This Month in SSL: November 2015

Here is our latest news roundup of articles about network and SSL security. (Click here to see the whole series.) SSL & Encryption News Microsoft is reconsidering when they will deprecate support for SHA-1 Certificates due to research about increasing risks associated with using this hash. This blog post discusses deprecating the algorithm as early […]

This Month in SSL: October 2015

Here is our latest news roundup of articles about network and SSL security. (Click here to see the whole series.) SSL & Encryption News Because of recent attacks on SHA-1, Mozilla explained in a recent blog post they are considering deprecating SHA-1 earlier than scheduled by six months. The cost of resources necessary to break SHA-1 […]

Understanding the Google Chrome 46 Connection Tab

On October 13, 2015,  Google released Chrome 46. Chrome 46 introduces an icon change in the URL address bar for sites with minor HTTPS connection errors. Minor errors include a lack of Certificate Transparency (CT) information and/or use of SHA-1 certificates, obsolete cipher suites, and certain types of mixed content. In an effort to encourage […]

This Month in SSL: September 2015

Here is our latest news roundup of articles about network and SSL security. (Click here to see the whole series.) SSL & Encryption News Certificate Transparency saves the day by detecting and alerting Google of unauthorized certificates. This month Google, Microsoft, and Mozilla officially announced that they will deprecate RC4 support in early 2016. Google and […]

This Month in SSL: August 2015

Here is our latest news roundup of articles about network and SSL security. (Click here to see the whole series.) SSL & Encryption News Entrust created a helpful infographic that shows what changes are planned for the industry and when those changes will occur. Data Breaches Earlier this year the IRS announced that their systems […]

This Month in SSL: July 2015

Here is our latest news roundup of articles about network and SSL security. Click here to see the whole series. SSL & Encryption News Early in July the OpenSSL Project announced they would be releasing a patch for a high severity vulnerability that allowed an attacker to impersonate a trusted server. Researchers found that a […]

This Month in SSL: June 2015

Here is our latest news roundup of articles about network and SSL security. Click here to see the whole series. SSL & Encryption News Several services and organizations announced intentions to move their sites over to HTTPS. The White House announced that all federal agencies need to move public-facing sites to HTTPS by the end of 2016. […]

This Month in SSL: May 2015

Here is our latest news roundup of articles about network and SSL security. Click here to see the whole series. SSL & Encryption News Security researchers discovered an encryption flaw similar to the FREAK vulnerability. The flaw, dubbed Logjam, allows attackers to downgrade the 512-bit cryptography making a man-in-the-middle attack possible. Mozilla announced that upcoming versions […]

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