Improve your security defenses.

Security auditing, hardening and monitoring, for Linux and Unix systems.

Security automation

Lynis Enterprise is a security solution for Linux/UNIX environments. It helps you discover and solve issues quickly, so you focus on the interesting projects.

Scanning your first system, within just 1 minute?

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Companies are being covered by the news on a weekly basis. Not because of their achievements, but their inability to keep internal and customer data secure. Information security is a journey about discovering and learning. We are your guide, so you can experience in good company.


check Quick and simple
  • Easy to use interface
  • Integration with other tools
  • Understandable reports
check Saving time
  • Easy set-up, low maintenance
  • Audits within only a few minutes
  • Focused on automation
check Improved security defenses
  • Specialized in Unix technology
  • Independent of age and version


  • in-depth audits In-depth audits by host based scanning
  • optional installation Installation is optional
  • no dependencies Even dependencies are optional
  • Unix, Linux, BSD and macOS supported All Unix, Linux, BSD and macOS versions
  • Free version available Free community version available
  • Action plans Action plans, with priority based hardening strategies
  • Discover vulnerabilities Find undiscovered vulnerabilities
  • Compliance testing Compliance testing (PCI, HIPAA, SOx and others)
  • Intrusion detection and monitoring Detect intruders and monitor for configuration issues
  • Continuous auditing Continuous auditing, discover changes
  • Layered dashboards Layered dashboards (technical and managerial)
  • Reporting and data exports Reporting and data export
  • User management Different levels of user access
  • open source components Open source software

“ Lynis is a great tool to test our baselines and identify current problems and gaps ”
Dolev Farhi - DevOps Engineer, F5 Networks

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