Is open source software bad for business?
Jul 21, 2008, 15:00 (8 Talkback[s])
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"Not following enterprise-level change control
standards is a big and costly problem for business. Jennifer Bayuk,
an independent security consultant and former CISO of Bear Stearns,
reckons that there is a "hidden cost for the enterprise" in using
open source because businesses will have to "test and patch for
security bugs they don't anticipate.""