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With Comparisons to Heartbleed, Cloudbleed May Affect Millions

A researcher from Google disclosed on Thursday that private messages, API keys, and other sensitive data were being leaked by a major content delivery network to random requesters, a leakage that could affect up to 5.5 million websites. Like Heartbleed, which was co-discovered by the Synopsys team in Oulu, Finland, and Google in April 2014, […]

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5 Security Industry Buzzwords We Love to Hate

Computing security is an interesting space. One of the main aspects that makes it interesting is that there are many security terms that are ambiguous. With some words, we have no idea why we’ve come to use them! While these buzzwords aren’t going away any time soon, here is a list of buzzwords that most of the […]

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Embracing the Security Benefits of the Cloud Infrastructure

Originally posted on SecurityWeek. Less than ten minutes driving west from my home, you encounter a vast expanse of large, windowless buildings. Situated near them are impressive physical plants dedicated to cooling these buildings and providing back-up power in the case of a power failure. Whenever I drive past these complexes I always point them […]

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5 Essentials of Cloud-Based Application Security Testing

This is a question often asked by proponents of the cloud movement. In this article, I will highlight what, how, why, and when to choose a cloud-based approach for application security testing through the five essential factors. Cloud-based (aka on-demand) application security testing is a relatively new type of testing in which the applications are […]

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