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HTTPS may not be as safe as it once was

A-vulnerability-in-SSLv2-poses-a-big-threat-to-encryption-_459_40117183_0_14121339_300-300x199Proper encryption is seen by many as the linchpin to the Internet’s current and future success. Everything from online banking to private email correspondence needs to be kept out of the hands of cyber criminals, and as such encryption methods were implemented into many of the world’s modern data transfer systems. However, it would appear that HTTPS encryption has a vulnerability that could quickly get out of hand if it isn’t nipped in the bud.  Continue reading