sysechk (System Security Checker)

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Tool and Usage

Project details
LicenseAGPL 3.0
Programming languageshell script
AuthorCĂ©dric FĂ©lizard
Latest release0.9 []

Project health

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Usage and audience

sysechk is commonly used for IT audit or system hardening. Target users for this tool are auditors, security professionals, and system administrators.


  • Can run non-privileged (as normal user)
  • Command line interface

Tool review and remarks

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


  • + Used language is shell script
  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

Sysechk is under development by CĂ©dric FĂ©lizard.


Supported operating systems

Sysechk is known to work on Linux.

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Related tool information


This tool is categorized as a configuration audit tool and Linux security audit tool.