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Alternative chains certificate forgery

Earlier this morning, OpenSSL released a security patch to fix a new vulnerability discovered in OpenSSL versions 1.0.2 and 1.0.1. This patch fixes one high severity vulnerability, which primarily affects clients.

  • This bug does not affect private keys for Certificates on Bright Servers
  • No hardware operated by Aura Software is effected.
  • No action is required of Bright customers unless a) you are operating your own hardware; in which case you should check with your hosting provider or b) your site use a certificate not directly procured through us.

OpenSSL Security Vulnerability