Morey Straus
Morey Straus
Sr. Manager, Information Security
Morey has been involved with security long enough to remember the original Tap Magazine. He is responsible for product and operational security programs for the Socialcast product lines. Prior to VMware, Morey led information security functions in the financial services and software industries.

Socialcast Response to Heartbleed, aka CVE-2014-0160

|   Apr 9, 2014
Like so many other services across the Internet, Socialcast was vulnerable to the OpenSSL bug known as “Heartbleed”. The vulnerability allows attackers to read decrypted content and may expose user data, session tokens, and passwords. Although we have no indication that any data has been exposed, we are exercising caution and following best practices to ensure that we continue to provide a secure environment to all Socialcast customers. Yesterday, we applied the update to our production systems to prevent any further exposure. Today, we replaced our SSL certificate keypairs and revoked all sessions, forcing users to log in again.… Read more »

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What is Socialcast?

Socialcast by VMware (NYSE: VMW) is a social network for business uniting people, information, and applications with its real-time enterprise activity stream engine. Behind the firewall or in the cloud, Socialcast enables instant collaboration in a secure environment. Socialcast is headquartered in San Francisco, California.