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Heartbleed is the term used to refer to a vulnerability in some OpenSSL implementations. This vulnerability’s official identifier is CVE-2014-0160. For more information, see this blog post on systems still unpatched five years after Heartbleed’s discovery.
September 12, 2019 - The Heartbleed vulnerability was discovered and fixed in 2014, yet today—five years later—there are still unpatched systems.
April 11, 2014 - A quick FAQ on what the Heartbleed bug is and how it affects you.
April 10, 2014 - Internet users: mitigate possible threats brought about by the Heartbleed bug before it’s too late.
A Common Vulnerabilities and Exposure (CVE) identifier is a unique number assigned to publicly known software vulnerabilities. It follows the format:
CVE + year + at least 4 sequence number digits
Vendors and researchers alike consider CVE identifiers as standard for identifying vulnerabilities. For example, CVE-2014-0160 is the CVE ID for the vulnerability commonly known as Heartbleed.
Synonyms: CVE names, CVE IDs, CVE numbers, CVEs, vulnerability identifier
September 16, 2019 - A roundup of the security news from September 9–15, including locking down AWS, mobile malware, phishing threats, and more.
January 9, 2017 - A compilation of notable security news and blog posts from the 1st of January to the 7th. This week, we touched on the Sundown exploit kit with a surprising payload and a fake technical support page that wreaked havoc on Mac systems.
September 21, 2015 - A compilation of notable security news and blog posts from September 13 to 19.
April 27, 2015 - A compilation of notable security news and blog posts from April 19 to 25.