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Submission + - Heartbleed Turned Against Cyber Criminals 1

Rambo Tribble writes: In a case of 'live by the sword, die by the sword', researchers have used the now-infamous Heartlbeed bug in OpenSSL to gain access to black-hat forums. French researcher, Steven K, is quoted as saying, 'The potential of this vulnerability affecting black-hat services is just enormous.' Reportedly, the criminal-minded sites Darkode and Damagelab have already been compromised.
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Heartbleed Turned Against Cyber Criminals

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