Research Securing Pre
From WebOS Internals
So here we'll explore some of the general best practices that sysadmins using Linux normally employ when securing their systems and how such practices can be used on the Palm Pre to provide a higher level of privacy and security on your device.
System Logging mechanisms
- RDXD Logging facility
- Uploadd facility
- PmLog (syslog alternative)
- Alternative Logging configuration for security and privacy
Protocols listening for any inbound connection
The Palm Pre does have iptables installed, so lets look at the Current Iptables configuration with that in mind, lets look at an alternative Iptables configuration for security and privacy.