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Major Australian banks vulnerable to DROWN SSLv2 flaw

Major Australian banks vulnerable to DROWN SSLv2 flaw

Disable SSLv2 everywhere to prevent decryption of communications.
Mar 2 2016 4:56AM
NIST formally chops NSA-tainted random number generator

NIST formally chops NSA-tainted random number generator

Dual_EC_DRBG algorithm no longer part of standard.
Jun 29 2015 6:47AM
An operating system on end of life is ripe for attack

An operating system on end of life is ripe for attack

[Blog post] Windows Server 2003 users could be in a world of hurt.
May 26 2015 2:10PM
Code audit finds over 25,000 vulnerable apps in iTunes

Code audit finds over 25,000 vulnerable apps in iTunes

Bug in SSL library makes eavesdropping easy.
Apr 27 2015 6:19AM
The crypto protocols even the NSA can’t crack

The crypto protocols even the NSA can’t crack

Latest document dump reveals cyber-spy hit-list.
Dec 29 2014 2:29PM
Australian sites vulnerable to new POODLE attack

Australian sites vulnerable to new POODLE attack

Moving to TLS not enough.
Dec 10 2014 6:07AM
Google finds vulnerability in SSL web encryption

Google finds vulnerability in SSL web encryption

Details fix for 'POODLE' attack.
Oct 15 2014 9:29AM
Cloudflare launches open source keyless SSL

Cloudflare launches open source keyless SSL

Crypto expert doubtful.
Sep 19 2014 1:38PM
Google to reward secure websites with better search ranking

Google to reward secure websites with better search ranking

Move away from HTTP to HTTPS.
Aug 8 2014 7:40AM
Microsoft adds further encryption to Outlook.com, OneDrive

Microsoft adds further encryption to Outlook.com, OneDrive

Opens Transparency Centre in Redmond.
Jul 2 2014 6:30AM
DFAT upgrades ageing web server for passports system

DFAT upgrades ageing web server for passports system

Playing catch-up on security.
Jul 1 2014 6:53AM
Vendors slow to patch OpenSSL vulnerabilities

Vendors slow to patch OpenSSL vulnerabilities

Heartbleed is far from over.
Jun 30 2014 6:19AM
Google forks OpenSSL into BoringSSL

Google forks OpenSSL into BoringSSL

Will continue to fund Core Infrastructure Initiative.
Jun 23 2014 5:00AM
Optus to cut another 350 jobs in ongoing restructure

Optus to cut another 350 jobs in ongoing restructure

Update: Also prepares launch of tenth satellite.
Apr 29 2014 11:10AM
Admins scramble to plug giant OpenSSL security hole

Admins scramble to plug giant OpenSSL security hole

Mass password and certificate changes required.
Apr 9 2014 5:33AM
Serious OpenSSL bug renders websites wide open

Serious OpenSSL bug renders websites wide open

Heartbleed headache.
Apr 8 2014 8:07AM
Apple patches OS X security hole

Apple patches OS X security hole

Not mentioned in main update listing.
Feb 26 2014 10:00AM
How a grammar error tripped up Apple

How a grammar error tripped up Apple

Opinion: Bug introduced by coding mistake.
Feb 24 2014 12:07PM
Apple rushes out patch for SSL authentication flaw

Apple rushes out patch for SSL authentication flaw

Update: Users urged to run update, and only hook up to trusted connections.
Feb 22 2014 11:19PM
Yahoo encrypts email connections by default

Yahoo encrypts email connections by default

All connections covered.
Jan 9 2014 12:26PM

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