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Usage of the Lynis security auditing tool

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Lynis Audit Difference Between Found Known Binary and Just Found

When I run a Lynis audit of my Xubuntu system, under System Tools, binary scan, most of the binaries are returned as Found known binary: package (pkg category) - /path/to/binary But under /usr/bin ...
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How to update Lynis to the latest version?

I'm new with Lynis, the security tool. I installed it with a package manager and check that it is the latest version: $ sudo apt-get install lynis ... lynis is already the newest version (2.1.1-1). ...
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How different are Lynis and Wazuh solutions? [closed]

It seems both Cisofy's Lynis and Wazuh's OSSEC share a lot of functionalities. I'm completely newbie on both tools and yet I need to pick one (or both) to help achieve PCI DSS Compliance. Any thoughts?...
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Lynis Test: SSH settings/tools

When I run my Lynis I get the following: [+] Shells ------------------------------------ - Checking shells from /etc/shells Result: found 6 shells (valid shells: 6). - Session timeout ...