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MS To Share Early Flaw Data With Governments

May 18th, 2010 05:48 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

Trailrunner7 writes “Microsoft today announced plans to share pre-patch details on software vulnerabilities with governments around the world under a new program aimed at securing critical infrastructure and government assets from hacker attacks. The program, codenamed Omega, features a ‘Defensive Information Sharing Program’ that will offer government entities at the national level technical information on vulnerabilities that are being updated in their products.” There’s a stream the bad guys would dearly love to tap into.

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