Tag: Heartbleed

Identifying Past Heartbleed Attacks with the StealthWatch System

One of the concerns that has been raised about the Heartbleed vulnerability is that it was introduced into the OpenSSL code base several years ago, and it’s possible that some attackers were aware of it and launching attacks before it was publicly disclosed this week. This post explains how to use the Lancope StealthWatch System to identify flows associated with Heartbleed attacks. READ MORE

OpenSSL Vulnerability: Whose Hearts Should Be Bleeding?

Monday night marked the disclosure of the biggest software vulnerability so far this year, known as the “Heartbleed” bug, which affects the OpenSSL cryptographic software library. So who should be concerned about this vulnerability? In short, everyone. READ MORE