How are auditd and Lynis different?

Differences between auditd and Lynis Recently I received the question what the difference is between auditd and Lynis. Both focus on auditing, that part is clear. For someone not familiar with both software tools, the technical differences may not directly be obvious. Time to write about that, for everyone that has the same question. Comparing functionality Let’s start with a quick introduction in both tools. Audit daemon Auditd is the daemon process in the Linux Audit Framework, written and maintained by […]

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