Protecting users from firesheep and sidejacking attacks with SSL
The recent release of the Firesheep Wi-Fi attack tool has increased awareness among both users and attackers of the inherent insecurity of unprotected HTTP connections. Users on unprotected networks who connect to web sites through plain HTTP connections expose their connections to those sites to open surveillance and full compromise. Download this whitepaper to find out more.
Provided by: VeriSign Topic: Security Date Added: Aug 2011 Format: PDF