By: Meike Chabowski

May 8, 2017 5:10 am

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Speeding up SSL – All You Need to Know About HAProxy

The following article has been contributed by Marcus "Darix" Rückert, Senior Software Engineer in the Operations & Services Team at SUSE. It first appeared on his personal homepage.   For quite a few years now I have been a HAProxy user, even using snapshots in production for a very long time. […]

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By: Bryan Lunduke

March 1, 2016 10:24 am

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DROWN patches available for SUSE Linux Enterprise

Earlier today a security vulnerability known as "DROWN" was announced.  SUSE was on top of it and already has patches available for SUSE Linux Enterprise. What is "DROWN"? "DROWN" is an acronym that stands for "Decrypting RSA using Obsolete and Weakened eNcryption".  Also known as CVE-2016-0800. It allows an […]

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By: Matthias G. Eckermann

October 15, 2014 9:17 am

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The POODLE weakness in the SSL protocol (CVE-2014-3566)

Your immediate action is required In short: The POODLE attack to the SSL 3.0 protocol, published last night (https://www.openssl.org/~bodo/ssl-poodle.pdf) requires server and desktop administrators and desktop users to carefully review their security protocol settings in packages such as HTTP Servers (such as Apache, Tomcat), SMTP Servers (such as Postfix), IMAP Servers, ... […]

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