Lynis 1.0.0

- Support for CentOS (Tested: 5 Final)
- Support for Debian (Tested: 4.0)
- Support for FreeBSD (Tested: 6.2)
- Support for Mac OS X (Tested: 10.4)
- Test: Apache (ServerTokens option)
- Test: PHP (expose_php option)
- Test: Postfix (smtpd_banner option)
- Test: check valid shells
- Test: query pkg_info/RPM based systems
- Test: query pkg_info for double installed packages
- Test: query chkprintcap (FreeBSD)
- Test: scan binary directories
- Test: check administrator accounts
- Test: check permissions /etc/motd
- Test: read nameservers from /etc/resolv.conf
- Test: query nameservers and test connectivity
- Test: check promiscuous interfaces (FreeBSD)
- Test: check sticky bit on /tmp directory
- Test: check security brance in /etc/apt/sources.list
- Test: check kernel update on Debian
- Test: query default Linux run level
- Test: query chkconfig to see which services start at boot
- Test /etc/COPYRIGHT banner check for FreeBSD
- Support for program parameters
- Builtin integrity checks
- Color enhanced output for readability
- Support for profiles/templates
- Report file creation (for reporting/monitoring)
- Extended logfile creation (with system suggestions)
- Added lynis.spec file for RPM creation
- Created project page at website
- Added documentation (README), ToDo list (TODO)
- Man page lynis(8)

- No changes

- No bugfixes

About Lynis Enterprise

We help companies with auditing and hardening their Unix, Linux and macOS systems.

Our software solution performs in-depth security audits and provides guidance. This way you are quickly underway in getting your systems safe and secure.

With focus on automation, boring hardening documents and benchmarks are no longer needed.