Linux and Unix securityPerform security health scans for Linux, macOS, and Unix
Lynis and Lynis Enterprise Suite
Free open source auditing tool. It is battle-tested on Linux, macOS, and other flavors of Unix. Available as package or standalone download.Details and download
For companies that require compliance, reporting, and prioritized actionable items. This suite gets you back in control of your security defenses.More Details
What does it do?
Lynis and Lynis Enterprise help companies with their security scans. Besides the 'health scan', it provides a valuable list of actionable items. These come in handy during security assessments, audits, and for those require to be compliant with security standards.
Who uses it?
You are good in your profession, yet want to have an extra check when it comes to security. Software changes, vulnerabilities show up every day, and you want to be in control.
With all the tools at your disposal, you know there is not a silver bullet. You simply want to know the most critical areas and know that when it comes to compliance, that the right things are tested.
During your assessments and penetration tests a lot of issues show up. Instead of overwhelming your colleagues or clients, you want to give them actionable advice.
It is not easy to keep up with all developments in technology. You want to provide value with your audits and get companies in good shape when it comes to compliance and security.
Why Lynis Enterprise?
Easy to use
No one likes software that is difficult to use. We like to keep things simple: just one software suite. Start small and expand when your business grows.
Most vendors claim they do and support everything. We feel that can't be right. So we specialized in Linux, macOS, and other flavors of Unix.Supported operating systems
- Embedded (e.g. IoT)
- and more
Auditing is the first step to get an objective impression on your security defenses. Within just 15 minutes your data center can be fully audited.
With the sharp focus on Linux/Unix only, you gain the best possible knowledge in one solution.
Lynis is free to download and open source software. You will have full access to the inner workings of the program. That is why Lynis is a well-known auditing tool and also fully supported by the community.
Companies gain enterprise features, with a flexible pricing scheme.
After solving any discovered weaknesses, continuous security monitoring will detect (unauthorized) changes.
This way your efforts are safeguarded, preventing your security defenses from falling back.
Use reporting to spot any room for improvement. Information security is an ongoing process and reporting is your tool to improve your defenses even further.
Embed information security, keep control over your network and expand security awareness.
Integrate your existing CMDB with Lynis Enterprise, software configuration tool or SIEM solution. Automation is the key to save time and keep systems in the desired state.
Easy compliance with baselines, and predefined sets for HIPAA, PCI or other compliance needs.
Stay in control with the dashboard functionality. With one quick glance at the dashboard, it becomes easy again to target and focus your efforts.
Measure the security defenses of your systems and track them daily. Protect your valuable assets against threats.Compare Products
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“We were researching system hardening for Linux. With Lynis Enterprise, we found a great solution that makes work easy and reliable. This toolkit allows us to have much better control on the security of the systems. Especially those systems for our customers. The support offered by CISOfy has been excellent!”