oCERT: Open Source Computer Emergency Response Team

by Todd Ogasawara

Microsoft's Patch Tuesday will be upon us soon patching 3 critical and 1 moderate security problems. Security issues aren't just a problem for Microsoft software of course. And, I recently learned about...

oCERT: Open Source Computer Emergency Response Team

...which describes itself like this...

The oCERT project is a public effort providing security handling support to Open Source projects affected by security incidents or vulnerabilities, just like national CERTs offer services for their respective countries.

There doesn't seem to be a lot there yet (only 4 advisories posted so far, the last on April 17). But, I hope oCERT will become a good resource for those of us who deploy a lot of Open Source applications.

Port 25 Security Related Blog items