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Weak SSH keys opened many GitHub repositories to compromise

2015/06/03

Help Net Security - (International) A security researcher discovered that large numbers of GitHub repositories are vulnerable to compromise and the delivery of malicious code due to a flaw that generated weak cryptographic secure shell (SSH) keys until 2008

Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=18459

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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