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man-in-the-middle

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Internet-scale 'man in the middle' attack disclosed

This post initially misstated the meaning in this context of ASN. It stands for Autonomous System Notation.

By October 17, 2008

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Internet-scale 'man in the middle' attack disclosed

A researcher has found a nearly invisible way to redirect network traffic through an attacker's network using existing network protocols.

By October 17, 2008

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Firefox extension protects against man-in-the-middle attacks

New software helps guide users to safe Web sites and away from malicious sites, without being confused by an error message Firefox displays for many Web sites that don't pay third-parties to verify their security.

By August 26, 2008

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Apple patches security flaws with new versions of iOS, OS X

The updates fix flaws that would allow both remote code execution and man-in-the-middle attacks to occur.

By July 1, 2015

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Staying safe on public Wi-Fi

Free public Wi-Fi is incredibly convenient, but security can be an issue. Here's how to minimize the risk, whether you use a laptop, smartphone, or tablet.

By June 3, 2015

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How to enable two-factor authentication on popular sites

It may not be the perfect security solution, but two-factor authentication reduces the risks associated with common Web activities -- from searching to social networking to online banking.

By June 16, 2015

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Veracode study pokes holes in smart-home security

An in-depth look at the security behind six well-known smart-home products shows some alarming vulnerabilities.

By April 9, 2015

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More than 1,200 popular Android apps still vulnerable to FREAK

Researchers from FireEye claim the security risks posed by the FREAK bug are far from over.

By March 18, 2015

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​Gemalto: No major theft of keys to smartphone kingdom

Yes, it seems US and UK spy agencies tried to snoop on people's smartphones, the company says. But privacy and security harm to users is limited by Gemalto's own network security and newer encryption used on modern networks.

By February 25, 2015

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Lenovo's Superfish security snafu blows up in its face

The preloaded Superfish adware does more than hijack website ads in a browser. It also exposes Lenovo owners to a simple but dangerous hack that could spell disaster.

By February 20, 2015