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Is Open Source Software More Secure?

Mar 02, 2010, 01:33 (2 Talkback[s])
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"We've all heard the the cliche that more eyes lead to more secure code when it comes to open source -- but is it true?

"The latest attempt to answer that question comes from code scanning vendor Veracode.

"The Veracode study found that in aggregate 58 percent of all applications that they scanned did not have an acceptable security score (meaning they had some risk)."

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