Introducing Centrify DirectSecure Part 2: Securing UNIX and Linux Systems with IPsec and Active Directory

Introducing Centrify DirectSecure Part 2: Securing UNIX and Linux Systems with IPsec and Active Directory

Centrify CTO Paul Moore and Director of Product Management David McNeely take us under the hood of Centrify DirectSecure, showing how it uses IPsec in an Active Directory environment to secure your UNIX and Linux systems. For a deeper look at DirectSecure's architecture, see Introducing Centrify DirectSecure Part 3: Leveraging the Racoon Internet Key Exchange (IKE) Daemon.


Running Time: 49 minutes

Speaker

Paul Moore, Chief Technical Officer

Moderator

David McNeely, Director, Product Management

Topics Covered

  • How Centrify's use of IPsec differs from traditional VPN-focused products
  • IPsec's ability to encrypt data in motion and protect communication between systems within a network
  • Using Active Directory Group Policy to customize IPsec across your network
  • The use of the Internet Key Exchange (IKE) daemon for peer-to-peer IPsec communication
  • Why IPsec can be more secure and easier to centrally manage than traditional firewalls
  • IPsec and ensuring trust of exchanged PKI certificates