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April 26, 2018 in Announcements

The Linux Foundation’s Core Infrastructure Initiative Announces New Backers, First Projects to Receive Support and Advisory Board Members

News Highlights * Additional founding members Adobe, Bloomberg, HP, Huawei and join CII * Network Time Protocol, OpenSSH and OpenSSL first projects to receive support; Open Crypto Audit Project…
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June 6, 2017 in Announcements

Thales Joins Linux Foundation’s Core Infrastructure Initiative

New Gold Member Partners with CII to Improve Internet Security and Fortify Open Source Infrastructure San Francisco, June 6, 2017 – The Core Infrastructure Initiative (CII), a project managed by…
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March 23, 2017 in Announcements

OpenSSL Re-licensing to Apache License v. 2.0 To Encourage Broader Use with Other FOSS Projects and Products

OpenSSL Launches New Website to Organize Process, Seeks to Contact All Contributors SAN FRANCISCO, March 23, 2017 — The OpenSSL project, home of the world’s most popular SSL/TLS and cryptographic…
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Blog Posts

November 16, 2017 in Blogs

Open Source Threat Modeling

A guest blog post by Mike Goodwin. What is threat modeling? Application threat modeling is a structured approach to identifying ways that an adversary might try to attack an application…
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September 27, 2017 in Blogs

Securing Network Time

Since its inception the CII has considered network time, and implementations of the Network Time Protocol, to be “core infrastructure.” Correctly synchronising clocks is critical both to the smooth functioning…
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September 11, 2017 in Blogs

1,000 Projects Registered for the CII Best Practice Badge, 100 Badges Granted and Prizes!!!

In May of last year the CII launched its Best Practice Badge program. Our goal was to raise awareness of development processes and project governance steps that will help projects…
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In The News

April 26, 2018 in In the News

Node.js 10 is here!

Node.js wants to make it easier for you to keep things secret and keep them safe. This is the first release line to include OpenSSL 1.x. Recent work done by the OpenSSL…
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April 24, 2018 in In the News

ADTmag: Open Source Node.js Hits v10, with Better Security, Performance, More

The open source Node.js project for server-side JavaScript today hit a major milestone with the release of version 10.0.0. It marks the seventh major release of the cross-platform JavaScript runtime…
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April 18, 2018 in In the News

ZDNet: Hyperledger bug bounty program goes public

The Hyperledger project has opened the doors of its bug bounty program to the public. Hyperledger is an open-source project and hub for developers to work on blockchain technologies. The Hyperledger infrastructure…
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