Tag Archives: open source software

Socat Warns Weak Prime Number Could Mean It’s Backdoored

Socat published a security advisory warning users that a hard-coded 1024 Diffie-Hellman prime number was not prime, and that an attacker could listen and recover secrets from a key exchange.

Census Project Identifies Open Source Tools at Risk

The Linux Foundation’s Core Infrastructure Initiative announced it was releasing to open source data from the Census Project, which uses metrics identify under-resourced open source projects at risk.