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Re: php vulnerabilities



On Thu, Dec 23, 2004 at 05:16:39PM +0100, Florian Weimer wrote:
> My current idea is to borrow an idea from Microsoft: Create a Patch
> Validation Program.  Under this program, you get access to security
> fixes before the official release, and you can test if your
> applications break.  Of course, Microsoft requires NDAs because they
> actually give you binaries a week or so before the regular patch day.
> Debian wouldn't be able to do this, so patch validation could begin
> only after the issue has been disclosed.  We could use a separate
> public archive, and after some soaking period, the new packages could
> be officially released on security.debian.org.

I think You are reinventing apt-listbugs ;-)

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