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Re: Privacy of crash reports

From: Jean-Marc van Leerdam <j.m.van.leerdam_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2008 13:01:35 +0100

Hi Stefan,

(redirected to dev@)

On 11/11/2008, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Lübbe Onken | RA Consulting wrote:
>> Hi Stefan,
>> You wrote:
>>>> Hopefully a developer will be able to let me know how access to
>>>> these reports is controlled and what data is collected.
>>> Alredy mentioned before and fixed:
>>> http://groups.google.com/group/tortoisesvn/browse_thread/threa
>>> d/eefafce964543078/62f490663a23bd22#62f490663a23bd22
>>> btw: that was not our fault - tigris gave them access to all
>>> mailing list archives, but they didn't check the privacy settings
>>> of the lists.
>> Do you think it would be better to set up an e-mail address for the
>> crashreports on tortoisesvn.net? Or would our poor server be flooded
>> then? At least we are supposed to have more control over this server.
> Let's leave it where it is and not make a huge deal of this.

I am not familiar with the internals of the crash reporting, but would
it be possible to somehow encrypt the data being submitted (with you
and other key developers holding the private keys to decrypt the
reports before analysing them)?

Just a thought, nothing else

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