Staring Carl Hungus, Bunny Lebowski and your SMTP relay. "I'm here to fix your cipher."
The Dude Abides
As many as 575 cloud-based services have been left at risk to the newly discovered LogJam crypto vulnerability, according to cloud security specialists Skyhigh Networks. LogJam creates a means for hackers to weaken encrypted connections between a user and a web or email server. The vulnerability was discovered as part of …
It would be OK if it were a nice firm Farmhouse Cheddar...but even a sturdy Emmentaler could possibly be poked full of holes.
Oh wait...Emmentaler already is full of holes. So much for that theory.
Mine's the one with the tin of Water Biscuits in the pocket.
... the LogJam flaw shows how internet regulations and architecture decisions made more than 20 years ago are continuing to throw up problems.
Headlining El Reg in 2035:
"Modern internet vulnerable thanks to mid-2010s panic over paedophiles and terrorists. Also, Paris."
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