Shell security-hardening

Open-source Shell projects categorized as security-hardening Edit details

Top 8 Shell security-hardening Projects

  • lynis

    Lynis - Security auditing tool for Linux, macOS, and UNIX-based systems. Assists with compliance testing (HIPAA/ISO27001/PCI DSS) and system hardening. Agentless, and installation optional.

    Project mention: Linux security | | 2022-09-16
  • prowler

    Prowler is an Open Source security tool to perform AWS security best practices assessments, audits, incident response, continuous monitoring, hardening and forensics readiness. It contains more than 240 controls covering CIS, PCI-DSS, ISO27001, GDPR, HIPAA, FFIEC, SOC2, AWS FTR, ENS and custom security frameworks.

    Project mention: Opensource equivalent of Sailpoint | | 2022-09-25

    You’re not going to find a shiny enterprise web ui for free but there are tools out there. If you just want to review AWS accounts, you can use prowler


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  • content

    Security automation content in SCAP, Bash, Ansible, and other formats (by ComplianceAsCode)

    Project mention: Ansible for automation/ hardening. | | 2022-08-10
  • hardening

    Hardening Ubuntu. Systemd edition.

  • wazuh-docker

    Wazuh - Docker containers

    Project mention: Can Wazuh be installed along side of Graylog in the same system? | | 2022-05-26

    I think you can install a Wazuh + ELK stack docker Changing the ports by docker proxy. It will be safe

  • CentOS7-CIS

    Ansible CentOS 7 - CIS Benchmark Hardening Script

  • wazuh-packages

    Wazuh - Tools for packages creation

    Project mention: Stuck at indexer cluster start | | 2022-07-28

    So I created a PR to solve that issue: instead of rolling back whole wazuh-* installations, it just reverts to the backed up default state, then removes the backup.

  • InfluxDB

    Build time-series-based applications quickly and at scale.. InfluxDB is the Time Series Data Platform where developers build real-time applications for analytics, IoT and cloud-native services in less time with less code.


    Ansible RHEL 7 - CIS Benchmark Hardening Script (by radsec)

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2022-09-25.

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What are some of the best open-source security-hardening projects in Shell? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 lynis 10,082
2 prowler 6,605
3 content 1,666
4 hardening 955
5 wazuh-docker 356
6 CentOS7-CIS 87
7 wazuh-packages 52
8 RHEL7-CIS 28
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