libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl - module which implements the DSA signature verification system

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl
Package version: 0.14
Package release: 1+b1
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 56 B
Download size: 20.93 KB
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Crypt::OpenSSL::DSA is a wrapper to the DSA (Digital Signature Algorithm) functions contained in the OpenSSL crypto library. It allows you to create public/private key pair, sign messages and verify signatures, as well as manipulate the keys at the low level.


    Source package: libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl


    • /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/perl5/5.20/Crypt/OpenSSL/
    • /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/perl5/5.20/Crypt/OpenSSL/DSA/Signature.pod
    • /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/perl5/5.20/auto/Crypt/OpenSSL/DSA/
    • /usr/share/doc/libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl/changelog.Debian.amd64.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man3/Crypt::OpenSSL::DSA.3pm.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man3/Crypt::OpenSSL::DSA::Signature.3pm.gz


    2013-11-05 - Damyan Ivanov <> libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl (0.14-1) unstable; urgency=low [ Salvatore Bonaccorso ] * Imported Upstream version 0.14 * Drop security_croak-in-do_verify-too.patch patch. Patch is applied upstream. * Drop use-Digest-SHA.patch patch. Patch was applied upstream. * Drop format_string_fix.patch patch. Patch was applied upstream. * Update debian/copyright file. Update format to copyright-format 1.0 as released together with Debian policy 3.9.3. Update copyright years for debian/* packaging. * Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git:// * Change based URIs to based URIs [ Damyan Ivanov ] * claim conformance with Policy 3.9.5

    2012-04-01 - Dominic Hargreaves <> libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl (0.13-6) unstable; urgency=low * Bump debhelper compat level to 9 * Apply patch from Niko Tyni fixing FTBFS with -Werror=format-security (Closes: #661382) * Update Standards-Version (no changes)

    2011-08-05 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <> libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl (0.13-5) unstable; urgency=low * Team upload. [ Nathan Handler ] * debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases. [ Ansgar Burchardt ] * debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git. [ Salvatore Bonaccorso ] * debian/patches: - Add DEP3 patch headers to Makefile.PL-no-ssl-in-LIBS.patch - Add DEP3 patch header to fix-manpage-errors.patch - Add DEP3 patch header to security_croak-in-do_verify-too.patch - Add use-Digest-SHA.patch patch: Substitute use of Digest::SHA1 with Digest::SHA, which is in perl core since 5.9.3. * Remove debian/README.source file. * debian/control: - Remove Build-Depends on quilt. - Update Build-Depends on debhelper to (>= 8). - Remove Build-Depends on libdigest-sha1-perl. * debian/rules: Simplify to a tiny debian/rules makefile. Drop quilt framework * Convert to '3.0 (quilt)' source package format. * Bump Debhelper compat level to 8. * debian/copyright: - Update debian/copyright to revision 135 of format-specification in DEP5 for machine readable copyright files. - Refer to Debian systems in general instead of only Debian GNU/Linux systems. - Explicitly point to GPL-1 license text in common-licenses. * Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2.

    2009-02-02 - Damyan Ivanov <> libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl (0.13-4) unstable; urgency=medium * Medium urgency for fixing a security-related bug. [ gregor herrmann ] * Add debian/README.source to document quilt usage, as required by Debian Policy since 3.8.0. * debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN (source stanza). [ Damyan Ivanov ] * add security_croak-in-do_verify-too.patch making do_verify() croak on error the same way verify() already does. Document that verify() and do_verify() croak on errors. Closes: #511519. Thanks to Kurt Roeckx * add description to Makefile.PL--no-ssl-in-LIBS.patch * add fix-manpage-errors.patch fixing missing =over/-back around =item's in Crypt::OpenSSL::DSA::Signature's POD. * Extend the long description a bit * Standards-Version: 3.8.0 (no changes)

    2008-01-27 - Damyan Ivanov <> libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl (0.13-3) unstable; urgency=low * add ${perl:Depends} to Depends. Thanks, Niko.