Sword & Shield’s SOC is Monitoring New FREAK Vulnerability

Cyber Attack revealed in computer machine code through a magnifyAs new details continue to emerge about the latest Freak related vulnerability, Sword & Shield’s Security Operations Center (SOC) is keeping a close eye on its customers’ networks.  The latest is entitled, “LogJam,”  a man-in-the-middle attack. Given the right circumstances, it can provide an attacker the ability to read encrypted data. 

Although it is not a simple task, it is possible. 

The SOC has already seen and instituted counter measures for a large number of attempts on client networks its monitoring. 

The current fix for individuals is to ensure the most recent version of your browser is installed.  Additional information can be found in the Guide to Deploying Diffie-Hellman for TLS in web servers at https://weakdh.org/sysadmin.html

References:

https://weakdh.org/

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