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Subject:  Re: FYI: Android inserts NSA "trojans" Date:  7/10/2013  11:35 AM
Author:  mmrmnhrm Number:  428353 of 536829

The only problem is that if the NSA attempted to put a backdoor in, the very nature of open source allows anybody in the world with the inclination to read the submitted code to find it. Same goes for the SE-Linux extensions they contributed (and continue to develop). A similar accusation was made about the FBI and OpenBSD a little under three years ago... after just about the entire team shredded apart the code base looking for one, no such back door was found.
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