Fortress Linux is the first free Linux distribution that is specially designed to protect your fundamental right to privacy and security on your computer in every aspect. Even companies and institutions that keep personal or classified information can benefit from Fortress Linux. It would be far less likely that the information they possess may be accidentally disclosed or deliberately stolen when their systems are secured by Fortress Linux.[mccracken]
Fortress Linux is build from scratch, together with only the best influences from many other popular Linux distributions and Linux software which leads into a compact, fast, secure and user-friendly operating system without the lag from bloatware and too much eye candy. Choose between a small, full or custom installation containing only the software you want for the functionality you need.