A security flaw in Veritas's NetBackup applicationthrough an initiative run by TippingPoint that pays security researchers who find and report bugs.
TippingPoint, a subsidiary of 3Com, announced the first fruits of its Zero Day Initiative on Thursday. Through ZDI,who inform 3Com of vulnerabilities and do not publicly disclose them before the vendor has issued a patch.
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