Featuring 10 Papers as of January 22, 2005
Securing GroupWise 6.5 for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 and Novell Nterprise Linux Services 1.0 by Ben Austin - January 22, 2005
The purpose of this document is to help readers properly secure a Novell GroupWise 6.5 (GroupWise) environment installed on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 (SLES) using Novell Nterprise Linux Services 1.0 (NNLS).
Security Best Practice - Novell NetWare 6.5 Remote Management Utilities by Adam Schieman - April 8, 2004
It's not always what you know, it's who you know. Whether it is a good deal on a product, a free place to stay on a vacation or the extra edge to beat out competition for a job, knowing the right people helps people get the things they want.
Securing a NetWare 6.5 Installation and Server Environment by Robert Clarke - March 25, 2004
Even though NetWare still supports the more secure IPX/SPX protocol, over the past 6 years Novell has increasingly focused more on NetWare running on the less secure TCP/IP protocol.
Secure Server Policies and Procedures for Novell NetWare Compliance by Dale Daugherty - January 23, 2004
This paper outlines five basic areas of security which need to be considered when securing servers and provides generalized policy guidelines, regardless of the operating system.
Novell Small Business Suite Security Recommendations by Scott Stone - December 13, 2003
Novell has a reputation for strong security. But, since converting their product to become TCP/IP based, it has many potential security risks not yet recognized.
"Password security and the means of achieving it within a Novell environment" by Erik Ball - March 15, 2003
This paper will focus on the need for password security and the various means of implementing and maintaining it within a Novell NDS / eDirectory environment.
Assessing and Securing a Novell Netware Environment by Justin Northcraft - January 19, 2003
This paper is designed to aid a Security Administrator and or Security Auditor in assessing the risks and vulnerabilities of a Novell Netware environment and to aid the administrator in removing, limiting, and/or monitoring those risks.
Securing Novell NetWare 6 by Darren Mattila - January 5, 2003
This document will discuss some general and specific procedures, settings and precautions now required to keep the NetWare server secure.
Implementing a Strong Password Filter in a NetWare Environment by Damien Dinh - March 11, 2002
This paper discusses the processes of two client-based solutions for implementing a password filter in the NetWare environment
NetWare 4 and 5 Security Guide and Checklist by Mark Sanderson - September 5, 2001
This paper offers a collection of NetWare 4 and 5 security topics in the form of a guide which becomes the basis of a checklist.
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