VIM -- Vulnerability Information Managers

 

About VIM
English (USA)

Managing vulnerability information is an expensive, dirty business.

This list provides a forum for people to review and enhance information regarding vulnerabilities that have already been publicly disclosed, in order to reduce duplicate effort and increase the overall quality of vulnerability information. This list is NOT intended for the initial publication of vulnerabilities, as many
mechanisms already exist.

Topics include, but are not limited to:

- identifying and resolving inaccuracies or gaps in public vulnerability reports
- sharing communications with vendors for acknowledging/patching the claimed issues
- vulnerability database maintenance
- validation and verification
- terminology
- trends and statistics

The target audience includes members of vulnerability database teams,
vulnerability notification services, and any other persons who have an
active interest in improving the accuracy of vulnerability
information.

To see the collection of prior postings to the list, visit the VIM Archives.

Using VIM
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