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Vincent Danen: Yet Another Secure Linux Distro.. why?

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On IRC last night I was pointed to a new secure linux distro... this one simply called Hardened Linux. The individual whom I was speaking with ("Intensity") was wondering why there needed to be YASLD (Yet Another Secure Linux Distro). Interested, I was reading through the page to see if there was anything unique... you know, something no other secure distro offered that might give it some appeal.

Well, about the only thing I can see that would make this thing any more interesting than any others is that this one is based on Slackware. AFAIK, there is no other hardened distro out there based on Slackware. They also seem to be working on some custom configuration (web-based) tools. Well, that seems par for the course, doesn't it?

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