Tag Archives: CBC

XML Encryption Cracked!

Broken CBC XMLWe have not completely assimilated the BEAST vulnerability, and here it comes, from Bochum, Germany, another serious flaw involving Encryption, or better, involving XML Encryption.... Read More

The Beauty (RC4) and The BEAST (TLS)

Hard times for Information Security and for the authentication models it had been built upon. The inglorious falls of  SecureID and Certification Authority Authentication models were not enough in this troubled 2011 and now it looks like the last authentication bastion was breached after Thai Duong and Juliano Rizzo unleashed their BEAST (Browser Exploit Against SSL/TLS) attack.... Read More