Lynis

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Lynis

http://cisofy.com/lynis/
Security auditing and hardening tool

Lynis is an auditing and hardening tool for Unix derivatives like Linux/BSD/Solaris. It scans systems to detect software and security issues. Besides security-related information, it will also scan for general system information, installed packages, and possible configuration mistakes. The software is aimed at assisting automated auditing, software patch management, and vulnerability and malware scanning of Unix-based systems.


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Download version 1.5.1 (mature)
released on 22 April 2014

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Licensing

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GPLv3



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Michael Boelen Lead developer


Resources and communication

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AllHomepagehttp://cisofy.com


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