[VIM] Bogus RFI Reports Getting Out of Hand
jericho at attrition.org
Mon Jan 8 02:18:26 EST 2007
: > I swear, Bugtraq moderators should seriously consider blocking any RFI
: > disclosure from hotmail.com. Would save us a lot of time.
: Should the moderators be performing analysis of each post in detail
: before allowing it to post? I'm thinking this would drag out the
: postings to the point of being lagged weeks behind the other lists. Have
I don't. The moderation is already a bit slow at times, especially on
holidays or anytime there is a transition between moderators.
Unfortunately, they really can't even take my suggestion to heart because
it would likely block a handful of legitimate disclosures, and that
: you considered making a list of bogus vuln authors and forwarding them
: to the list moderators?
Yes. OSVDB is adding all of these bogus reports to our database and
tracking creditee with the intent of being able to easily generate such a
list for many purposes, including that.
Call me a bastard, but i'd like to see the people *repeatedly* posting
bogus RFI bugs get harassed more so they stop posting without validating
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