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Page Survey on Security Assurance in FOSS

Members of Project

  • Sascha Rasmussen
  • Alexander Kunze
  • Andrei Haralevich


With the survey we wanted to find out which measures of assuring security are applied in Free/Open-Source Software (FOSS) projects. Security assurances are confidence building activities through structured design processes, documentation, and testing.


Please click here to go to the online survey! (no longer active)


A set of diagrams depicting some results of the survey is attached below. We are aware that the interpretation of the data is a delicate thing to do. This precarious task has not yet been completed.