This Month in SSL: August 2016

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

SSL & Encryption

Data Breaches

Vulnerabilities

  • 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.

Malware

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

Cybercrime

IoT

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

Research & Studies

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