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Joomla! Web Security: Secure your Joomla! Website from Common Security Threats with this easy-to-use Guide by Tom Canavan

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General Information

This section covers information that is general in nature for your site’s security.

Preparing Your Tool Kit

The purpose of a tool kit is like a “ready bag”. It should contain the items that you need to recover or respond to a problem with your site.

You are free to modify, add, or delete any of these to make them fit into your personal situation.

  1. Blank CD-Rs To record logs for forensic purposes

  2. A CD-R that is burned with your tools (see tools section)

  3. Small tool set to work on your computer:

    1. Phillips head

    2. Flat-head screw driver

    3. ¼″ nut driver

    4. Pliers

    5. Small flashlight

  4. Note pad

  5. Pen and notepaper

  6. A copy of your site (for restoration), this can and should be a recent copy. However, DO NOT put your master backup here.

  7. One or two large capacity ...

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