Security auditing tools?

Wouter Stomp wouterstomp at
Wed Feb 22 17:15:13 GMT 2006

On 2/22/06, John Richard Moser <nigelenki at> wrote:

> Ubuntu seems to have several branches.  There's a base desktop branch,
> an educational branch, a KDE desktop branch, a server branch, a small
> business server branch, etc.  Would it be infeasible to consider a
> security auditing branch which packages up security tools and initial
> configuration helpers (i.e. "get a dictionary for john the ripper,"
> "Copy local users to nessus user list," "update interface for
> Nessus/nmap/amap databases/plugins" etc)?  I may be going out on a limb
> here; I haven't considered that I may be the only person in the world
> who would find this useful.

Sounds a lot like nUbuntu ( )


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