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Google to Disable Weak SSLv3 and RC4 Protocols to Boost Internet Security

Google to Disable Weak SSLv3 and RC4 Protocols to Boost Internet Security

September 18, 2015Swati Khandelwal
It is finally time to say GoodBye to the old and insecure Web security protocols. Citing the long history of weaknesses in the Secure Socke...
Billions of Smartphone Users affected by Heartbleed Vulnerability

Billions of Smartphone Users affected by Heartbleed Vulnerability

April 13, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Heartbleed has left a worst impression worldwide affecting millions of websites and is also supposed to put millions of Smartphones and...
NSA denies Report that Agency knew and exploited Heartbleed Vulnerability

NSA denies Report that Agency knew and exploited Heartbleed Vulnerability

April 11, 2014Swati Khandelwal
The Bloomberg claimed that the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) knew about the most critical Heartbleed flaw and has been using it ...
How to Protect yourself from the 'Heartbleed' Bug

How to Protect yourself from the 'Heartbleed' Bug

April 10, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Millions of websites, users' passwords, credit card numbers and other personal information may be at risk as a result of the Heartb...
How Heartbleed Bug Exposes Your Passwords to Hackers

How Heartbleed Bug Exposes Your Passwords to Hackers

April 10, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Are you safe from the critical bug Heartbleed?? OpenSSL- the encryption technology used by millions of websites to encrypt the communic...
Hackers exploiting Router vulnerabilities to hack Bank accounts through DNS Hijacking

Hackers exploiting Router vulnerabilities to hack Bank accounts through DNS Hijacking

February 10, 2014Anonymous
In past months, we have reported about critical vulnerabilities in many wireless Routers including Netgear, Linksys,  TP-LINK, Cisco, A...
Angry Birds and other Mobile Gaming apps leaking your private information to NSA

Angry Birds and other Mobile Gaming apps leaking your private information to NSA

January 27, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Are you fond of playing games on your Smartphone like Angry Birds or Subway Surfer ?? You should now stop wasting your time, because NS...
Malicious Russian Tor Exit Relays Intercepting encrypted Traffic of Facebook Users

Malicious Russian Tor Exit Relays Intercepting encrypted Traffic of Facebook Users

January 23, 2014Mohit Kumar
Tor is one of the best and freely available privacy software that lets people communicate anonymously online through a series of nodes...
France Government used Rogue Google SSL Digital Certificates to Spy on users

France Government used Rogue Google SSL Digital Certificates to Spy on users

December 11, 2013Swati Khandelwal
Google has found that the French government agency using unauthorized digital certificates  for some of its own domains to perform man-in-th...
BREACH decodes HTTPS encrypted data in 30 seconds

BREACH decodes HTTPS encrypted data in 30 seconds

August 03, 2013Mohit Kumar
A new hacking technique dubbed BREACH can extract login tokens, session ID numbers and other sensitive information from SSL/TLS encrypt...
Security weakness in Android App SSL Implementations

Security weakness in Android App SSL Implementations

October 19, 2012Mohit Kumar
The most common approach to protect data during communication on the Android platform is to use the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) or Transp...
Beginner Guide to SSL Certificates

Beginner Guide to SSL Certificates

October 17, 2012Mohit Kumar
The Internet has created many new global business opportunities for enterprises conducting online commerce. However, the many security r...
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