SSL Secure Sockets Layer, created by Netscape, is the predecessor of TLS that was discovered to contain security flaws, making it ineffective in terms of its cryptographic capacity. SSL starts a session between the server and client by generating session keys to protect the integrity of data being exchanged. READ FULL ARTICLE: http://abneyassociates.org/protocols_/encryption/ssl/
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Blowing Bubbles to Catch Carbon Dioxide
Taking inspiration from an unusual source, a Sandia National Laboratories team has dramatically improved the science of scintillators — objects that detect nuclear threats. According to the team, using organic glass scintillators could soon make it even harder to smuggle nuclear materials...
Sandia National Laboratories researcher Tom Crenshaw, co-author on the paper, sets up a specimen in a test frame that will pull a solder joint apart to determine its tensile strength. Credit: Sandia National Laboratories