A more hands on review process

Dirk Mueller mueller at kde.org
Tue Aug 5 18:50:49 BST 2008

On Thursday 31 July 2008, Stephen Kelly wrote:

> I propose a review process based on review criteria instead of time.

Very good idea :)

> Security
> * The application / library has no obvious security flaws.

It should even be free of non-obvious security flaws. A security audit is 
however a long and time consuming process, and it hasn't been done for a lot 
of parts of KDE either.

> * Network accessing protocols
> * html entities ('<', '>', "'", '"', '?') are encoded

Lets redefine it as : 

* some thought has been put into the design to ensure that potentially 
malicious (tainted) data can not trigger malfunction or passed on to other 
systems that trust the input. 


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