It's also important to be aware that not all participants along the chain of disclosure will be equally trustworthy. That's not to say they are actively malicious, just that they may have incompatible values or priorities that lead them to disclose the existence of the vulnerability to others earlier than you'd prefer.
- D. R. Grimes, "On the Viability of Conspiratorial Beliefs," PLOS One, vol. 11, no. 1, p. e0147905, 26 January 2016.