OpenBSD Security Flaw

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NEWS IN BRIEF: It has been revealed that since 10 years ago, back door software has been implemented into OpenBSD’s IPsec stack.

Gregory Perry, a former developer of the operating system, has revealed that the FBI had paid developers to insert back door software into the operating system. This information has came about due to Perry’s NDA with the FBI has expired.

Theo de Raadt, the developer of the operating system, has said “it is unclear what the true impact of these allegations are” He added: “Since we had the first IPSEC stack available for free, large parts of the code are now found in many other projects/products.”