Most Free Heartbleed Tools are Defective

Many companies and individuals have been using free tools to check website vulnerabilities. But 95% of these free Heartbleed tools are defective. They can be giving website owners and users false comfort, putting them at even greater risk. Defective Heartbleed Read More…

VPN Services Halt Account Breaches; Data Theft Increases by 40%

The number of account breaches has not increased since 2013 as expected. Security experts attribute much of this to the use of VPN services. But data thefts have increased by 40% despite the decrease in account hacks. Experts say that Read More…

European Internet System Will Block NSA Spy Programs, US Complains

Some European countries are talking about establishing a European Internet system. The US is complaining about this because the NSA spy programs won’t be able to get to them. The US Trade Representative (USTR) office says that this violates trade Read More…

NSA May be Exploiting Heartbleed for Network Spying

The Heartbleed bug has existed for two years, and may have been exploited by the NSA for network spying. Heartbleed is a flaw in the Heartbeat extension that leaves OpenSSL vulnerable. It affects servers, routers and networking equipment. Not all Read More…