Subject: Re: platform subscriptions as business model (RHAT 10-Q)
From: Ralph Corderoy <ralph@inputplus.co.uk>
Date: Sun, 23 Feb 2003 14:13:40 +0000


Hi Tom,

> Risks include:
> 
> *) Compromise of rhat's intranet, leading to malicious binaries
>    that are efficiently delivered to the more security conscious of
>    their customers.   Will it be a plant among their hackers?  Will it
>    be the guy that changes the flourescent lightbulbs?   Will it be a
>    quiet cracker?  On the current course: we'll find out for sure.

Another one is poor design/human error;  always a possibility.

    http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=62323
    http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=62473

Cheers,


Ralph.