applications/forensics tools

ssdeep - Computes a checksum based on context triggered piecewise hashes

Website: http://ssdeep.sourceforge.net/
License: GPL
Vendor: cert.org
Description:
Computes a checksum based on context triggered piecewise hashes for
each input file. If requested, the program matches those checksums
against a file of known checksums and reports any possible matches.
Output is written to standard out and errors to standard error.
Input from standard input is not supported.

Packages

ssdeep-2.14.1-1.el6.i686 [50 KiB] Changelog by Lawrence Rogers (2017-11-07):
* Release 2.14.1-1
	** Version 2.14.1 - 7 Nov 2017
	  * Bug Fixes
	    - Fixed a spelling error.
	    - Made relative path mode on Win32 to work.
	** Version 2.14 - 12 Sep 2017
	  * New Features
	    - Optimizations to the fuzzy hashing engine. (hash generator can run as twice
	      as fast and comparison can run 1.5 through 5 times faster [heavily depends
	      on the data and platform] than the previous release)
	  * Bug Fixes
	    - Fixed issue when certain memory allocation is failed.
ssdeep-2.7-1.el6.i386 [35 KiB] Changelog by Lawrence Rogers (2011-09-30):
* Release 2.7-1
	Version 2.7 - 30 Sep 2011
		* New Features
		  - Added the capability to process the first 100MB of data
		    from standard input.
		  - Added a warning message when the program does not process
		    any file large enough to produce a meaningful result.
		* Bug Fixes
		  - Standard errors are now sent to stderr, not stdout.

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