O2 joins Virgin Media as member of weak crypto software club

Operator promises The Register it’ll all be fixed before browsers deep-six support.
Kelly Fiveash
It turns out that Virgin Media isn’t the only telco still using the weak RC4 stream cipher on the more sensitive areas of its website. Step forward O2, which is also stuck on the broken SSL system.
The mobile carrier, as spotted by Reg reader Stephen, still transfers customer bank details over the weak crypto algorithm.
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Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/


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