97 percent of Global 2000 organizationsí public-facing servers remain vulnerable to cyber attacks due to incomplete Heartbleed remediation, according to Venafi.
More than three months have passed since the discovery of the OpenSSL Heartbleed bug, and many systems are still vulnerable.
A number of Siemens industrial products have been found sporting four vulnerabilities in their OpenSSL implementation, which could lead to man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacks or the crashing of web servers of the products.
Oracle's Quarterly Critical Patch Update (CPU) is never a minor event.
In light of the escalation of DDoS attacks used as a means of extorting money from online businesses, the news that there has been a significant decrease in vulnerable Network Time Protocol (NTP) servers that can be used in NTP amplification DDoS attacks is more than welcome.