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Re: [eclipse.org-architecture-council] Security policy for GitHub projects

+1

 

We could add the same file for repositories hosted on Gerrit

 

-Matthias

 

From: <eclipse.org-architecture-council-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxx> on behalf of Jens Reimann <jreimann@xxxxxxxxxx>
Reply-To: "eclipse.org-architecture-council" <eclipse.org-architecture-council@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Monday, 17. June 2019 at 13:59
To: "eclipse.org-architecture-council" <eclipse.org-architecture-council@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [eclipse.org-architecture-council] Security policy for GitHub projects

 

Hi everyone,

 

I just noticed that GitHub now has some kind of "security policy tool", which also allows you to write security advisories. [1]

 

It looks like the first step you can take, is to provide a simple "SECURITY.md" file, which explains your policy in the repository.

 

I think it makes sense, to provide a template for Eclipse projects, which redirects users to https://eclipse.org/security, and make it mandatory for Eclipse projects on GitHub to have such a file. The same way we have a "CONTRIBUTING.md" file.

 

What do you think?

 

Cheers

 

Jens

 


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