(4/22/2014) Attackers were able to breach a walled-off virtual private network by exploiting the Heartbleed vulnerability, security company Mandiant said on Friday.
(4/22/2014) Health care participants in an industry wide attack exercise expressed concerns about effectively communicating threat intelligence within their organization.
(4/18/2014) Computerworld - Just days before Microsoft retired Windows XP from public support, the company drastically reduced the price of custom support agreements that give large companies and government agencies another year of XP patches, experts reported today.
(4/18/2014) On Tuesday, Stephen Solis-Reyes, a 19-year-old man that authorities believe leveraged the now infamous bug to steal sensitive information from the Canada Revenue Agency, was arrested by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), without incident, at his home in London, Ontario, according to a Wednesday RCMP release.
(4/15/2014) Canada's tax-collection agency on Monday said the private information of about 900 people had been compromised as hackers exploited the "Heartbleed" bug, and security experts warned that more attacks are likely to follow.More news...
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(4/9/2014) The University is vigilantly taking action to protect our systems and services; most companies are doing the same. While we cannot determine the scale of direct impact, a vast number of online services such as social media sites, e-commerce sites, software installation sites, et cetera use OpenSSL software to encrypt information.
(4/9/2014) A new OpenSSL vulnerability has shown up and some companies are annoyed that the bug was revealed before patches could be delivered for it. Updated April 8.
(4/16/2009) Advisory for Advisory- Cisco AnyConnect Virtual Private Network (VPN) application for iOS has been updated to address vulnerabilities related to the Heartbleed bug.