Date: Fri, 4 Nov 2011 16:53:41 -0400 From: "Jason A. Donenfeld" <Jason@...c4.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Re: CVE request for Calibre Just do clarify: Issues 1 through 7.1 (8 issues) were released with the current version that has been out for quite some time now. These require a CVE. Issues 8 through 14 are ones introduced only during development and were not released, and do not need a CVE. On Fri, Nov 4, 2011 at 16:51, Steven M. Christey <coley@...-smtp.mitre.org>wrote: > > All, > > I haven't followed the Calibre saga too closely, barring glancing through > the bug report comments. > > If bugs are introduced into a development version but also fixed within > that same version, then unless there's some strong evidence that the dev > version is extensively used or distributed to the public, then (in general) > it would not get a CVE. (The Linux kernel is a special case depending on > what versions you consider to be "development.") > > - Steve >
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