BLUG meeting Thurs Mar 7th, at BTC

Date: 
3/3/13
Scott, and Christina

Description

Thursday, Mar 7th, at BTC, IN ROOM - CC201, from 6:30pm til 9pm, BLUG will have it's regularpublic meeting.
Meeting includes:
"Hands-on Help Time" from 6:30pm til 7pm, Linux News, Q&A and
will feature a LAMP security presentation by Scott, and Christina who are both members of the WCC (Whatcom Community College) team that will be competing at CCDC (Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition) in March.
"Hands-on Help Time":
Starting at 6:30pm, 1/2 hour prior to the regular 7pm start time,
BLUG offers hands-on help for anyone with a Linux issue.
Bring your computer and let the BLUG folks give you a hand.
Presentation:
Presenters will review the first steps in securing a LAMP server and discuss the importance of monitoring systems afterwards. They will show the recommended steps for securing Linux, Apache, MySQL, and as well as PHPmyadmin. Additionally, they will do a live demonstration on both security and the danger of not securing a system. There will also be a Q&A period covering the importance of security in a server environment.
Location:
WE WILL BE IN ROOM CC201, on the 2nd floor of BTC's new Campus Center Building.
Remember,
this meeting is open to the public. Tell your neighbor
and bring a friend!