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Stack ranking the SSL vulnerabilities for the enterprise


Securityweek - (International) Security researchers discovered an OpenSSL vulnerability dubbed "OprahSSL" in which an attacker with a legitimate end-leaf certificate could circumvent OpenSSL code validating the certificate's purpose, and sign other certificates in order to perpetrate man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacks on Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) sessions, and ranked the severity of the flaw in relation to other SSL vulnerabilities, including Heatbleed, Early CCS, and LOGJAM.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:53