Tag Archives: SSL

NSA Posts Cybersecurity Paper on Remediating Outdated Network Encryption Protocols

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The National Security Agency (NSA) has warned about risks posed by obsolete encryption protocols and offered a cybersecurity information sheet for identifying and replacing outdated Transport Layer Security or Secure Sockets Layer configurations that could be used for decryption and exploitation of sensitive data.

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Maxar Commends Senate Commerce Committee’s Passage of NASA Authorization Act of 2019; Dan Jablonsky Quoted

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Maxar Technologies has commended the Senate Commerce Committee’s passage of the 2019 NASA Authorization Act that was introduced by Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.), Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), Maxar announced on Thursday.

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ITIF: 91% of Popular Federal Sites Fail to Perform Well in Terms of Speed, Mobile Friendliness

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A new report from the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation has found that approximately 91 percent of most popular U.S. federal websites did not fare well on at least one of the metrics for page-load speed, accessibility, mobile friendliness and security. ITIF said Monday it examined 469 federal websites for the Benchmarking U.S. Government Websites report’s …

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DHS’ Larry Zelvin: Cyber Team Reduced ‘Heartbleed’ Impact on Gov’t Domain

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Larry Zelvin, director of the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center for the Department of Homeland Security, has said the “Heartbleed” encryption flaw had minimal impact on the federal government domain, FierceGovernmentIT reported Thursday. Molly Bernhart Walker writes a team worked for 20 days to respond to the secure-sockets layer encryption …

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