software. Read more

CentOS Linux 6.8 Officially Released, Based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.8

CentOS developer and maintainer Johnny Hughes today, May 25, 2016, had the great pleasure of announcing the release and immediate availability for download of the CentOS Linux 6.8 operating system. Read more

Ubuntu MATE 16.10 Switches to GTK3, Adopts Snap Packages for the MATE Desktop

Softpedia was informed a few moments ago by Martin Wimpress about the development plan for the next major release of the Ubuntu MATE computer operating system. Read more Also: Ubuntu MATE 16.10 Moving To GTK3