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We can't release Drupal 7 until this list is all green:
However, until then, having "Needs documentation" issues in the criticals queue makes it hard to filter down to things which are still outstanding in terms of actually being fixed at all. So, when you see a critical issue which is only open due to upgrade documentation, please downgrade it and point here.
NOTE[EDIT]: See below, the tag has changed!