Hardened Linux is a hardened and minimalized Linux distribution based on Slackware. It includes a grsecurity/PaX patched kernel, stack smashing protected and hardened packages, additional security scripts, and automatically enabled host intrusion detection.
|Tags||Security Networking Firewalls Operating Systems Linux Distributions CD-Based|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
Release Notes: This release includes the new package system tool called 'cpfos'. Many package updates were made.
Release Notes: This is primarily a package update for the 1.6.6-snapshot release. It includes gcc 4.2, glibc 2.5 and kernel 22.214.171.124-grsec (this time with the ne2k_pci network driver).
Release Notes: Different packages were updated. The documentation package now includes HTML files instead of a PDF file. This release also includes permission fixes in the binutils package and a 126.96.36.199 kernel.
Release Notes: A lot of work has been done with the packages, and there are many new updates available. Kernel based features are the 188.8.131.52 update and support of eCryptfs. This release contains security updates for CVE-2007-1536.
Release Notes: Glibc is now patched with the ctermid() patch. The Linux kernel was updated to 184.108.40.206. Other packages were updated, including netcat (nc), OpenBSD-inetd, dnsmasq, gradm, iptables, rkhunter, openssh, openldap, nmap, and the tcpip package. sysklogd now also uses the Debian package source (but with ssp and -pie) and is compiled for 2.6.x kernels now. This release also includes security updates for gnupg, tcpdump, clamav, openldap, and spamassasin.