'Heartbleed' vulnerability puts Web users' passwords at risk (15)

SiliconValley.com 2014.04.09 08:53
By Anick Jesdanun Associated Press NEW YORK - Passwords, credit cards and other sensitive data are at risk after security researchers discovered a problem with an encryption technology used to securely transmit email, e-commerce transactions, social networking posts and other Web traffic. Security researchers say the threat, known as Heartbleed, is serious, partly because it remained undiscovered for more than two years.
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