libprngwrap 2.0.0

A library that enhances the PRNGs from libc
libprngwrap is a library that enhances the PRNGs from libc. libprngwrap replaces the [s]rand, [s]random and [*]rand48 library calls with functions that get random values from /dev/urandom. This is supposed to be more secure.

Installation

make install

Usage

To make only one process doing using libprngwrap, use the following commandline:

LD_PRELOAD=/lib/libprngwrap.so.1.0.0 command

If you would like to enhance *all* programs on your system, add the following line to /etc/ld.so.preload: /lib/libprngwrap.so

last updated on:
October 6th, 2011, 9:41 GMT
price:
FREE!
developed by:
Folkert van Heusden
homepage:
www.vanheusden.com
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
category:
ROOT \ Security

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What's New in This Release:
  • This version adds compatibility fixes and implements all re-entrant PRNG functions from libc.
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