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Red Hat Builds New Community Around Security

May 28, 2008, 14:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

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"Red Hat is jumping into the open source security game with a effort known as the Open Source Software Security community, or simply OSS-security. The new effort is a mailing list–based approach, in which security issues can be discussed openly.

"The new effort comes on the heels of Google, Novell and others supporting an open source Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) effort, called oCert. Though Red Hat is supportive of oCERT, it is not an official member..."

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