Did you think that because you had an Android phone you weren’t vulnerable to the Heartbleed security flaw? Think again.
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Ben Grubb, Digital Forensic Investigator
The German software developer who introduced a security flaw into an encryption protocol used by millions of websites globally says he did not insert it deliberately as some have suggested.
One of the benefits often cited for the use of open-source software is that because it is so widely available and open to review by developers, any security flaws will be caught sooner than with closed, proprietary systems. 296 more words
The cyberspace is experiencing a security havoc that we should be mindful and be aware of. It is caused by a bug called Heartbleed that threatens the security program running two-thirds or most of the servers on the internet enabling the exposure of data and passwords of the users.
Apple said Thursday that its mobile, desktop and Web services weren’t affected by a major flaw in a set of security software used by hundreds of thousands of websites. 259 more words
It has recently come to light that a major coding flaw has left our information vulnerable on some of the most popular websites across the internet.