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man-in-the-middle attacks

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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 CEO meets with Chinese official following iCloud attacks

The meeting follows a notice from Apple that iCloud has been targeted by network attacks in an attempt to gain user information. But are the Chinese behind it?

By October 22, 2014

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NSA system designed to attack 'millions' of computers -- report

The US government designed computerized hacking tools to automate the process of compromising computers with attacks that let it harvest data before it is encrypted, new documents show.

By March 12, 2014

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Apple eyes 25 more stores in China

CEO Tim Cook says the company plans to open 25 retail stores in China over next two years, according to an interview posted on Chinese web portal Sina.com.

By October 23, 2014

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Google exposes 'Poodle' flaw in Web encryption standard

Three Google security engineers uncover a major vulnerability in the older -- but still supported -- Web encryption standard SSL 3.0. Experts say fixing it is impossible and upgrading will be difficult.

By October 14, 2014

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Viber sends video, images without encryption protection

Researchers demonstrate that a widely used mobile chat app not only sends some kinds of data in the open, it also stores it publicly online.

By April 24, 2014

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Apple security update fixes iOS vulnerability

The tech giant fixes a security problem in iOS that affected encrypted connections.

By February 21, 2014

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Apple promises to fix OS X encryption flaw 'very soon'

The iPhone and iPad maker on Friday issued a fix for its mobile devices, but left its Mac lineup unpatched. But not for long, Apple says.

By February 22, 2014