We selected the following articles as some of the more interesting pieces of news on the subject of SSL and network security this week. Revealed: ISPs Already Violating Net Neutrality To Block Encryption And Make Everyone Less Safe Online On Techdirt, Mike Masnick reports on evidence that not only are broadband ISPs throttling Netflix to […]
Pentesting providers are not all equally skilled or trustworthy and it can be expensive. If you’re going to spend the money to have a pentest done, make sure you have the best pentester your money can buy.
The recent SSLv3 protocol “POODLE” vulnerability does not affect SSL Certificates, but system administrators should disable SSLv3 on all servers.
Here is a recap of the major news stories this week on the topic of SSL and network security. JPMorgan Bracing For ‘Spear Phishing’ Campaign Elizabeth MacDonald of Fox Business reports that “JPMorgan Chase officials are bracing for a massive spear phishing campaign launched by cyber thieves who broke into the bank’s servers in the […]
DigiCert now offers Wi-Fi Alliance-Compliant OSU Server Certificates
The seal is to a carton of milk what a Code Signing Certificate is to an application downloaded from the Internet. Users and consumers trust them.
This post examines some of the more popular articles on the web this week discussing SSL and network security. U.S. Law Enforcement Seeks to Halt Apple-Google Encryption of Mobile Data As reported last week, Google and Apple have decided to begin allowing their smartphone users to encrypt all of their data, making it inaccessible to […]
This week’s tip is about not ignoring security warnings—especially those for SHA-1.
A corporate data breach will make the news, but they are not the largest percent of businesses being targeted. 70% of cybercrimes that resulted in data breaches targeted small businesses.