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Flawfinder
Computer languages Python  +
Documentation note User manual available in PDF format from http://www.dwheeler.com/flawfinder/flawfinder.pdf; User manual available in PostScript format from http://www.dwheeler.com/flawfinder/flawfinder.ps
Full description 'Flawfinder' looks through source code for'Flawfinder' looks through source code for potential security flaws in source code by using a built-in database of C/C++ functions with well-known problems, and providing a list of potential security flaws, sorted by risk, with the most potentially dangerous flaws shown first. Risk level depends on both the function and the values of the parameters of the function. It ignores text inside comments and strings. ignores text inside comments and strings.
Homepage URL http://www.dwheeler.com/flawfinder/  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords security  + , source code  + , function  + , flawfinder  + , risk  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 16 June 2004  +
License GPLv2 +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 9 September 2002  +
Name Flawfinder  +
Prerequisite description Python 1.5 or later  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  +
Real name David A. Wheeler  +
Related projects RATS + , Rats +
Resource URL mailto:dwheeler@dwheeler.com  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  +
Revisionid 7,443  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 April 2011 11:43:25  +
Revisionuser User:WikiSysop +
Role Maintainer  +
Short description Analyzes code for security risks  +
Software-development program-build-automation  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use software-development  +
User level none  +
Version comment 1.26 stable released 2004-06-16
Version date 16 June 2004  +
Version download http://www.dwheeler.com/flawfinder/flawfinder-1.26.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 1.26  +
Version status stable  +
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