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 as June 2016.
Google announced it is planning to deprecate DHE cipher suites to encourage sites move over to ECDHE-based cipher suites.
Early this month, Mozilla released Firefox 42. It comes with updated security indicators Mozilla designed to better convey a site’s security status for users.