Torvalds criticizes security approaches

Friday, 14 January 2005, 1:39 AM EST

Linux creator Linus Torvalds had a few things to say this week about the way potential security issues are disclosed to fellow open sourcers. And it wasn't all good.

His comments came as part of a mailing list discussion among kernel developers about creating a security contact point for people to use when potential kernel security issues arise.

By Sean Michael Kerner at internetnews.com

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