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Re: Security testing: need for a security policy, and a security-critical package process



On Tue, 2009-11-24 at 15:34 -0500, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> Chris Ball (cjb laptop org) said: 
> >    >> If some some spin decided to make every user run as root, ship
> >    >> with no firewalling, have password-less accounts, or have
> >    >> insecure services enabled by default, etc.
> > 
> >    > You mean Sugar as configured on the XO? (It has passwordless
> >    > user, who can su without a password.)
> > 
> > It's true, but note that the XO software is technically a "Remix"
> > rather than a "Spin", so there aren't any technical requirements
> > on it to satisfy the use of the Fedora mark.  (I think I'd agree
> > with Greg's point regarding official Fedora spins.)
> 
> But if it was such a concern with respect to the Fedora brand and
> image, I would think the same argument would apply, even if it
> was just branded as a 'Fedora remix'. 

SoaS is not Fedora-branded in any way, AFAIK.

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