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From: Sune Kloppenborg Jeppesen <jaervosz@g.o>
Subject: Re: Kernel Security + KISS
Date: Sun, 17 Feb 2008 18:46:01 +0100
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 security@g.o. 

-- 
Sune Kloppenborg Jeppesen
Gentoo Linux Security Team
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