Apple and Windows users beware; another major vulnerability
has been discovered in SSL/TLS.
Security researchers call the flaw FREAK, and believe attackers can use it to eavesdrop on computers and mobile devices. FREAK impacts Safari or Google browsers
, and has been around for more than a decade.
How can web operators keep their sites from freaking out?
Listen to our latest security slice podcast and hear Tyler Reguly
and Craig Young
discuss how exactly FREAK works, why some website owners trade security for performance and the best free products operators can use to check their websites for vulnerabilities.