Security Apps for Ubuntu: Hello Folks! In this article, we shared the information about the “Best Security Apps for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS & 19.04“. You can install all those apps from Snap Package Installer. The latest version of Ubuntu contains the snap package installer default, If your system misses that and then follow the article to install the snap package installer on Ubuntu. Snap comes default in the later versions of “Ubuntu 16.04”. You can find your Ubuntu version using the following article: Find Ubuntu Version.
Now, in the below list we shared information of best security apps with the installation commands:
- KeePassXC Snap App
- BitWarden Snap App
- Secrethub-cli Snap App
- Wormhole Snap App
- Livepatch Snap App
KeePassXC Snap App:
KeePassXC Ubuntu: The best password management application available for Ubuntu. KeePassxc is best in managing the personal data of the owners. The KeePassXC is the cross platform application and so available for all OS. This application is available for Ubuntu 18.04 & 19.04 versions. You can download & install the snap application using the following command:
BitWarden Snap App:
BitWarden is also the best snap application to manage password in your Ubuntu PC. A most secure and free Password management snap application. This application helps you save the Website logins password, Database password & Email password too. This application seals your data with AES-256 bit encryption, salted hashing, and PBKDF2 SHA-256. You can install the BitWarden Snap application using the following command:
Secrethub-cli Snap App:
SecretHub is one of the best Password security management application available for Ubuntu. It helps you to store the passwords directly from the websites, email, and databases. You can access the Password Database on Terminal with SecretHub App. Install the SecretHub Client app using the below command:
The SecretHub application can be accessed through the Command-Line Interfaces. The essential commands for handling Secrethub app is:
Management Commands: org Manage shared organization workspaces. repo Manage repositories. acl Manage access rules on directories. service Manage service accounts. account Manage your personal account. config Manage your local configuration. Commands: help Show help. signup Create a free personal developer account. write Write a secret. read Read a secret. ls List contents of a path. mkdir Create a new directory. rm Remove a directory, secret or version. tree List contents of a directory in a tree-like format. inspect Print details of a resource. audit Show the audit log. inject Inject secrets into a template. run Pass secrets as environment variables to a process. printenv Print environment variables.
Wormhole Snap App:
Wormhole Ubuntu is an app to transfer the files from one system to another in a secured manner. This Wormhole is a command-line interface tool. Wormhole provides the package which helps to transfers the small-sized text files from one system to another system in a secured manner. You can use the below command to install the Wormhole snap application.
The Wormhole application can be accessed through the Command-Line Interfaces. The essential commands for handling the Wormhole app is:
Options: --appid APPID appid to use --relay-url URL rendezvous relay to use --transit-helper tcp:HOST:PORT transit relay to use --dump-timing FILE.json (debug) write timing data to file --version Show the version and exit. --help Show this message and exit. Commands: help receive Receive a text message, file, or directory (from 'wormhole send') send Send a text message, file, or directory ssh Facilitate sending/receiving SSH public keys
Livepatch Snap App:
This application is limited upto Ubuntu 18.04 Version only. Livepatch app is otherwise named as Canonical Livepatch launched by Official Canonical. This app is mainly used to fix the security flaws on your Ubuntu PC. The basic purpose of this app is fixing your Ubuntu PC from unwanted flaws. You can install the snap app using the following command:
That’s it. The above mentioned lists are the best security based snap apps for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Ubuntu 19.04 Disco Dingo Version. If you have any queries related to the above article and then kindly comment us below.