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Windows PCs are also vulnerable to"FREAK" flaw

The FREAK flaw that first surfaced early this week was initially only thought to affect software that relied on OpenSSL or Apple’s Secure Transport (think Android, iOS and OS X). Microsoft has since released a security advisory indicating its Windows…

New iOS bug makes devices vulnerable to fake app attack

Just a few days after security researchers at Palo Alto Networks discovered the WireLurker malware that infects iOS devices through OS X, folks at mobile security research firm FireEye have uncovered an iOS security flaw that they claim poses a…

Google discovers vulnerability in SSL 3.0 dubbed 'Poodle'

Google has published details of a vulnerability in the design of SSL version 3.0. The attack, referred to as POODLE (Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption), allows the plaintext of secure connections to be calculated by a network attacker according…