Date: Tue, 7 Oct 2014 01:34:53 +0000 From: "Henry, Bobby" <Bobby.Henry@...edient.com> To: "oss-security@...ts.openwall.com" <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com> Subject: Re: Who named shellshock? I forgot who said it, but we really missed the opportunity to call it 'Bashed'. On 10/06/2014 06:42 PM, Larry W. Cashdollar wrote: > turns out to be https://twitter.com/addelindh > > On Oct 6, 2014, at 6:12 PM, Larry W. Cashdollar <larry0@...com> wrote: > >> I thought it was https://twitter.com/ErrataRob >> >> On Oct 6, 2014, at 5:04 PM, Michal Zalewski <lcamtuf@...edump.cx> wrote: >> >>> I don't think it happened on Twitter - using advanced search with date >>> ranges, I don't see any mentions that would predate this article, >>> which already seems to be using the term: >>> >>> http://www.csoonline.com/article/2687265/application-security/remote-exploit-in-bash-cve-2014-6271.html >>> >>> It's odd that an article posted at 8 AM on Sept 24 would have any idea >>> of how the bug is already being called by the security community, >>> especially ahead of any Twitter buzz. But both Stephane and Florian >>> implied that some of the pre-notified parties apparently started >>> leaking details to the press and were getting ready to make a splash >>> the moment it goes public, so maybe that's the explanation. >>> >>> /mz >
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