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Ubuntu, security response, and community contributions

Ubuntu, security response, and community contributions

Posted Jul 19, 2008 21:17 UTC (Sat) by ceplm (subscriber, #41334)
In reply to: Ubuntu, security response, and community contributions by nlucas
Parent article: Ubuntu, security response, and community contributions

Security doesn't mean just patching fast, but also checking whether the patches make sense.
Which apparently the one from Debian for OpenSSL didn't, but the distribution with better
security record just didn't bother to take a look at patches for OpenSSL.


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Ubuntu, security response, and community contributions

Posted Jul 21, 2008 10:37 UTC (Mon) by nlucas (subscriber, #33793) [Link]

What you are asking may be nice words, but if any derived distro did that it would be more
work than starting one from scratch.


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