Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2011 15:57:51 -0400 (EDT) From: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Closed list ----- Original Message ----- > > Postponed. I'd like to see any support for you getting onto the Linux > distros security contacts list, with reasoning, or/and any other > suggestions on what to do in this case. Josh - what do you think (as > someone who advocated the setup of a vendor-sec replacement)? > My initial thought is that a vendor without public advisories is a liability. I don't want to get into the politics of not publishing your advisories, but at the same time, public information such as this is all we have to measure if a vendor is using the information at hand. I'm happy to draw a line in the sand and make public advisories a mandatory requirement. If anyone disagrees, please speak up. This is my personal opinion, other viewpoints are welcome. Thanks. -- JB
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