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      The federal government and Heartbleed

      This month, a computer bug by the indelicate name of Heartbleed sparked major security concerns across the internet. It wreaked havoc on a widely-used encryption technology called OpenSSL.

      Allan Friedman, author of the book Cybersecurity and CyberWar: What Everyone Needs to Know, offered a crash course on Heartbleed for Government Matters.