LPIC-2: Linux Engineer Exam 202

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Terrence Cox
A veteran of twenty years in Information Technology in a variety of roles. He has worked in development, security and infrastructure well before they merged into what we now call DevOps. He provides training in Linux, VMWare, DevOps (Ansible, Jenkins, etc) as well as containers and AWS topics.


Topic 207: Domain Name Server

Exercise: Prepare Your System for a Secure DNS Server (chroot Jail Configuration)


Exercise: Create a DNS Server Forward Zone File


Quiz: 207 - Domain Name Server (End of Section Quiz)

Topic 208: Web Services

Exercise: Implement an Nginx Web Server


Exercise: Create an Nginx Reverse Proxy Configuration


Exercise: Generate Self-Signed SSL Certificates


Quiz: 208 - Web Services

Topic 209: File Sharing

Exercise: Create a Samba Share


Exercise: Create an NFS Export File with Permissions


Quiz: 209 - File Sharing (End of Section Quiz)

Topic 210: Network Client Management

Exercise: Secure User Access to VSFTPD Service with PAM Module


Quiz: 210 - Network Client Management (End of Section Quiz)

Topic 211: Email Services

Exercise: Deploy and Configure a Postfix Email Server


Exercise: Deploy and Configure a Courier IMAP and POP Server


Quiz: 211 - E-Mail Services (End of Section Quiz)

Topic 212: System Security

Exercise: Generate Public and Private SSH Keys


Exercise: Use Netcat to Set Up a Basic Network Listener to Test System Access


Quiz: 212 - System Security (End of Section Quiz)

Quiz: Course Assessment Exam



This course is designed to follow the Linux Professional Institute's Level 2 Exam 2 objectives. Upon completion of this course and with the associated downloadable materials, the student should be prepared to successfully complete the final exam in the LPIC-2 certification.

As of August 2018 this course has been updated to v4.5 of the LPIC Objectives.

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