Tool and Usage
Utility like pkg-audit for Arch Linux to find vulnerable packages on the system
The arch-audit utility scans the system for known vulnerabilities. It does so by looking at the version of installed packages and compare them with a database of known vulnerable versions.
Usage and audience
arch-audit is commonly used for vulnerability scanning. Target users for this tool are security professionals and system administrators.
- arch-audit is written in Rust
- Command line interface
Tool review and remarks
The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:
- + The source code of this software is available
Supported operating systems
Arch-audit is known to work on Linux.