Major OpenSSL Vulnerability Discovered

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  1. Tom Bombadildo

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    OpenSSL, the open-sourced SSL/TSL protocols used by a large amount of websites, suffers from what most are calling a "very serious and very damaging vulnerability" called the "Heartbleed Bug". For any web devs out there currently using OpenSSL 1.01 to 1.01f, it's STRONGLY recommended you update to 1.01g in order to fix this.

    More info and some FAQs can be seen from the Source.
  2. Gahars

    Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

    Aug 5, 2011
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    If ya didn't want people gettin' in, you shoulda called it ClosedSSL, ya dingus.
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  3. VashTS

    VashTS Beat it, son

    Mar 14, 2009
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    Somebody been watching Brule or Eggbusters lately? I know I have. And I am a dingus.

    in on topic news, sucks.
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