libseccomp2 - high level interface to Linux seccomp filter

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libseccomp2_2.1.1-1_i386.deb
Package name libseccomp2
Package version 2.1.1
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category libs role::shared-lib
License -
Maintainer Kees Cook <>
Download size 26.22 KB
Installed size 69.00 KB
This library provides a high level interface to constructing, analyzing
and installing seccomp filters via a BPF passed to the Linux Kernel's
prctl() syscall.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libseccomp2_2.1.1-1_amd64.deb 2.1.1 amd64 Debian Main
libseccomp2 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3.4
multiarch-support -


Type URL
Binary Package libseccomp2_2.1.1-1_i386.deb
Source Package libseccomp

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libseccomp2 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libseccomp2




2014-04-12 - Kees Cook <>
libseccomp (2.1.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: 733293).
* copyright: add a few missed people.
* rules: adjusted for new test target.
* libseccomp2.symbols: drop accidentally exported functions.
* control:
- bump standards, no changes needed.
- add armel target
2013-10-06 - Kees Cook <>
libseccomp (2.1.0+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Rebuild source package without accidental binaries (Closes: 725617).
- debian/watch: mangle upstream version check.
* debian/rules: make tests non-fatal while upstream fixes them
(Closes: 721292).
2013-08-13 - Kees Cook <>
libseccomp (2.1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: 718398):
- dropped debian/patches/manpage-dashes.patch: taken upstream.
- dropped debian/patches/include-unistd.patch: not needed.
- debian/patches/testsuite-x86-write.patch: taken upstream.
- ABI bump: moved from libseccomp1 to libseccomp2.
* debian/control:
- added Arch: armhf, now supported upstream.
- added seccomp binary package for helper tools.
* Added debian/patches/manpage-typo.patch: spelling fix.
* Added debian/patches/build-ldflags.patch: fix LDFLAGS handling.
2013-01-23 - Kees Cook <>
libseccomp (1.0.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules: enable testsuite at build time, thanks to
St├ęphane Graber (Closes: 698803).
* Added debian/patches/include-unistd.patch: detect location of
asm/unistd.h correctly.
* Added debian/patches/testsuite-x86-write.patch: skip the "write"
syscall correctly on x86.
* debian/control: bump standards to 3.9.4, no changes needed.
2012-12-07 - Kees Cook <>
libseccomp (1.0.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/control: only build on amd64 and i386 (Closes: 687368).
2012-08-03 - Kees Cook <>
libseccomp (1.0.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- bump ABI.
- drop build verbosity patch, use upstream V=1 instead.
* libseccomp-dev.manpages: fix build location (Closes: 682152, 682471).
* debian/patches/pkgconfig-macro.patch: use literals for macro.
2012-06-08 - Kees Cook <>
libseccomp (0.1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- drop patches taken upstream:
- libexecdir.patch
- pass-flags.patch
2012-06-05 - Kees Cook <>
libseccomp (0.0.0~20120605-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #676257).

See Also

Package Description
libsecret-1-0_0.18-1+b1_i386.deb Secret store
libsecret-1-dev_0.18-1+b1_i386.deb Secret store (development files)
libsecret-common_0.18-1_all.deb Secret store (common files)
libsecret-tools_0.18-1+b1_i386.deb tool for storing and retrieving GObject passwords
libsefs-dev_3.3.8-3.1_i386.deb Security Enhanced Linux file context management development
libsefs4_3.3.8-3.1_i386.deb Security Enhanced Linux file context management
libsegment-java_1.3.5~svn57+dfsg-1.1_all.deb Rule based text splitting library
libselinux1-dev_2.3-2_i386.deb SELinux development headers
libselinux1_2.3-2_i386.deb SELinux runtime shared libraries
libsemanage-common_2.3-1_all.deb Common files for SELinux policy management libraries
libsemanage1-dev_2.3-1+b1_i386.deb Header files and libraries for SELinux policy manipulation
libsemanage1_2.3-1+b1_i386.deb SELinux policy management library
libsemweb1.0-cil_1.05+dfsg-5_all.deb Semantic Web/RDF library
libsendlater4_4.14.1-1+deb8u1_i386.deb send later library
libsendmail-milter-perl_0.18-7+b6_i386.deb Interface to Sendmail's Mail Filter API