Solaris Kernel Tuning for Security

by Ido Dubrawsky
Sept. 19, 2017 1 comment Symantec Apps & Hardening

The Solaris kernel provides a great deal of user-configurable control over the system TCP/IP stack. Everything from cache table lifetimes to the number of TCP connections that the system can address are controllable. However, without understanding the underlying need for tuning these kernel parameters many system administrators choose to ignore them - thereby leaving their systems vulnerable to a resourceful assailant.

2flash 7 months, 1 week ago

Ido here wrote a good piece on the Solaris Kernel security tuning! Really like his style.