It may sound you like a new song from Bullet For My Valentine… but NO! its a new Web Nightmare.
So What is it?
HeartBleed is a security vulnerability in OpenSSL, a popular open-source protocol which is used to encrypt or secure most of the websites on the internet.
(Almost 66% of the websites on Internet uses SSL To encryptdata)
SSL (Secure Socket Layer) is used to protect the confidential information such as usernames, passwords, credit card numbers and other sensitive data set on secure websites . Mainly it is used in securing and protecting the services like Online Shopping and Online Banking from Eavesdropping. (more…)