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On Saturday 16 February 2008, Casey Link wrote:
> I understand the logic behind not including kernel vulnerabilities in
> regular GLSAs but in that thread
> an up and coming solution (KISS) was mentioned. That was back in 2005
> and now according to the Gentoo Kernel Security sub-project page the
> project is stalled. Whatever happened to the KISS project?
I sadly died before going live and the original kernel developer left.
> I think notifying users of relevant kernel vulnerabilities is
> important and I would like to help if possible. What is the current
> state of things regarding kernel vulnerability reporting?
I agree. However we need people with kernel knowledge and time to handle
security issues for all kernel sources.
Anyone interested should mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sune Kloppenborg Jeppesen
Gentoo Linux Security Team
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