Prowler

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Tool and Usage

Prowler is a security tool to perform security audits on AWS configurations. It helps to find configuration flaws and improve system hardening.

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Why this tool?

Prowler is the right tool for you when you want to check against the AWS CIS benchmark. The tool is freely available and is still maintained.

Usage and audience

Prowler is commonly used during security assessment or system hardening. Target users for this tool are auditors, security professionals, and system administrators.

Tool review

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:

Strengths

  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

Prowler is under development by Toni de la Fuente.

Prowler alternatives

Several alternative tools are available for Prowler that might be a good replacement.

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Zeus

Zeus is a security tool to provide security audits on AWS environments. It is written in shell script and can be used for security audits.

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Lynis

Security auditing tool for systems running Linux, mac OS, or Unix, to perform an in-depth health check.

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Project details
Latest releaseprowler-1.4 [2017-09-13]
License(s)Apache License 2.0
Last updatedSept. 17, 2017

Project health

85
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Links

GitHub iconProwler GitHub project

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