Wall Street Journal: Heartbleed Flaw is First Task of New Software Group

The group created last month to support open source software in need has announced funding for four initial projects, among them a full security audit of the computer code that sprouted the Heartbleed bug.

The Core Infrastructure Initiative will fund a full audit of OpenSSL, an open source encryption tool used by a large portion of the Internet. Separately, funds will help support two full-time OpenSSL developers.

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