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OpenSSL 1.0.1g released to prevent hackers from eavesdropping on communications

2014/04/08

Softpedia - (International) A new version of OpenSSL was released after security researchers from Codenomicon and Google Security identified and reported a vulnerability that exposes all data transmissions, encryption keys, usernames, passwords, and other content via a memory leak known as Heartbleed. The vulnerability affects a variety of applications and users are advised to update as soon as possible.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/OpenSSL-1-0-1g-Released-to-Prevent-Hackers-from-Eavesdropping-on-Communications-436397.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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