[Full-disclosure] INSECT Pro - Free tool for pentest - New version release 2.7
Raj Mathur ( राज माथुर )
raju at linux-delhi.org
Wed Aug 31 02:40:59 BST 2011
On Tuesday 30 Aug 2011, Constantin Kaplinsky wrote:
> >>>>> Jacqui Caren-home wrote:
> > http://www.insecurityresearch.com/files/download/
> > From the readme's its an old version of metasploit under a wrapper.
> > Also anyone from tightvnc want to see if gpl-violations are
> > interested?
> > INSECT
> > Pro/exploits/framework/msf3/external/source/tightvnc/LICENCE.TXT
> > " GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE
> > Version 2, June 1991
> Do I understand correctly that someone has included GPL-licensed
> source code from TightVNC to their software which is incompatible
> with GPL?
> What is a recommended procedure to stop the violation?
Please note that just bundling a GPL program with a proprietary package
is explicitly permitted by the GPL (all versions). There is only a
violation if the proprietary package includes GPL code in it's own code
at compile time.
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