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How secure is the openSUSE Build Service? Oct 31 2007 10:59PM
Aniruddha (mailing_list orange nl) (1 replies)
Re: How secure is the openSUSE Build Service? Nov 01 2007 06:45PM
Eduardo Tongson (propolice gmail com) (1 replies)
Hi,

<http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/> Are those really third
party repositories?
As with any third party repository/tree/source the usual caveat apply:
You are on your own.

Ed

On 10/31/07, Aniruddha <mailing_list (at) orange (dot) nl [email concealed]> wrote:
> With the releae of openSUSE 10.3, openSUSE introduced
> '1-Click Install' . However openSUSE only has security support for it's
> oss and non-oss repositories.
>
> How great of a security risk is adding third-party repositories which
> you can hardly verify ( http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/ )?
> What are the risks of getting rootkits and/or security exploits.
>
> Is openSUSE's approach more risky then Gentoo/FreeBSD which provides
> security fixes for all packages in their tree?
>
>
>
> --
> Regards,
>
> Aniruddha
>
>
>
>

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Re: How secure is the openSUSE Build Service? Nov 01 2007 06:51PM
Aniruddha (mailing_list orange nl)


 

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