Security Policy Section 7 documents the Software Assessment Team with the role of the security and maintenance of the code. SecurityManual also says more, under SP.

The teams consist of:

Software/Internships are possible.

The Software

(mark the pages describing software with the CategorySoftware label, as seen at bottom)


Software Assessment is the review of patches by others, and is conducted under SP#7 and SM. The Software Assessment team consists of:

A new Software Assessment team and project is being built up:

Software-Assessment Team

(don't confound with Software-Assessment-Project team)

Team Members

Ex Members

  • Benny Baumann

    Resigned as Software Assessor and Software Team Lead 2016-06-19

Team Leader


Procedure to add new team member

  1. wiki-1: add Wiki account name to AllowedUsersGroup

  2. wiki-2: add Wiki account name including motion number new Software Assessment Team member

  3. mantis: add/change group admin status
  4. testserver create console account, also ca-mgr1, git-cacert
  5. testserver ssh key exchange
  6. connect to cacert-devel mailing list, add as owner
  7. TL: welcome mail (also info to critical admins) about new Software-Assessor team member

Development Process

Testing is part of the general Software area:


One effort is the creation of a new CA in software, called BirdShack. Current situation:

Links and references:


In support of software development, there are various systems:

Random / Misc


Software (last edited 2015-09-01 19:40:06 by BernhardFröhlich)