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Google Plus is closing down

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Google Plus closing down

"In December 2018, Google announced their decision to shut down Google Plus for consumers in April 2019 due to low usage and challenges involved in maintaining a successful product that meets consumers' expectations". This is the email I awoke to this morning, guess it had to happen sooner or later as the competition between facebook, twitter and some other's became to great for Google Plus to become a viable alternative.

Are you vulnerable to POODLE? What you need to know.

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Poodle vulnerability in SSL 3.0

What is Poodle and how does it affect me?

The POODLE exploit (Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption) is a vulnerability recently identified within the secure encryption protocol SSLv3 a browser connection commonly used for HTTPS communications. The most common types of data that are sent over HTTPS connections include sensitive information, such as login credentials for websites, payment information, email or for any other reason a encrypted connection is required. 

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