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Mostly harmless: Berlin boffins bleat post epic TrueCrypt audit feat

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Re: Well, hurray..

"Given this last year has seen Heartbleed AND shellshock in far more frequently used codebases - my personal preference is to go with the actively maintained stuff, but YMMV."

"Frequently used" doesn't necessarily mean heavily scrutinised, at least, not until those bugs emerged. It was active maintenance that introduced the Debian ssl bug.

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