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Although Openopen-Source source projects have many advantages, one main disadvantage is that they might contain vulnerabilities that can directly affect their users.

The National Cybersecurity FFRDC, operated by the MITRE Corporation, maintains the system - CVE (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures) system, and publishes on a regular basis new known open-source vulnerabilities which potentially affect thousands of users.