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Date: Mon, 22 May 2017 19:00:24 +0000
From: Jeremy Stanley <>
Subject: Re: How to request a CVE for open source projects

On 2017-05-22 13:05:34 -0500 (-0500), Michael Catanzaro wrote:
> How are other people getting open source CVEs right now? Has anybody else
> had luck getting a CVE via DWF? Should I be trying to do this through Red
> Hat instead? Or just by filling out MITRE's CVE form even though we're not
> really supposed to be using it?

OpenStack's been using MITRE's Web form to the best of our
ability[*] and that seems to be working. Though it also has the side
effect that a MITRE representative has reached out to us asking
whether we'd like to become a CNA (our VMT is still trying to decide
if that's worth pursuing).

Jeremy Stanley

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