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By: Alfie
May 18, 2017

Auditing *Nix Systems in Under 2 Minutes

By: Alfie
May 18, 2017
By: Alfie
May 18, 2017
Want to do a quick comprehensive audit for your *nix workstation or server? Granted, more than 100 controls will be tested, but use Nix Auditor.Steps:1.  Download the script https://github.com/XalfiE/Nix-Auditor 2.  Make the script executable - using chmod +x 3. Run the script - ensure you are root for comprehensive results4. Analyze the results under the following headings:
  • Kernel info
  • Kernel versions
  • Specific release information
  • Current user/group info
  • Users that have previously logged onto the system
  • All users and uid/gid info
  • Group memberships:
  • General CIS Checks (over 100 security checks)
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