A few Linux Things

Smartmon
Linux Journal article on SMART
I setup the Smartmon tools on my servers that support it via a cron job. Can’t hurt

chkrootkit – shell script that checks system binaries for rootkit modification.
Same for this one got it croned in, not that I expect any internal threats, but just in case.

Introductin to the Firebird Database

Automating Security with GNU cfengine

Bacula – Bacula is a set of computer programs that permit you (or the system administrator) to manage backup, recovery, and verification of computer data across a network of computers of different kinds.

rsnapshot

Security+ Certification
Certifiably Secure: More Reasons to Consider Security+ at the Entry-level
CompTIA Security+™ Certification