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1256 votes
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667k views

How does SSL/TLS work?

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926 votes
11 answers
303k views

How to securely hash passwords?

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657 votes
4 answers
311k views

Do any security experts recommend bcrypt for password storage?

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597 votes
7 answers
206k views

How to store salt?

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302 votes
3 answers
75k views

CRIME - How to beat the BEAST successor?

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255 votes
8 answers
76k views

Why are salted hashes more secure for password storage?

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248 votes
4 answers
112k views

SSL3 "POODLE" Vulnerability

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236 votes
11 answers
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Why is Math.random() not designed to be cryptographically secure?

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231 votes
8 answers
206k views

What is the difference between SSL vs SSH? Which is more secure?

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213 votes
5 answers
154k views

What is a specific example of how the Shellshock Bash bug could be exploited?

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186 votes
6 answers
33k views

How do I deal with a compromised server?

176 votes
9 answers
624k views

How to determine what type of encoding/encryption has been used?

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154 votes
12 answers
88k views

https security - should password be hashed server-side or client-side?

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79 votes
10 answers
18k views

Would it be good secure programming practice to overwrite a "sensitive" variable before deleting it?

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77 votes
6 answers
70k views

Is there a short command to test if my server is secure against the shellshock bash bug?

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52 votes
13 answers
8k views

Sequential identifying string that can't be reverse engineered (the "invoice number" problem)

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44 votes
7 answers
6k views

Are partially typed passwords a potential security risk?

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29 votes
3 answers
13k views

Generating one time URLs which can be revoked

27 votes
4 answers
4k views

How Do Rootkits & Other Low-Level Malware Still Manage to Load on Systems Protected by Secure Boot (and TB/MB)?

26 votes
3 answers
4k views

Could malware move during a scan to avoid detection?

24 votes
2 answers
2k views

How does this HTML5-based "Mass Router Infection" scheme work?

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14 votes
5 answers
27k views

How to detect hosts running in virtual machines with nmap?

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3 votes
2 answers
669 views

How could honeypot be vulnerable?

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1 answer
298 views

SSLV3.0 Poodle Man-in-the-Middle scenario

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