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This is a draft proposal, if you want to apply remove this sentence and write your name in the field Student.

Synopsis

  • Mentor: find a mentor
  • Student: write your name here
  • Summary: Create a Web of trust for OASIS-DB
  • Required skills:

Description

OASIS-DB allows to upload package to a CPAN like infrastructure. For now, we only trust the package on the basis of the authentication of the uploader (weak).

The point of this project is to introduce package signature and a PKI to ensure that we can trust the packages downloaded from [1].