Lynis v2.0.0- Security auditing and hardening tool

New release for Lynis an auditing tool for Unix. It scans the system and available software to detect security issues. Beside security related information it will also scan for general system information, installed packages and configuration mistakes. This software aims in assisting automated auditing, software patch management, vulnerability and malware scanning of Unix based systems.

The tool has almost no dependencies, therefore it runs on almost all Unix based systems and versions, including:

  • AIX
  • FreeBSD
  • HP-UX
  • Linux
  • Mac OS
  • NetBSD
  • OpenBSD
  • Solaris
  • and others

You can download the latest version over this link: