Oracle Solaris 11 Security Administration

Length: 5 Days

Prerequisite:  Experienced Solaris 11 System and Security Administrators. Specifically, Students should have the following skills

  • Completed the Solaris 11 System Administration Level 1 course
  • Understand how to install Solaris software packages and OS updates with IPS
  • Understand how to administer user accounts
  • Understand how to configure the network in Solaris 11
  • Understand how to create ZFS storage pools and file systems
  • Understand Solaris file permissions
  • Understand how to configure and manage Solaris Zones

Course Description:
Students will learn about the security features in Solaris 11. Students will learn how to implement these features and technologies to reduce the risk of intrusion and to secure their system applications and data

Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe Features in Solaris 11 to Secure the OS
  • Understand Minimization
  • Secure Users and Processes through Role Based Access Accounts (RBAC)
  • Secure and Harden System Services
  • Install Security Updates
  • Restrict System and Root Access
  • Configure Security Settings in the OS
  • Manage Encryption and Certificates
  • Configure Auditing to Audit Significant Events
  • Secure Files and Filesystems
  • Secure Systems and Attached Devices
  • Manage Authentication Services
  • Implement Network Security
  • Secure the Network with Packet Filtering
  • Securing the Solaris OE using Containers
  • Implement Solaris Labeled Security Using Solaris Trusted Extensions
  • Build and Install a Golden Image using the Automated Installer (AI)