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Heartbleed: don’t rush to update passwords, security experts warn

Internet security researchers say people should not rush to change their passwords after the discovery of a widespread “catastrophic” software flaw that could expose website user details to hackers.

Suggestions by Yahoo and the BBC that people should change their passwords at once – the typical reaction to a security breach – could make the problem worse if the web server hasn’t been updated to fix the flaw, says Mark Schloesser, a security researcher with Rapid7, based in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Tumblr, which is affected, issued a warning to its users on Tuesday night. Although the firm said it had “no evidence of any breach”, and has now fixed the issue on its servers, it recommends users take action.
The severity of the Heartbleed bug means that rushing to change passwords could backfire
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Good information for those interested in homeopathic remedies. 
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This is why I've been so confused and frustrated by the repeated reports of the behavior of the US government. When our engineers work tirelessly to improve security, we imagine we're protecting you against criminals, not our own government.
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Did you know that the capacity of the entire 1949 ENAIC computer, which was almost the size of a city block, could today fit on a half-inch silicon chip That’s quite the size difference!
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Ciudad de México, 9 de abril (SinEmbargo).– Una censura a la libertad de expresión sin precedentes en México, podría concretarse si los senadores apru
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(It's not the Onion)
A company making homeopathic remedies in the US has had to recall more than 50 different products from across its range after they were found to contain actual medicine.
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R. I. P. 
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  • University of Sheffield
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  • Fundación Arturo Rosenblueth
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  • Universidad Veracruzana
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