How to Install and Uninstall tiger Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 8, 2022

TIGER, or the ‘tiger’ scripts, is a set of tools (Bourne shell scripts and C programs) which are used to perform a security audit of different operating systems components. The tools can be both run all at once to generate an audit report of the system and to detect elements that could be fixed when hardening it. In this guide, I will show you how to install tiger on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install tiger on Ubuntu 22.04

Install tiger Ubuntu 22.04

tiger is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you how to install it in various ways. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install tiger using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to install tiger on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install tiger Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install tiger

Install tiger using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install tiger by following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install tiger Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install tiger

Uninstall tiger on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu is difficult? You are mistaken; Anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just tiger.

If you installed tiger using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall tiger on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove tiger

To uninstall tiger and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge tiger

Conclusion

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install tiger on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall tiger too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require assistance. I’m delighted to respond.