Downloaded .deb safe?
donn.ingle at gmail.com
Sat Apr 12 20:54:08 UTC 2008
> practice and inspect the source code. If you're unable to inspect the
> source code, or don't consider yourself technically competent to inspect
> the source code for possible malware content, then don't install it.
But the deb is a compiled file and may have been made malicious by changing
the code before producing the deb. It's a real conundrum that can only be
solved by trust and that means using trusted repos or compiling the source
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