Want to Reset Your Password?

Go to OIT's account self service tool to reset your NetID password. To reset passwords for departmental resources, please contact your local IT support staff.

Contact Us

To report a security issue or ask a security-related question, contact security@duke.edu

 

Duke University IT Security Office

The ITSO is based at the American Tobacco Campus, Strickland Building

334 Blackwell St.

Durham, NC 27701

About our office

Directions to our office

 

Duke Medicine Information Security Office (ISO)

The ISO is based in Hock Plaza, 10th and 12th floors

224 Erwin Road

Durham, NC 27705

website: intranet.dm.duke.edu/dhts/iso
 

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 10:45

You may have seen the information on the latest named security issue:  Freak.  

 

Ars Technica has a very good write up on the subject:

 

Security experts have discovered a potentially catastrophic flaw that for more than a decade has made it possible for attackers to decrypt HTTPS-protected traffic passing between Android or Apple devices and hundreds of thousands or millions of websites, including AmericanExpress.com, Bloomberg.com, NSA.gov, and FBI.gov.