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Has TLS been broken?

posted Feb 5, 2013, 5:41 AM by Beau Bullock

Another attack similar to the BEAST attack against SSL/TLS has been developed.

"Two scientists say they have identified a new weakness in TLS, the encryption system used to safeguard online shopping, banking and privacy. The design flaw, revealed today, could be exploited to snoop on passwords and other sensitive information sent by users to HTTPS websites."