This manual page documents briefly the
This manual page was written for the Debian distribution
because the original program does not have a manual page.
elfverify is used to verify the signature added to an ELF binary by
elfsign. It calculates the MD5 checksum of the binary, skipping over the
signature section. The signature is then extracted, and verified as being
issued by a trusted authority. Finally, the signature is decrypted and compared
against the MD5 checksum derived.
A summary of options is included below.
Show summary of options.
-f elf image
The name of the ELF binary image you wish to sign
-c ca cert file
The CA certificate that was used to sign the binary