Posted Jul 17, 2008 21:47 UTC (Thu) by mheily
In reply to: Shocking
Parent article: Kernel security problems: a response
Bugs that cause kernel panics and/or data loss should also be given special treatment along with security bugs. Take a look at the OpenBSD 4.3 changelog as an example of the right way to do things. Both security bugs and dataloss bugs are highlighted, a problem description is given in plain English, and patches to correct the problem(s) are provided.
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