[dovecot] Re: security audit of the code

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Tue Jan 14 00:18:10 EET 2003

On Mon, 2003-01-13 at 17:16, seth vidal wrote:
> On Mon, 2003-01-13 at 17:12, Timo Sirainen wrote:
> > On Mon, 2003-01-13 at 23:30, seth vidal wrote:
> > > Timo,
> > >  I know that you're taking an effort to make sure that dovecot is
> > > written securely, but I was wondering if you've asked any third party to
> > > audit the code yet. I don't have the skills necessary to do this but I
> > > bet there is someone out there who does and might be willing to do so.
> > 
> > I don't really know who or where to ask. I'd be interested of getting
> > people to audit Dovecot too.
> > 
> Would it be reasonable to ask on bugtraq?
> What about Chris Evans? - he wrote vsftpd and audited a bunch of Red
> Hat's releases iirc.  Maybe worth bugging him to see if he'd be willing
> to look it over?

heh the above should read:

He wrote vsftpd and audited a variety of programs, and one of Red Hat's
releases iirc.


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