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From: Robert Larson <robert@...>
Subject: Re: Running untrusted software
Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2006 10:22:46 -0600
On Wednesday 18 January 2006 08:58 am, Douglas Breault Jr wrote:
> I am being forced to run software on my computer that I do not
> inherently trust. It is supposed to collect a few pieces of information,
> mainly my mac addresses and use the network. It is a one-time use CSA
> (client security agent). It uses a csh script to unpack a "proprietary
> binary" that we cannot see the source. There is no assurance it doesn't
> collect other information or change anything on my computer.
I forgot to mention:
*  dev-util/fenris
      Latest version available: 0.07m-r2
      Latest version installed: [ Not Installed ]
      Size of downloaded files: 1,058 kB
      Homepage:    http://razor.bindview.com/tools/fenris/
      Description: Fenris is a tracer, GUI debugger, analyzer, partial 
decompiler and much more
      License:     GPL-2

HTH,

Robert Larson
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