Key reinstallation attacks: my suggested readings

Release the KRACKen! Security researcher Mathy Vanhoef has discovered several vulnerabilities in the core of WPA2 protocol that could allow an attacker to hack into a Wi-Fi network and eavesdrop on the Internet communications. WPA2 is a authentication scheme widely used to secure WiFi connections: now the standard has been compromised …

Optionsbleed: a vulnerability? Nope, a ghost!

A bug really difficult to reproduce! Hanno Böck, a freelance journalist, has disclosed a bug in Apache Web Server causes servers to leak pieces of arbitrary memory in a way that could expose passwords or other secrets, like the most known (and dangerous) “Heartbleed”. The vulnerability has been dubbed OptionsBleed …