How not to respond to a security advisory

Thursday, 19 January 2006, 11:08 AM EST

A recently announced weakness in the BSD securelevel system isn't going to be fixed in OpenBSD. While securelevel may have problems, the vendor's security response is unacceptable and doesn't fit with their stated goals.

At SecurityFocus.

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