OpenSSL team warns of major vulnerability

The team behind the popular OpenSSL cryptographic library has warned of an impending patch, due for release this Thursday, which fixes an as-yet unreleased serious security vulnerability.

The OpenSSL project hit headlines in April last year when details of the 
Heartbleed vulnerability numerous versions found to be vulnerable to a serious flaw that was proven to allow a remote attacker to discover the private key from within the memory of the server without leaving a single trace...Details of the new vulnerability are being kept private until the patched builds are released, to prevent widespread attacks.