On Mon, Mar 29, 1999 at 03:32:12PM +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote: > On Mar 28, Martin Schulze <joey@finlandia.Infodrom.North.DE> wrote: > > > - critical security fix: 2 days. > I think those fixes should be uploaded as fast as possible by anyone > willing, if a remote root exploit for some package like apache or ssh > is published users can't just shut down their machines for two days if > there is no know workaround. Agreed, if a security hold was found in my package I would not mind someone doing a NMU and sending me a quick email with the patch and a reason.. When it comes to security issues, we should not care who's toes we step on, the first order of business should always to get a fix in... Zephaniah E. Hull.. (The maintainer of tleds, which runs as root) > > -- > ciao, > Marco -- PGP EA5198D1-Zephaniah E. Hull <firstname.lastname@example.org>-GPG E65A7801 Keys available at http://whitestar.soark.net/~warp/public_keys. CCs of replies from mailing lists are encouraged.
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