Roland Bauerschmidt <firstname.lastname@example.org> agreed to sponsor 'its4'.
>From the README:
ITS4 is a tool that statically scans C and C++ source code for
potential security vulnerabilities. It is a command-line tool that
works across Unix environments (hopefully) and will also work under
Windows. ITS4 scans code, looking for function calls that are
potentially dangerous. For some calls, ITS4 tries to perform some
code analysis to determine how risky the call is. In each case, ITS4
provides a problem report, including a short description of the
potential problem and suggestions on how to fix the code.
For general discomfort I also post the LICENSE:
ITS4 (It's The Software, Stupid! -- Security Scanner)
NON-COMMERCIAL LICENSE (Version 1, Feb 17, 2000)
Copyright (C) 2000, Cigital, Inc.
All rights reserved.
For commercial licensing please contact Cigital, Inc. Cigital,
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purposes. You can contact Cigital, Inc. at <email@example.com>.
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The Software, Stupid! -- Security Scanner)" The "Program", below,
refers to such program, and a "work based on the Program" means either
the Program or any derivative work of the Program, such as a
translation or a modification. The Program is a copyrighted work
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Licensor hereby grants you the following rights, provided that you comply
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further, that you distribute an unmodified copy of this License with the
(a) You may copy and distribute literal (i.e., verbatim) copies of the
Program's source code as you receive it throughout the world, in any
(b) You may not use the program for commercial purposes under some
circumstances. Primarily, the program must not be sold commercially
as a separate product, as part of a bigger product or project, or used
in third party work-for-hire situations. Please see Section 2,
Restrictions, for more details.
Use by individuals and non-profit organizations is always allowed.
Companies are permitted to use this program as long as it is not used
for revenue-generating purposes. It may be used to audit
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