--On June 3, 2007 4:33:01 AM +0200 Jona Joachim <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
Sorry, but that's an incredibly naive statement. *All* software implies
potential insecurity. It's the nature of software.
On Sat, 02 Jun 2007 18:10:27 -0700
Colin Percival <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
Bill Moran wrote:
> OpenBSD puts security higher on its list of project goals and
> motivating factors than any other OS I know.
I disagree. I'd say that OpenBSD and FreeBSD put security in exactly
the same place -- at the top of the list.
Sorry but I have to disagree here.
FreeBSD ships with closed source software including following drivers:
ath, nve, oltr, rr232x, hptmv.
Closed source software implies potential insecurity. If security is at
the top of the list then I see a clear contradiction here.
If it were untrue, there would be no security patches for open source
Paul Schmehl ([EMAIL PROTECTED])
Senior Information Security Analyst
The University of Texas at Dallas