Banks abandoning SSL on home page log-ins

Wednesday, 24 August 2005, 5:21 AM EST

Some of the biggest banks have abandoned the practice of posting their online account log-in screens on SSL-protected pages in an effort to boost page response time and guide users to more memorable URLs.

Netcraft noted that three of the largest banks in the U.S. as well as American Express, now display their log-in forms on home pages not locked down with SSL.

At InformationWeek.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Researchers track Android users by collecting accelerator readings

A group of researchers have demonstrated that Android users' movements can be tracked by simply analyzing the data provided by the devices' accelerometers and orientation sensors.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Wed, May 27th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //