This is a collection of hints and tips, how to's, and articles covering IT security issues I have come across.

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Securing access to a Solaris system

This document details some of the focus areas for security and provides suggestions to make it strong.

sadmind daemon vulnerability

In its default configuration sadmind uses a set of clear text Remote Procedure Calls (RPC) to authenticate between two machines.

How to bypass BIOS Passwords

BIOS passwords are used to either prevent a user from changing the BIOS settings or to prevent the PC from booting without a password

Automated Security Enhancement Tool (ASET)

ASET allows you to monitor and restrict access to system files. It can be configured for three security levels: low, medium, and high.

Sun EEPROM Security

On Sun workstations and servers you can interact with the boot EEPROM (NVRAM) at any time by holding down the STOP (L1) key and pressing the "a" key