security of the universe repository
glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Thu Dec 20 03:27:02 UTC 2012
On 12/17/2012 09:57 PM, Chandra Amarasingham wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am new to this list.
> I am wondering if there is an "official" word on the security of the
> universe repository compared to the Main repository. By security I mean
> free from malicious code.
> I don't think there are anti-virus programs in the Main repository, but
> I think clam anti-virus is in the universe repository.....but that means
> I am not able to be confident that the clam anti-virus itself does have
> malicious aspects (eg. from other sources...).
> I thought it would be nice to have some scanning software in the main
> repository which can be used to scan software from other repositories
> which don't enjoy the same level of confidence.
> Or are there other methods to getting around this conundrum?
> Sorry I am pedantic by nature.
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