Red Hat fesses up to Fedora FOSS security fiasco

Posted by markdoughty on Aug 24, 2008 10:24 AM EDT
iTWire; By Davey Winder
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Fedora has admitted Red Hat OpenSSH packages were compromised by two separate server intrusions. A week late and leaving the FOSS reputation for timely disclosure in tatters.

The question now being asked is does Red Hat have what it takes to be able to deal with security breach disclosure in an accurate and prompt manner? In a manner that you might expect from a group upholding the FOSS promise?

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FUD: it was very timely gus3 6 1,548 Aug 24, 2008 10:23 PM

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