Docker plugin for Lynis


After virtualization, containers have seen a huge increase during the last years. Although the technology is not new, Docker has definitely increased its popularity.

When deploying Docker in your environment, the configuration needs to be tuned, hardened, and monitored. Several aspects of Docker security include: Docker host configuration, Docker daemon, container images, and container privileges.

This plugin will help to gather more information regarding Docker and its configuration.


This test is only available to users of Lynis Enterprise, as it collects specific data to be used with the Enterprise version.

Plugin tests