Free Software security vulnerabilities: Heartbleed and other case studies?

Hugo Roy hugo at
Wed Jul 26 20:52:04 UTC 2017

Thank you Bastien, this is interesting and helpful.

Does anyone has interesting articles about recent vulnerabilities
discovered in free software?


↪ Bastien Guerry / juillet 26, 2017 15:50:
> Hi Hugo,
> Hugo Roy <hugo at> writes:
>> Any case studies on how the world dealt to react quickly and update
>> systems in reponse to Heartbleed for instance?
> I remember blackduck had some reports comparing FLOSS/non-FLOSS with
> respect to their security, I found this, but I’m sure there are more
> detailed documents:
> Also, a bit older, but with more data:
> I’m not a specialist at all, and all these sources must be read with
> a grain of salt, because authors are often not neutral.
> HTH,
> -- 
>  Bastien
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