OpenSSL warns vendors against using vulnerability info for marketing

    Date09 Sep 2014
    CategoryCryptography
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    Posted ByDave Wreski
    Security advisories for OpenSSL should not be used for competitive advantage, according to the development project behind the widely used cryptography component. The warning comes from the OpenSSL Project, which has published for the first time guidelines for how it internally handles security problems, part of an ongoing effort to strengthen the project following the Heartbleed security scare in April.
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