Electronic Coronavirus

coronavirus phishing

Since the biological virus causes panic in the world, bad actors thought to take advantage of this fear and launch specific phishing campaigns to steal sensitive information and spread the other type of viruses. Security company Check Point noticed that since the beginning of 2020 over 4.000 domains were registered that have “corona” or “covid” … Read more

Browsers will block HTTPS sites still using insecure TLS 1.0 or TLS 1.1 protocols starting this month

Over 850.000 websites that still use the insecure TLS 1.0 or TLS 1.1 HTTPS protocols will have problems getting visitors starting this month, when browsers will drop support for these old and unsecure protocols. These protocols were released ages ago, in 1996 and 2006 respectively and are using weak cryptographic protocols that were proved to … Read more

Let’s Encrypt delays certificates revocation

The Let’s Encrypt free Certification Authority has decided to delay the revocation of 2.7 million possible vulnerable certificates that were incorrectly issued due to a bug. The initial deadline was the 4th of March, however due to the fact that only 1.7 million certificates were renewed they’ve decided to push the deadline further. A new … Read more