by Jason Ritzke, Senior Technical Consultant at Taos When architecting secure infrastructure a natural place to begin is a common standard set, such as those provided in a DISA STIG or CIS guideline. However, while industry standard compliance documents can often be a provocative starting point for thinking about your infrastructure requirements, they are no […]
Historically, operating systems in the UNIX and UNIX-like family have not only been incredibly stable, but have also been trailblazers in technology. Some have been more renowned for using what’s become tried and true– as well as being slow moving targets that are easier to support. Those in the latter category have at times had a fear of change when seemingly too sudden or divergent from their current standing, but change isn’t always bad. Sometimes it’s just simply that: change, and in the case of SysV Init, the change has been a long time coming.