ISO/IEC 29147:2014 Preview
Information technology -- Security techniques -- Vulnerability disclosure
The electronic version of this International Standard can be downloaded from the ISO/IEC Information Technology Task Force (ITTF) web site
ISO/IEC 29147:2014 gives guidelines for the disclosure of potential vulnerabilities in products and online services. It details the methods a vendor should use to address issues related to vulnerability disclosure. ISO/IEC 29147:2014
- provides guidelines for vendors on how to receive information about potential vulnerabilities in their products or online services,
- provides guidelines for vendors on how to disseminate resolution information about vulnerabilities in their products or online services,
- provides the information items that should be produced through the implementation of a vendor's vulnerability disclosure process, and
- provides examples of content that should be included in the information items.
ISO/IEC 29147:2014 is applicable to vendors who respond to external reports of vulnerabilities in their products or online services.