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September 08, 2014
Data from McAfee shows many organizations have yet to fully patch the Heartbleed vulnerability, and as many as 300,000 websites remain at risk.
August 20, 2014
An infosec consultancy has claimed that a Heartbleed exploit was used by attackers to gain access as part of the Community Health data breach.
July 30, 2014
A vendor's Heartbleed scan shows that a majority of Global 2000 organizations may still be vulnerable despite patching the OpenSSL flaw.
July 11, 2014
Former CSO Paul Howell details the school's Heartbleed response and how he overcame challenges with assessment, patching and communication.
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Heartbleed is a vulnerability in some implementations of OpenSSL. Because OpenSSL is used by approximately 66% of all active websites on the Internet, many experts have called Heartbleed one of the worst security bugs in the history of the Internet. Continue Reading
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In the wake of Heartbleed, many enterprises are revisiting open source software security. Expert Michael Cobb offers a reality check. Continue Reading
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Video: Gartner analyst Jay Heiser discusses Heartbleed's aftermath, including whether the risk of a Heartbleed exploit always justifies patching. Continue Reading
While the Heartbleed security bug prompts viability questions about OpenSSL, enterprises should be working with vendors to implement patches. Continue Reading
Man-in-the-middle attack defense requires careful, layered security. Michael Cobb reviews the tactics enterprises should employ to stay secure. Continue Reading
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Enterprise threats expert Nick Lewis examines how the BREACH attack exploits HTTPS traffic and what enterprises can do to mitigate the attack risk. Continue Reading
Expert Brad Casey discusses the pros and cons of SSL decryption to determine its viability as an enterprise network monitoring method. Continue Reading
Remote access threats are on the rise. Use expert Randall Gamby's secure remote access best practices to help users make good security decisions. Continue Reading