Advisory Regarding Wifi Vulnerability (aka WPA2 KRACK or Key Reinstallation Attack)

October 20, 2017

By now you may have seen online or on other media that security researchers announced on Monday that a serious vulnerability has been found in the WPA2 encryption protocol that secures the vast majority of modern wifi communications. While this is a critical flaw, it is important to note that it needs to be actively… Read more »

BC Libraries Coop Website Password Reset

April 10, 2014

As a follow up to yesterday’s message concerning the Heartbleed bug, we have now patched all of the Co-op’s affected web servers and rotated the SSL keys. The last precaution is for users to change their passwords. For the Coop web site itself, please go to https://bc.libraries.coop/ and, once logged in, visit “My Dashboard –… Read more »

HeartBleed SSL notice to members

April 9, 2014

As you may have heard from recent stories in the media, a bug, known as “the Heartbleed bug,” was discovered in OpenSSL, a widely used software library employed by millions of internet sitesĀ  to provide encrypted SSL traffic. More background can be found at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heartbleed_bug#Heartbleed_bug and in the mainstream media. There is no evidence of… Read more »