Audit and Compliance

This knowledge domain is about how to perform technical security audits and understand compliance requirements for Linux security.

In almost every work area one or more compliance standards may apply to your company. Examples include PCI-DSS for accepting credit card payments, HIPAA for healthcare institutions and service providers, or GDPR when storing information about citizens of the European Union. Within this knowledge, we learn about the various compliance standards and how to interpret them. It will boost your professional value if you understand how to apply the most important measures, and what to look for.

This knowledge domain was last updated May 12, 2017


Module: System and Security Audits with Lynis

System and Security Audits with Lynis
  • Automate Lynis security scans
  • Installation and Configuration of Lynis

Module: Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP)

Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP)