Package rats: Information

Source package: rats
Version: 2.3-alt2
Build time:  Apr 11, 2022, 12:57 PM
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License: GPLv2+
Summary: Rough Auditing Tool for Security
Description: 
RATS scans through code, finding potentially dangerous function calls.
The goal of this tool is not to definitively find bugs (yet).  The
current goal is to provide a reasonable starting point for performing
manual security audits.

The initial vulnerability database is taken directly from things that
could be easily found when starting with the forthcoming book,
"Building Secure Software" by Viega and McGraw.

List of rpms provided by this srpm:
rats (e2kv6, e2kv5, e2kv4, e2k)
rats-debuginfo (e2kv6, e2kv5, e2kv4, e2k)

Maintainer: Dmitry V. Levin

List of contributors:
Dmitry V. Levin
Victor Forsyuk

    1. flex
    2. libexpat-devel

Last changed


Oct. 6, 2012 Dmitry V. Levin 2.3-alt2
- Fixed build with flex >= 2.5.36.
Sept. 14, 2010 Victor Forsyuk 2.3-alt1
- New version, new URL.
Oct. 23, 2005 Dmitry V. Levin 2.1-alt2
- Applied patch from Debian to fix build with new flex.