News 08-26-2016

This Month in SSL: August 2016

Mark Santamaria

Here is our latest news roundup of articles about network and SSL security. (Click here to see the whole series.)

SSL & Encryption

Data Breaches


  • A dangerous Linux bug could allow hijacking attacks on many popular websites, according to a group of researchers.
  • A security researcher discovered a vulnerability in Kaspersky’s Safe Browser iOS app that could allow MITM attacks.


  • A POS malware attack hit retailer Eddie Bauer, affecting 360 locations.



  • Well-known researcher returned to Black Hat USA 2016 to demonstrate hijacking connected cars by exploiting vulnerabilties.

Research & Studies


3 Surprising Uses of PKI in Big Companies and How to Ensure They Are all Secure

5 Min

Featured Stories


Survey says: 1/3 of leaders are more vulnerable than they think

Making smart homes smarter: How TUO adds security to every device

A Q&A with TUO Accessories Co-Founder and CEO Sam Gabbay

Lessons from the Equifax data breach

How poor certificate visibility led to a
76-day-long leak of sensitive information