Tag: SHA-1 algorithm

Hacking, Security

Security experts warn the code used to protect online data is under ‘serious threat from hackers’

December 24, 2015

Via: DailyMail

The online code used to make banking and credit card transactions secure is under serious threat of being cracked. The SHA-1 algorithm is currently used by websites to encrypt data, but experts believe hackers may be closer to cracking the […]