Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Cyber Security Bulletin 2005 Summary


  • Please log in to reply
No replies to this topic

#1 jgweed

jgweed

  • Members
  • 28,473 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Chicago, Il.
  • Local time:07:05 PM

Posted 05 January 2006 - 11:41 AM

US-Cert has published a year-end list of new software vulnerabilites REPORTED in 2005:


There were 5198 reported vulnerabilities: 812 Windows operating system vulnerabilities; 2328 Unix/Linux operating vulnerabilities; and 2058 Multiple operating system vulnerabilities.



For the complete list see:

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/bulletins/SB2005.html

Regards,
John

_____________________

Edit and Note (1/6/06): this report is not without its critics, especially from the open source community. For a summary of some of the questions the report raised, see the article from ZDUKNet:

http://news.zdnet.co.uk/software/linuxunix...39245889,00.htm

Edited by jgweed, 06 January 2006 - 01:26 PM.

Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one should be silent.

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users