Brief: NIST launches new vulnerability database

August 17, 2005

[From Computerworld]

AUGUST 17, 2005 (COMPUTERWORLD) - The National Institute of Standards and Technology has launched a new vulnerability database to help security professionals learn about and correct vulnerabilities.

The database, known as the National Vulnerability Database (NVD), integrates all publicly available U.S. government resources on vulnerabilities and provides links to industry resources, according to NIST.

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