It’s been nearly two weeks since Heartbleed was revealed. Now Hut3, a London-based security firm, claims 95% of the most popular Heartbleed detection tools are flawed because they do not go far enough.
How can businesses and consumers protect themselves effectively?
Listen to episode 139 of our Security Slice podcast and hear Lamar Bailey, Craig Young and Ken Westin discuss why Heartbleed goes beyond websites, tips on how to find legitimate detection tools, and why Heartbleed will take a long time to clean up.
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- Security Slice: Encryption Equality Issues
- Security Slice: Snake Oil in the App Store
- Security Slice: Heartbleed Heartbreak
- Security Slice: DDoS Dangers and Scam Phone Calls
Check out Tripwire SecureScan™, a free, cloud-based vulnerability management service for up to 100 Internet Protocol (IP) addresses on internal networks. This new tool makes vulnerability management easily accessible to small and medium-sized businesses that may not have the resources for enterprise-grade security technology – and it detects the Heartbleed vulnerability.
The Executive’s Guide to the Top 20 Critical Security Controls
Tripwire has compiled an e-book, titled The Executive’s Guide to the Top 20 Critical Security Controls: Key Takeaways and Improvement Opportunities, which is available for download [registration form required].
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