Nice - thanks!
Looks like the CVE content is posted with mappings to vendor
announcements (RHSA, Cisco SA). e.g.:
2015-11-13 1:15 GMT+03:00 Shawn Wells <shawn(a)redhat.com>:
> On 11/10/15 3:04 PM, Su Zhang wrote:
>> Thanks for your response.
>> I looked into the doc and found the following description
>> "The oscap utility maps Red Hat Security Advisories to CVE identifiers
>> that are linked to the National Vulnerability Database and reports which
>> security advisories are not applied."
>> However, does Red Hat security advisories capture all CVEs? Or it only
>> capture its own product related CVEs? If it does not have a comprehensive
>> CVEs, then do you know how to incorporate the entire NVD vulnerability data?
> Definitely a good question, and one we may not be documenting in the best
> The Red Hat CVE content reflects authoritative content for *Red Hat*
> technologies. For example, RHEL6 CVE data would include "core RHEL," but
> also packages that we ship/support, such as our release of Apache included
> in Enterprise Linux.
> For third party vendors (e.g. MongoDB, Websphere) you'd have to get CVE/OVAL
> data directly from them. I'm not aware of a "master download" of NVD,
> however they do point you to various vendor content:
> CIS recently took over DHS' OVAL repository from MITRE, and it contains many
> CVE definitions for Unix/Linux/Windows/VMWare:
> Shawn Wells
> Office of the Chief Technologist
> U.S. Public Sector
> shawn(a)redhat.com | 443.534.0130
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