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Clinker is a tool to test SSL and TLS security for Firefox. It is an addon that shows the used cipher suites, certificates, and shows related security information of the connection itself.

Requirements: Firefox

Usage and audience

clinker is commonly used for security assessment or web application analysis. Target users for this tool are general public.

Author and Maintainers

Clinker is under development by Hubert Kario.


Supported operating systems

Clinker is known to work on Linux.

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Project details
Latest releaseclinker-0.0.2 [2014-06-22]
LicenseBSD 2-clause

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