Root exploit for FreeBSD
wmoran at potentialtech.com
Thu Dec 10 14:51:24 UTC 2009
In response to Anton Shterenlikht <mexas at bristol.ac.uk>:
> >From my information security manager:
> FreeBSD isn't much used within the University (I understand) and has a
> (comparatively) poor security record. Most recently, for example:
Are you trying to make your infosec guy look like an idiot? Does he
realize that FreeBSD has a grand total of 16 security problems for all
of 2009? Hell, Microsoft has that many in an average month.
If he can find something (other than OpenBSD) with a better record than
that, I'd love to hear about it.
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