Security Issues


Joyent takes security matters seriously. Security announcements are provided on our Security Advisories page and additionally on the mailing lists of impacted groups: smartos-discuss, sdc-discuss, and manta-discuss. To view incidents, please review our Security Advisories  page.

If you have any security concerns or questions about our product and cloud environment, do not hesitate to contact us at

Reporting Issues

If you believe you have found an issue in any of the following services or software, please contact us:

  • Triton

  • Manta

  • SmartOS

  • Third-party software available in pkgsrc

To contact us, please include as much of the following information as possible in an e-mail to If you are not sure or do not have full details, please contact us anyway:

  • A description of the vulnerability.

  • What service or software is impacted and its version.

  • Any plausible workaround.

  • Example code or proof-of-concept, if possible.

Please use this PGP key to encrypt any sensitive information if necessary.

Once a security incident has been verified, we will communicate the impact analysis and status update on our Security Advisories page. Issue resolutions will be published once the problem has been remediated.