SecureDrop apt repositoryΒΆ

This document contains a brief description of the Debian packages which are hosted and maintained by Freedom of the Press Foundation in our apt repository at apt.freedom.press.

linux-image-3.14.*-grsec
This package contains the Linux kernel image, patched with grsecurity. Listed as a dependency of securedrop-grsec.
linux-headers-3.14.*-grsec
Header files related to the Linux kernel.
ossec-agent
Installs the OSSEC agent, repackaged for Ubuntu. Listed as a dependency of securedrop-ossec-agent.
ossec-server
Installs the OSSEC manager, repackaged for Ubuntu. Listed as a dependency of securedrop-ossec-server.
securedrop-app-code
Packages the SecureDrop application code, Python pip dependencies and AppArmor profiles.
securedrop-ossec-agent
Installs the SecureDrop-specific OSSEC configuration for the Application Server.
securedrop-ossec-server
Installs the SecureDrop-specific OSSEC configuration for the Monitor Server.
securedrop-grsec
SecureDrop grsecurity kernel metapackage, depending on the latest version of linux-image-3.14-*-grsec.
securedrop-keyring
Packages the public signing key used conjunction with this apt repository. Allows for managed key rotation via automatic updates, as implemented in SecureDrop 0.3.10.

Note

The SecureDrop install process configures a custom Linux kernel hardened with the grsecurity patch set. Only binary images are hosted in the apt repo. For source packages, see the Source Offer.