The idea behind the 90 day disclosure is to ensure that vendors actually take security seriously, but…

The idea behind the 90 day disclosure is to ensure that vendors actually take security seriously, but to disclose a vulnerability just two days before a major corporation releases the required patches is officious bureaucratic behavior. In these cases the spirit of the principle needs to be applied and not the letter.

(LiveHacking.Com) – Microsoft will be issuing a series of security bulletins today (Patch Tuesday) to address security vulnerabilities in its products. One of these fixes will be for a vulnerability that Google intentionally disclosed to the public last week. Security experts at Google found a …

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