SECURITY CLOUD COMPUTING: Amazon Releases New Encryption Options for RDS. Encryption isn’t always easy to deal with in the cloud (or in any other way, actually), but Amazon Web Services (AWS) is hoping to make encryption simpler for its customers.
SOFTWARE & PATCHES PATCHES: OpenSSL patches eight new vulnerabilities. The flaws are of moderate and low severity, but server admins should still update their running OpenSSL server instances in the coming days. The newly released OpenSSL versions are 1.0.1k, 1.0.0p