Linux Package Vulnerability Scanner
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Linux Package Vulnerability Scanner for CentOS and Ubuntu

License: GPLv2 or later

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Ensure to have Perl 5.10 and the required libraries installed:

  • XML::LibXSLT
  • XML::LibXML

To install them on CentOS run the following command

yum install perl-XML-LibXML perl-XML-LibXSLT

To install them on Ubuntu run the following command

apt-get install libxml-libxslt-perl

Finally copy the "" to a location of your choice and provide it with the proper permissions. For example as root run:

cp lpvs /usr/local/bin cd /usr/local/bin && chmod a+x lpvs