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Date: Wed, 14 Dec 2016 19:59:54 +0100
From: Sona Sarmadi <sona.sarmadi@...a.com>
To: <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com>
Subject: Re: why many CVEs are ** RESERVED ** on Mitre



On 2016-12-14 18:31, Kurt Seifried wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 14, 2016 at 8:17 AM, Sevan Janiyan <venture37@...klan.co.uk>
> wrote:
>
>>
>> On 14/12/2016 15:09, Kurt Seifried wrote:
>>> I would suggest you consider getting involved in helping create CVEs if
>> it
>>> is such an important resource, rather then just being a somewhat classic
>>> "Free rider"
>>>
>>> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Free_rider_problem
>> Would creating CVEs help with the reservations of already disclosed CVEs?
>>
>>
> What would help is getting involved in CVE, something I'm working on, keep
> an eye on #cvementor and https://cvementor.org (just a collection form
> currently). Also if you want to create CVEs you need to request them
> through a CVE Numbering Authority (CNA), for Open Source you can ask here,
> or via https://iwantacve.org/
>
Thanks all for your feedback. I would be glad to help. I tried the
Mitre's web interface to update Curl CVEs which is listed as Reserved. 

Regards
//Sona
>

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