Author Topic: "Passwords you need to change NOW...."  (Read 986 times)

Offline quiller

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 17781
  • Gender: Male
  • Reinstate dueling for Congress
"Passwords you need to change NOW...."
« on: April 14, 2014, 09:49:36 AM »
This one is huge, folks. Google, Gmail, Yahoo, and other biggies are all affected.

http://dailycaller.com/2014/04/10/the-passwords-you-need-to-change-right-now-because-of-the-heartbleed-bug/

Offline quiller

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 17781
  • Gender: Male
  • Reinstate dueling for Congress
Re: "Passwords you need to change NOW...."
« Reply #1 on: April 14, 2014, 05:34:03 PM »
More companies are named here, as this story develops....

http://mashable.com/2014/04/09/heartbleed-bug-websites-affected/

Offline walkstall

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 25541
  • Gender: Male
  • WYSIWYG
Re: "Passwords you need to change NOW...."
« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2014, 05:57:37 PM »
A politician thinks of the next election. A statesman, of the next generation.- James Freeman Clarke

Politics is supposed to be the second-oldest profession.  I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.  ~ Ronald Reagan ~

Always remember "Feelings Aren't Facts."

Offline Solar

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 66451
  • Gender: Male
Re: "Passwords you need to change NOW...."
« Reply #3 on: April 15, 2014, 05:41:33 AM »
My question is, why did it happen? If it worked before 2011, why was it changed, and what were it's benefits supposed to be?
Makes one wonder if it wasn't intentional...
#WWG1WGA

 

Powered by EzPortal