Linux Platforms as a Secure Desktop Solution

Mohammed A., Khawar Nehal
2017 International Journal of Computer Applications  
A lot of discussion goes into Enterprise Security, Network Security, and Computer Security. Initially, the most commonly used software are a combination of Operating systems, Desktop, and several standard applications like email clients, web browsers, word processing for document creating and editing. Now, the fact is that the listed common software combinations are the target of the most social engineered attacks, so selecting a secure combination for desktops shall go way far from these
more » ... ar from these attacks into raising the security levels in many organizations. In this paper, we shall look at some of the configurations available in Linux platform that allows it to avoid and mitigate many of these common attacks which are considered to be the main cause of many security breaches.
doi:10.5120/ijca2017913597 fatcat:6dxefqufjzemtfh5vrl35v3hfy