checksec - Tool designed to test which standard Linux OS and PaX security features are being used

Property Value
Distribution Arch Linux
Repository Arch Linux Community x86_64
Package name checksec
Package version 1.8.0
Package release 1
Package architecture any
Package type xz
Installed size 129.00 KB
Download size 19.76 KB
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Tool designed to test which standard Linux OS and PaX security features are being used.
Packager: Levente Polyak <>. License: BSD


Package Version Architecture Repository
checksec - - -


Name Value
bash -
binutils -
procps-ng -


Type URL
Binary Package checksec-1.8.0-1-any.pkg.tar.xz
Source Package unknown

Install Howto

  1. Enable the community repository on /etc/pacman.conf:
    Include = /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist
  2. Install checksec xz package:
    # pacman -Sy checksec



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