[Owasp-southafrica] SECURING MAC OS X LEOPARD (10.5)

Lindsay van Eden lindsay.vaneden at absa.co.za
Wed Aug 20 05:34:59 EDT 2008

Morning everyone,

For those of you who love apple as much as I do, thought this would be most
Corsaire have released their new leopard hardening guide, links below.


Lindsay van Eden
GRCB Information Security
Barclays PLC ­ ZA Regional Data Centre

Direct:  +27 11 772 7172
mailto:  Lindsay.vaneden at absa.co.za
mailto:  Lindsay.vaneden at barclays.com
mailto:  GRCBZARegionalDataCentreInformationSecurity at Barclays.com

OWASP South Africa

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From: Jane Frankland <jane.frankland at corsaire.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2008 15:53:17 +0100
To: Jane Frankland <jane.frankland at corsaire.com>
Cc: Jane Frankland <jane.frankland at corsaire.com>

In keeping with our transparent approach to knowledge share, Corsaire
Research, http://research.corsaire.com <http://research.corsaire.com/>
regularly produces white papers to enable the wider community to understand
the threats facing their organisation; develop best practices, mitigate
vulnerabilities, address knowledge gaps and improve technical skills.
Our latest paper on Securing MAC OS X (10.5) serves as a good example. It
can be found by accessing
Paper Synopsis
This guide is an updated version of the Securing Mac OS X Tiger (10.4) and
includes the new security features offered by Mac OS X Leopard (10.5). It is
aimed at users in environments requiring stronger security controls in their
operating system, making full use of the protection features offered by Mac
OS X 10.5. It may also be of use to System Administrators wishing to enforce
an organisation-wide desktop security policy.

I hope you enjoy it; please do feel free to give me some feedback.
Kind regards,

Jane Frankland
Corsaire Limited 
Unit 2, Grosvenor Court, Hipley Street, Old Woking, Surrey GU22 9LL
Switch: +44 (0)1483 746700     DDI: +44 (0)1483 746711     Fax: +44 (0)1483
Email: jane.frankland at corsaire.com
<blocked::mailto:jane.frankland at corsaire.com>    Web: www.corsaire.com


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