OVAL Agent for Debian

Project Info

Project Schedule (Duration 14 weeks (28 May-31 August))

Updated: 07.08.07

Interim period

Week 1-2 (From 28 May to 10 June)

Week 3 (From 11 to 17 June)

Week 4 (From 18 to 24 June)

Week 5 (From 25 June to 1 July)

Issues this week: lack of documentation of the libapt library, broken tests with apt library, apt now in version change (0.7)

Week 6 (From 2 to 8 July)

Week 7 (From 9 to 15 July)

Week 8 (From 16 to 22 July)

Mentor note: ┬┐Implement OVAL server? (done on week 12)

Week 9 (From 23 to 29 July)

Week 10 (From 30 July to 5 August)

Week 11 (From 6 to 12 August)

Week 12 (From 13 to 19 August)

Week 13 (From 20 to 26 August)

Current gap

Work not currently scheduled

This is a listing of work which is not currently scheduled in the GSOC project but would be nice to have:

I don't think that it would be necessary to change the interpreter generator but have:

Possible mechanisms in the server side (update definitions):

Suggestions from OVAL developers:

We tend not to write one OVAL definition to cover multiple vulnerabilities.