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Would a Proprietary OpenSSL Have Been More Secure than Open Source?

I’m a proponent of open-source software, but in the wake of Heartbleed this is an issue that should at least be revisited. I think the author takes an honest look at the questions that should be asked.

“The OpenSSL Heartbleed vulnerability has resurrected the age-old debate of whether or not open source code is more or less secure than proprietary code. Before putting on your open source or proprietary jerseys and launching into this (frankly not-very-productive) fight, first consider a few things.”

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