• Feb 23, 2017
  • Caleb Chen
  • Networking, News, Security,

Cloudflare’s Cloudbleed is the worst privacy leak in recent Internet history

Cloudflare revealed today that, for months, all of its protected websites were potentially leaking private information across the Internet. Specifically, Cloudflare’s reverse proxies were dumping uninitialized memory; that is to say, bleeding¬†private data. The issue, termed Cloudbleed by some (but not its discoverer Tavis Ormandy¬†of Google Project Zero), is the greatest privacy leak of 2017 … Continue reading “Cloudflare’s Cloudbleed is the worst privacy leak in recent Internet history”

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