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Security bug: The internet bleeds passwords

A particularly serious security bug was discovered in the code that encrypts the name, password and other information we type in web sites.

Major sites have announced they fixed the bug, but many smaller sites may still be affected.

What's the relation between the 'Turla' worm and the U.S. Army most serious computing hack in history?

In 2008, a very powerful variant of the infamous ‘Agent’ worm hit local computing networks of the U.S. Army central command in the Middle East. It was classified as the worst computing hack in the history of the U.S. Army. Pentagon experts took 14 months to completely remove the malware from the military network.