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Vulnerabilities, Patents and Vendors

According to an article on Kernel Trap it is very alarming how some system vendors react when you tell them their product has a security flaw. Focus on the section "The politics of vulnerabilities". Some vendors, instead of fixing the problem, try to: boldly patent your work, shut you up, hire you (so they can easier patent your work and make you shut up), accuse you for terrorism.

posted on 2005-07-07 11:55 UTC in Code | 0 comments | permalink