[Cryptography] Fwd: OPENSSL FREAK

Peter Gutmann pgut001 at cs.auckland.ac.nz
Tue Apr 7 00:28:02 EDT 2015

Tom Mitchell <mitch at niftyegg.com> writes:

>This is important.

More important is to remember the fact that IoT stands for "Internet of
Targets", not "Internet of Things".

>Firewalls could channel IOT devices to a VPN or other crypto based service.

That would make an interesting value-add, either build an Internet of Targets
DMZ into existing home routers, or sell an add-on (maybe an Alix PC running
pfSense) that does this for you.

Of course then you need to punch in holes to let your fridge tell your
cellphone that it's out of celery, and it's game over.


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