Main Inclusion Report for open-iscsi


  1. Availability:; available for all supported architectures

  2. Rationale:

  3. Security:

    • No recent CVE entries

    • No recent Secunia history

    • No binaries running as sgid/suid. The daemon runs as root.
    • Opens up 3205. Listens for SCSI traffic.
    • No source code review.
  4. Quality assurance:

    • Due to the nature of the package it does not work out of the box, it requires manual intervention. However an example configuration file is provided.
    • No debconf
    • Debian bugs. Debian maintainer doesn't seem to respond to bugs.

    • Maintenance in Debian is dead (no version update 2007-06-16)

    • is vigorous.

    • Upstream bug tracker

    • Package deals with hardware that supports the iscsi interface.
  5. Standards compliance:

  6. Dependencies:

    • debhelper, bzip2 which are all in main.


MIR bug:


OpenISCSIMainInclusionReport (last edited 2008-08-06 16:40:56 by localhost)