securing a fedora 12 pc on a lan

James Mckenzie jjmckenzie51 at
Tue Jul 27 17:43:43 UTC 2010

Steve Searle <steve at> wrote:
>Sent: Jul 27, 2010 1:38 PM
>To: Community support for Fedora users <users at>
>Subject: Re: securing a fedora 12 pc on a lan
>Around 06:32pm on Tuesday, July 27, 2010 (UK time), mike lan scrawled:
>>  I've installed a Fedora 12 kde live cd on a local area network, that I want
>> to keep safe from hacking
>> ( specially from network admin. !!)

Not a good idea.  This could be contrary to your company's IT policy.

>> Is  a default fedora 12 install  secure enough ?
>> or do i still take some measures to secure the pc  ?
>It sounds like you are doing something that is probably contrary to your
>employers IT policy, but if you are concerned then unplug the network cable.
Honey Pot maybe....

James McKenzie

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