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Chandler Security

Security is a subset of quality. Security must be built in, because adding it in later is costly and will likely not provide very good security. A bug in any part of the application may be a security vulnerability, so everyone is responsible for writing secure code.

People

  • HeikkiToivonen

Scheduled Tasks

Task Bugs Status Milestone SWAG
X.509 cert store Bug:2196 done 0.5.03 medium
Add certs on new site Bug:3055 done 0.5.04 medium
Reimplement STARTTLS Bug:2834 Done 0.5.03 medium
Integrate WebDAV ACL     0.5.04 medium

Unscheduled security related tasks

Task Bugs Status Milestone SWAG
Repository to use M2Crypto Bug:2129     small
Password manager Bug:1694     medium

Bugzilla

Project Overview

The Chandler security project encompasses everything from identifying security threats we need to protect against and technologies we will use to counter the threats: cryptography, access control and secure software development methodologies and best practices. We also lump privacy with security. Finally there is a policy and plan for security response when things go wrong.

See also CanogaSecurityDesign which describes Canoga security requirements from a design perspective

Recommended Reading

  • Building Secure Software: How to Avoid Security Problems the Right Way by John Viega and Gary McGraw, ISBN 020172152X. Book site 1.
  • Writing Secure Code, 2nd Edition by Michael Howard and David LeBlanc, ISBN 0-7356-1722-8. Errata
  • 19 Deadly Sins of Software Security by Michael Howard, David LeBlanc and John Viega, ISBN 0-07-226085-8.

  • Secure Programming Cookbook for C and C++ by John Viega and Matt Messier, ISBN 0-596-00394-3. Book site 1. Errata.

  • Practical Cryptography by Niels Ferguson and Bruce Schneier, ISBN 047122894X. Book site 1
  • Network Security with OpenSSL by John Viega, Matt Messier and Pravir Chandra, ISBN 059600270X. Books site 1, 2
  • SSL and TLS by Eric Rescorla, ISBN 0-201-61598-3. Book site 1. Errata.


Links to other pages on wiki mentioning security

  • AgentSecurityIssues
  • SecurityIssueSummary
  • MailSecurity
  • EmailSecurityIssues
  • SecurityIssues
  • DbContentSecurity
  • DataSharing

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