[Board] [SAC] SSL Certificate Policy

Jody Garnett jody.garnett at gmail.com
Fri May 6 13:54:33 PDT 2016

Catching up on email, so if I understand correctly a trac plugin has been
installed (so the issue is addressed?) but the attack is ongoing (because
the internet is mean).

Jody Garnett

On 6 May 2016 at 16:45, Jody Garnett <jody.garnett at gmail.com> wrote:

> Um, right - can the committee hire someone to fix that for you? You may
> want to set up some kind of T&M contract that SAC can use for emergency
> responses like this.
> - So yeah committees like SAC can get an annual budget (and have Alex as
> an officer to authorize day-to-day emergencies on behalf of the committee).
> - As GeoTools officer last year (since geotools has not have an
> operational budget) I had to ask the board for help when codehaus shutdown.
> - For other members that want to get things done, then you would go to the
> board with the idea, set up a working group
> <https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Board_of_Directors#Working_Groups> with a
> mandate/budget from the board.
> Please extend our thanks to the SAC, it sounds like this is being a
> terrible week.
> --
> --
> Jody Garnett
> On 6 May 2016 at 14:31, Sandro Santilli <strk at keybit.net> wrote:
>> On Fri, May 06, 2016 at 05:52:37PM +0000, Jody Garnett wrote:
>> > If you have a community member who cares I would go with their opinion.
>> The
>> > key community that cares is you (I.e. has already signed up to the
>> system
>> > admin committee). The board does not have the expertise or the passion
>> to
>> > advise on each matter.
>> >
>> > You are a foundation officer with an approved budget. The SAC is
>> trusted to
>> > spend responsibly, perhaps keeping budget in reserve for crazy things
>> like
>> > the attack this week.
>> Speaking of which, the attack is not over yet.
>> At the moment, ossim trac is being hit.
>> --strk;
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