[Owasp-testing] OSSTMM manual

Eoin eoinkeary at gmail.com
Fri Jan 19 09:13:13 EST 2007


The last mail was directed at everyone not just Javier



soz



On 19/01/07, Eoin <eoinkeary at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Calm down, Calm down, you are starting to sound like me :)
> We can refer to the OSSTMM guide in the references as we do other
> documents.
> In the next release 2.1 we can look at what is "best of breed" out there
> and get some ideas.
> We referr to books in OWASP which have to be purchased so there is no
> problem is referring to this guide, open source or not.
> But, lets not rely on another guide to do our bidding,
> If we think we are missing a section or chapter we shall simply do
> research (if required) and write one.
>
> -ek
>
>
> On 19/01/07, Javier Fernández-Sanguino <jfernandez at germinus.com> wrote:
> >
> > Matteo G.P. Flora dijo:
> >
> > >> It might say open source on the tin, but from where im sitting it
> > >> looks like a pay as you go open source and im sorry, none of the
> > >> content i have written will ever be charged for and this is one of
> > >> the sole reasons i joined with Mark and Jeff when OWASP was started
> > >> back in the day.
> > >
> > > No one told you to give content to OSSTMM. We were discussing in
> > > "taking" content from OSSTMM acknowledging the source and have OSSTMM
> > > "refer" to code within OWASP.
> >
> > No can't do. Document licenses of both projects are completely
> > incompatible.
> >
> > OWASP uses the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.5 which is
> > incompatible with the CC Creative Commons 2.5
> > Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs used by ISECOM (the later being more
> > restricted).
> >
> > Actually, OWASP license is (now [1]) even incompatible with ISSAF's GFDL
> > license so no text sharing can be done between any of those documents.
> > At most, ideas can be shared (if rewritten and with due credit).
> >
> > Regards
> >
> > Javier
> >
> > [1] Previous versions of the OWASP documents used the
> > GFDL license. I've never seen the reasoning behind the license change.
> > Anyone care to point me to it?
> >
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> >
>
>
>
> --
> Eoin Keary OWASP - Ireland
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>



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