hardening-check - A tool for inspecting low-level hardening characteristics of ELF binaries

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 42.3
Repository Security all
Package name hardening-check
Package version 2.6
Package release 9.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 18.89 KB
Download size 12.31 KB
Official Mirror widehat.opensuse.org
This package contains a Perl script that allows checking
a number of hardening characteristics of ELF binaries.
This includes checks for PIE executables, stack protection, source
fortification, read-only relocations and immediate binding.


Package Version Architecture Repository
hardening-check - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/perl -
perl -


Name Value
hardening-check = 2.6-9.1
hardening-check(x86-64) = 2.6-9.1


Type URL
Binary Package hardening-check-2.6-9.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package hardening-check-2.6-9.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Security repository:
    # zypper addrepo http://widehat.opensuse.org/opensuse/repositories/security/openSUSE_Leap_42.3/ security
  2. Install hardening-check rpm package:
    # zypper install hardening-check




2017-10-11 - jengelh@inai.de
- Repair grammar and neutrality in the description.
2017-10-11 - matthias.gerstner@suse.com
- perl_regex.patch: fixes the build after a seemingly newer perl version
complains about a bad perl regular expression contained in the makefile.
- hardening-check-rpmlintrc: suppress no-binary warning, the spec file
explains why this package can be considered arch specific
2017-08-03 - matthias.gerstner@suse.com
- initial version of package

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