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Get Started Mar 11, 2015

Why SSL security matters

This video introduces SSL and describes SSL certificates and certificate authorities. It explains the concept capturing plain text traffic and SSL-encrypted traffic to show how easily an attacker can grab data as ... Continue Reading


By Karen Scarfone Get Started Apr 20, 2015

Introduction to SSL VPN products in the enterprise

Virtual private networks secure the confidentiality and integrity of network communications. Expert Karen Scarfone explains how SSL VPN products work. Continue Reading


By Maxim Tamarov News Mar 31, 2015

Amid growing SSL concerns, Qualys expands free public SSL tester

Qualys has added a free, public API to its SSL testing services, which will enable an enterprise to test any website or server for SSL vulnerabilities. Continue Reading


By Michael Cobb Evaluate Dec 01, 2014

Are LibreSSL and BoringSSL safe OpenSSL alternatives?

Since the revelation of the Heartbleed flaw, OpenSSL security has been put into question. Expert Michael Cobb discusses whether LibreSSL and BoringSSL could serve as OpenSSL alternatives. Continue Reading


By Karen Scarfone Get Started Apr 22, 2015

The three enterprise benefits of SSL VPN products

Expert Karen Scarfone outlines the ways SSL VPN products can secure network connections and communications for organizations. Continue Reading


By Brandan Blevins Oct 17, 2014

POODLE SSL vulnerability, other bugs patched by OpenSSL

The OpenSSL Project has issued a patched version of its open-source encryption software that mitigates the recently announced POODLE SSL vulnerability. Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Mar 17, 2015

Microsoft warns of fake SSL certificate for Windows Live

Microsoft has warned that a fake security certificate has been issued for the Windows Live domain that could be abused by attackers Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Feb 24, 2015

PrivDog SSL compromise potentially worse than Superfish

Some versions of PrivDog software designed to block online ads compromise internet security in a similar way to Superfish Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News Apr 24, 2015

Insecure SSL coding could lead to Android man-in-the-middle attacks

Researcher have found thousands of apps that feature insecure coding practices in implementing SSL protocols, which could lead to Android man-in-the-middle attacks. Continue Reading


By Kevin Beaver Evaluate Apr 22, 2015

Should an OpenSSL-reliant product risk assessment be performed?

Many organizations are still vulnerable to the Heartbleed flaw. Expert Kevin Beaver explores the merits of an OpenSSL-specific risk assessment. Continue Reading