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Open-source vuln db closes – plenty of taking and not a lot of giving


Re: They woke up

> Put simply, it's impossible to create an entirely "secure" development language/environment. <


Quite apart from whatever that flaw was that affected all x86 systems prior to 2011*, even open source stuff is no guarantee if you didn't write the compiler yourself.

And even if you did, what did you compile /that/ with?

* can't remember off the top of my head bnut it was reported on the Reg a few months ago.

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