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Date: Mon, 22 May 2017 12:45:26 -0700
From: Kurt H Maier <khm@...ops.net>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: How to request a CVE for open source projects

On Mon, May 22, 2017 at 08:57:21PM +0200, Marcus Meissner wrote:
>
> Please everyone do the distributors a favour and link to GIT commits with fixes for
> the requested CVE or at least explicit single reproducers, as we have increasing trouble
> of associating CVEs with the correct place in code.

This is only gonna get worse now that mitre cut the mailing list out of
the process, and third-party participants can no longer add commentary
and insight into the reported vulnerabilities.

khm

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