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Latest Open-Source Cybersecurity Software Approved for Government Use

July 19, 2012 – The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) today announced the validation and availability of an open-source cybersecurity tool for securing information shared across the Internet. Government agencies required to use cryptographic software validated to Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS), will now have access to Open Secure Socket Layer (OpenSSL v2.0), a free, publicly available security software that meets federal security guidelines.

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Created Date: August 25, 2015
Last Published Date: August 25, 2015
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