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3 Tips for Protecting a VPN in the Face of Major Vulnerabilities

Posted on April 20, 2020 in Articles | by

Last year, the Department of Homeland Security issued a vulnerability notice that disturbed many in the cybersecurity community: Several popular virtual private network solutions insecurely stored authentication cookies in their memory or log files.

An attacker gaining access to that information could steal a legitimate user’s session and gain access to services protected by the VPN without going through the normal authentication process.

Published March 2020 in FedTech Magazine.
Read the full article: 3 Tips for Protecting a VPN in the Face of Major Vulnerabilities

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Mike Chapple, CISSP, Ph.D.

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