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CRIME: Latest attack against TLS
From: Amit Sethi <asethi () cigital com>
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2012 15:34:44 -0400

Hi sc-l,

You may have heard about the CRIME attack against TLS developed by Juliano Rizzo and Thai Duong. Although official 
details have not been released yet, there is speculation that the attack has to do with TLS compression. I was able to 
reproduce the information leakage resulting from compression. Please take a look at:


Your comments/feedback are welcome.

Amit Sethi
Technical Manager
Cigital, Inc.
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