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Apple dumps SSL 3.0 for push notifications due to Poodle flaw

Apple will switch to the TLS encryption standard after disclosure of vulnerability that could expose encrypted data.

By October 22, 2014

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Protect your Mac from SSL bug

You can bypass the SSL vulnerability in OS X with a couple of temporary changes, until a software fix is made available.

By February 24, 2014

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Tumblr activates SSL, but with a catch

Tumblr blog owners can encrypt all visits to their sites, as long as they opt in. Why didn't Yahoo just make SSL the default setting?

By February 3, 2014

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Yahoo Mail finally turns on SSL

Long a laggard when it comes to site security, Yahoo announces that it will activate SSL for all Yahoo Mail at the beginning of next year.

By October 14, 2013

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How to shop online safely

With some simple tips, make shopping online a safer experience this holiday season.

By November 24, 2014

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Tablets buying guide

If you're in the market for a tablet, CNET's buying guide will set you on the right path.

By November 22, 2013

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Privacy push means free encryption for websites

Secure network connections protect people against snooping and criminals, but it's a hassle for websites. Mozilla, Cisco, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and others want to change that.

By November 18, 2014

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Apple iOS bug lets fake apps sneak onto iPhones, iPads

The vulnerability affects roughly 95 percent of all Apple mobile devices currently in use, according to a new report.

By November 10, 2014

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Facebook, Google remind you to get out and vote

Both sites are offering visual clues for US citizens to prompt them to vote and help them find the ballot box.

By November 4, 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