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Monthly Archives: November 2016

17 Nov 2016

POODLE Vulnerabilities

The Secure Sockets Layer SSL protocol is a cryptographic protocol which allows client-server applications to communicate across a network in a way that is designed to prevent eavesdropping and tampering. The Secure Socket Layer version 3 was adopted when the Secure Socket Layer version 2 was discovered to have multiple serious security flaws but since its adoption additional security issues have been discovered. POODLE being one of them. POODLE (Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption) is a vulnerability that allows […]