Welcome to the first ever installment of Mercurtide's monthly technology round-up. We aim to showcase some of the most recent industry news, products and discussions so that you know exactly what's going on in the world of tech.
Heartbleed: What was the fuss about?
April 2014 was an eventful period for Internet security experts, most notably due to the Heartbleed-related frenzy. The disarray which followed the discovery of the data-leaking bug was well founded; Heartbleed was titled as one of the most dangerous internet security vulnerabilities in the web's history. Acunetix recently published an article which reports the aftermath of the bug, some of its victims and the best means of protection against future vulnerabilities.