Oracle Solaris 11 Security Administration

Duration : 5 Days (40 Hours)

Oracle Solaris 11 Security Administration Course Overview:

The Oracle Solaris 11 Security Administration course offers comprehensive guidance on security best practices tailored to the Oracle Solaris 11 context. Encompassing diverse subjects from authentication and authorization methods to security patch management and system auditing, the course concludes with practical exercises covering a spectrum of security-related aspects. Intended for system administrators, network engineers, and IT professionals seeking an extensive grasp of Oracle Solaris 11 security practices, the course serves as a valuable resource for those aiming to enhance their knowledge of system security within the Oracle Solaris 11 framework. Furthermore, it acts as a prerequisite for multiple Oracle Solaris system and network administrator certifications, making it an ideal choice for those pursuing certification on the platform.

Intended Audience:

  • IT professionals
  • Security professionals
  • System administrators
  • Developers
  • Consultants
  • Individuals responsible for Solaris system security
  • Those interested in configuring, monitoring, and managing Solaris 11 securely
  • Individuals involved in implementing or expanding Solaris security services
  • IT professionals seeking to validate or enhance their knowledge of Solaris security features

Learning Objectives of Oracle Solaris 11 Security Administration:

1. Understand network security concepts and best-practice security practices.
2. Learn about the Oracle Solaris 11 security architecture.
3. Configure authentication and authorization services on the Oracle Solaris 11 operating system.
4. Learn about the audit trail generated by auditing services in the OS.
5. Understand how to protect data and resources against unauthorized access through user and group privileges.
6. Master the concepts of setting up security systems to meet organizational needs.
7. Configure local and network authentication services with public key infrastructure.
8. Learn to use Cryptographic hardware providers like smart cards and tokens to enhance security.
9. Understand the resources required to set up Oracle Solaris 11 Security Administration.
10. Acquire the skills necessary to design, implement and troubleshoot secure systems on Oracle Solaris 11.

 Module 1: Introduction

  • Overview
  • Course Goals
  • Course Agenda
  • Introductions
  • Your Learning Center
  • Your lab environment

 Module 2: Plan for basic security

  • Evaluate security principles
  • Analyze the need for a security policy
  • Configure systems securely
  • Perform a security audit
  • Evaluate the need for upgrading systems

 Module 3: Identify Oracle Solaris 11 Security Technologies

  • Describing Oracle Solaris 11 OS Security
  • Exploring Oracle Solaris 11 Security Features

 Module 4: Secure Users and Processes

  • Introducing user and process rights
  • Managing user rights
  • Managing process rights

 Module 5: Manage SMF Security Behavior

  • Describing SMF Configuration
  • Managing Services

 Module 6: Manage Encryption and Certificates

  • Describing Cryptographic Services
  • Implementing the Cryptographic Framework
  • Implementing Key Management Framework (KMF)

 Module 7: Manage Auditing

  • Describing Oracle Solaris Auditing
  • Configuring Oracle Solaris Auditing
  • Administering the audit service
  • Managing the audit records

 Module 8: Secure Files and File System

  • Managing ZFS File System Security
  • Verifying File Integrity
  • Controlling Access to Files

 Module 9: Secure Systems and Attached Devices

  • Protecting System integrity
  • Controlling System Access
  • Controlling Access to Devices
  • Assessing the Compliance of an Oracle Solaris System

 Module 10: Manage Authentication Services

  • Implement PAM to Authenticate Users
  • Implementing Kerberos Authentication Mechanism
  • Securing remotely accesses file systems

 Module 11: Secure the Network

  • Describe network security
  • Implementing Secure Shell
  • Implementing TCP Wrappers
  • Configuring Packet Filter to control network access
  • Configure IPsec and IKE

 Module 12: Secure Oracle Solaris Zones

  • Describing Zones Security
  • Integrating Security Features into Zones
  • Managing Resources in Zones
  • Managing Network Security in Zones

 Module 13: Implement Labeled Security Using Trusted Extensions

  • Describing labeled security
  • Managing Trusted Extensions

Oracle Solaris 11 Security Administration Course Prerequisites:

The Oracle Solaris 11 Security Administration course is open to learners without specific prerequisites. However, having a knowledge of the Solaris Operating System would be advantageous.

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