Archive for April, 2014

Heartbleed: OpenSSL Gets Much-Needed Funding Thanks to Linux Core Infrastructure Initiative

After the Heart Bleed bug exposed a major vulnerability, there has been a renewed interest in internet security. Heartbleed is a security bug affecting the open-source OpenSSL. The flaw was deemed catastrophic by many important observers. “The Heartbleed bug allows…

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Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich Resigns Over Controversial Statements

Mozilla, the non-profit that develops web browser Firefox, was in hot water this week, after it named Brendan Eich its CEO, even though he had contributed $1000 to a campagin for Proposition 8, which would have banned gay marriage in…

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