Securing a digital ocean server -- need help

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  • lynis

    Lynis - Security auditing tool for Linux, macOS, and UNIX-based systems. Assists with compliance testing (HIPAA/ISO27001/PCI DSS) and system hardening. Agentless, and installation optional.

    Like other’s have said changing ports isn’t worth the administration overhead. Focus on hardening the system and look at a tool like lynis to make recommendations https://github.com/CISOfy/Lynis

  • How-To-Secure-A-Linux-Server

    An evolving how-to guide for securing a Linux server.

    Relevant guide (I am not the author): https://github.com/imthenachoman/How-To-Secure-A-Linux-Server

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