HEARTBLEED BUG: A BLOODY DARN LEAK
by Twinstate Technologies
The Heartbleed Bug is bleeding information, possibly your information, directly into the hands of hackers. But, what the bloody heck is the Heartbleed bug, and what does it mean for you – the website visitor and user?
Across the Internet, many websites use the OpenSSL software package. An open-source technology, OpenSSL enables websites to secure sensitive information, such as traffic and login credentials. The problem is that a part of recent versions of the OpenSSL software had a security vulnerability, which has been dubbed the Heartbleed bug.