Gigaom: OpenSSL security project gets some much-needed funding

Just a few weeks ago, the Linux Foundation rounded up vendors to fund work to improve and buttress the OpenSSL open-source security project. On Thursday, it announced the first concrete steps to do that work.

Specifically, the foundation’s Core Infrastructure Initiative (CII) said it will pay for two developers to work on the OpenSSL project and for an audit of the technology to be conducted by the Open Crypto Audit Project.

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