Category: SSL

Heartbleed and Home Routers

There’s been a lot of talk lately about the Heartbleed bug which affects systems that depend on the OpenSSL library. This bug could possibly allow unauthorized people to gain access to data that they shouldn’t in a supposedly secure and encrypted connection. Because of this bug, many websites that depended on OpenSSL to manage their […]

Heartbleed and IoT

There’s a very good article in MIT Technology Review about the recent Heartbleed bug that’s affecting many computer servers and Internet of Things devices. It makes the important case that any modern device that we use is both hardware AND software, and that software often has problems. Because of the nature of these devices (e.g. […]