Security, Updates and Best Practices on Linux Real Time Operating Systems

Updated Feb 22, 2019

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Operating System

  • NI Linux Real-Time

Issue Details

What procedures do National Instruments undertake regarding security on Linux Real time Operating systems?


For Linux Real Time Operating systems, NI provides:
  • Regular Software Updates, by removing outdated and insecure features.
  • NI update service which includes improved response time, important bug fixes, and additional functionalities to deliver more finely targeted critical updates. It also delivers service packs and major upgrades for all NI software to users with a Standard Service Program.
  • Newer versions of firmware and Software.
NI also provides all users a best practice guide in the event all the above mentioned procedures are not sufficient.

Additional Information

For further information please refer to NI Linux Real-Time Security User Guide.


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