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Re: hardening Mac OS X | security tools for OS X
From: Dan Burrowes <danburrowes () gmail com>
Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2010 09:47:25 +0900

On 9/14/10 2:41 AM, Sven Aluoor wrote:
What other tools to consider? What do you use on OS X?

Check out the benchmarks available for free download from the Center for
Internet Security:

Also, Bastille runs on Mac OS X:

If you're not comfortable tuning the ipfw firewall manually, check out

Last (yet should probably be first), three words: log, log, and log.
Set up logging to a central syslog server.  Basic *nix command line
skills combined with a few automated shells scrips will bring you very
far indeed.  If you want pretty graphs and layout, install Splunk
(though it's overkill for a single host):

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