Lynis security controls



Controls

ControlCategoryDescription
DBS-1816DatabaseEmpty root password for MySQL

No password has been set for MySQL 'root' user

DBS-1882DatabaseRedis configuration file

This Lynis control tests for file permissions of the Redis configuration file.

DBS-1884DatabaseRedis 'requirepass' option

Require a password for Redis instances to prevent unauthorized connections from connecting to your Redis instances.

DBS-1886DatabaseRedis CONFIG parameter

By default the CONFIG command can be used. To prevent users from using this command, it can be disabled or renamed for an additional level of security.