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  Analyzed over 1 year ago

Sudo (su "do") allows a system administrator to give certain users (or groups of users) the ability to run some (or all) commands as root or another user while logging the commands and arguments.

149K lines of code

1 current contributors

over 1 year since last commit

3,534 users on Open Hub

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  Analyzed about 10 hours ago

Wireshark is the world's foremost network protocol analyzer, and is the de facto (and often de jure) standard across many industries and educational institutions. (Wireshark was known as Ethereal until June 09, 2006)

4.31M lines of code

236 current contributors

about 18 hours since last commit

1,274 users on Open Hub

Very High Activity
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Common Unix Printing System (CUPS)


  Analyzed about 6 hours ago

CUPS provides a portable printing layer for Unix(r)-based operating systems. It has been developed to promote a standard printing solution for all Unix vendors and users. CUPS provides the System V and Berkeley command line interfaces, and uses the Internet Printing Protocol ("IPP") as the basis for ... [More] managing print jobs and queues. The Line Printer Daemon (LPD) Server Message Block (SMB), and AppSocket (a.k.a. JetDirect) protocols are also supported with reduced functionality. CUPS adds network printer browsing and PostScript Printer Description ("PPD") based printing options to support real world printing under UNIX. It includes an image file RIP that supports printing of image files to non-PostScript printers. A customized version of GNU Ghostscript 7.05 for CUPS called ESP Ghostscript is [Less]

554K lines of code

13 current contributors

14 days since last commit

1,061 users on Open Hub

Very Low Activity
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Nmap Security Scanner


  Analyzed about 5 hours ago

Nmap ("Network Mapper") is a free open source utility for network exploration or security auditing. It was designed to rapidly scan large networks, although it works fine against single hosts. Nmap uses raw IP packets in novel ways to determine what hosts are available on the network, what services ... [More] (application name and version) those hosts are offering, what operating systems (and OS versions) they are running, what type of packet filters/firewalls are in use, and dozens of other characteristics. Nmap runs on most types of computers and both console and graphical versions are available. [Less]

371K lines of code

7 current contributors

about 19 hours since last commit

949 users on Open Hub

Moderate Activity
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  Analyzed 1 day ago

Cygwin is a Linux-like environment for Windows. It consists of an emulation DLL providing Linux API functionality, and ports of thousands of Linux tools to Windows.

377K lines of code

52 current contributors

9 days since last commit

745 users on Open Hub

High Activity
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  Analyzed 3 days ago

Zsh is a UNIX command interpreter (shell) which of the standard shells most resembles the Korn shell (ksh). It includes enhancements of many types, notably in the command-line editor, options for customising its behaviour, filename globbing, features to make C-shell (csh) users feel more at home and extra features drawn from tcsh.

117K lines of code

37 current contributors

about 2 months since last commit

639 users on Open Hub

Moderate Activity
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  Analyzed 4 days ago

OpenVPN is a robust and highly configurable VPN (Virtual Private Network) daemon which can be used to securely link two or more private networks using an encrypted tunnel over the Internet. OpenVPN's principal strengths include wide cross-platform portability, excellent stability, support for ... [More] dynamic IP addresses and NAT, adaptive link compression, single TCP/UDP port usage, a modular design that offloads most crypto tasks to the OpenSSL library, and relatively easy installation that in most cases doesn't require a special kernel module. [Less]

315K lines of code

20 current contributors

about 1 month since last commit

478 users on Open Hub

High Activity
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Clam AntiVirus


  Analyzed over 1 year ago

Clam AntiVirus (ClamAV) is an anti-virus toolkit for Unix. The main purpose of this software is the integration with mail servers (attachment scanning). The package provides a flexible and scalable multi-threaded daemon, a commandline scanner, and a tool for automatic updating via Internet. The ... [More] programs are based on a shared library distributed with the Clam AntiVirus package, which you can use in your own software. [Less]

1.48M lines of code

20 current contributors

almost 2 years since last commit

431 users on Open Hub

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  Analyzed 9 months ago

iptables is the userspace command line program used to configure the Linux 2.4.x and 2.6.x IPv4 packet filtering ruleset. It is targeted towards system administrators.

29.4K lines of code

18 current contributors

about 13 years since last commit

336 users on Open Hub

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  Analyzed about 11 hours ago

The CPAN module automates or at least simplifies the make and install of perl modules and extensions. It includes some primitive searching capabilities and knows how to use Net::FTP or LWP or some external download clients to fetch the distributions from the net. These are fetched from one or ... [More] more of the mirrored CPAN (Comprehensive Perl Archive Network) sites and unpacked in a dedicated directory. The CPAN module also supports the concept of named and versioned bundles of modules. Bundles simplify the handling of sets of related modules. [Less]

23.5K lines of code

3 current contributors

8 months since last commit

273 users on Open Hub

Very Low Activity
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