Slashdot Items Tagged "encryption"

Date / Time Story
Friday February 16, 2018 @09:00AM Two Years After FBI vs Apple, Encryption Debate Remains
Saturday February 03, 2018 @10:55PM Camera Makers Resist Encryption, Despite Warnings From Photographers
Thursday February 01, 2018 @05:00PM How DIY Rebels Are Working To Replace Tech Giants
Thursday January 25, 2018 @11:01AM Senator Asks FBI Director To Justify His 'Ill-Informed' Policy Proposal For Encryption
Friday January 12, 2018 @03:33PM Apple's China iCloud Data Migration Sweeps Up International User Accounts
Friday January 12, 2018 @09:41AM Cisco Can Now Sniff Out Malware Inside Encrypted Traffic
Thursday January 11, 2018 @09:52AM FBI Calls Apple 'Jerks' and 'Evil Geniuses' For Making iPhone Cracks Difficult
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @10:56AM FBI Chief Calls Unbreakable Encryption 'Urgent Public Safety Issue'
Sunday December 31, 2017 @04:39PM EFF Applauds 'Massive Change' to HTTPS
Thursday December 21, 2017 @05:05PM AnyDVD Supports UHD Blu-Ray Ripping, While Devices Patch Security Holes
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @06:32PM US Says It Doesn't Need a Court Order To Ask Tech Companies To Build Encryption Backdoors
Saturday December 02, 2017 @10:00PM PHP Now Supports Argon2 Next-Generation Password Hashing Algorithm
Friday December 01, 2017 @06:40PM Volunteers Around the World Build Surveillance-Free Cellular Network Called 'Sopranica'
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @11:10AM 66 Percent of Popular Android Cryptocurrency Apps Don't Use Encryption
Saturday November 11, 2017 @02:03PM iPhone Encryption Hampers Investigation of Texas Shooter, Says FBI
Friday November 10, 2017 @04:32PM Following Equifax Breach, CEO Doesn't Know If Data Is Encrypted
Thursday November 09, 2017 @06:05PM DOJ: Strong Encryption That We Don't Have Access To Is 'Unreasonable'
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @06:02PM Flaw Crippling Millions of Crypto Keys Is Worse Than First Disclosed
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @02:27PM How Cloudflare Uses Lava Lamps To Encrypt the Internet
Sunday November 05, 2017 @01:45PM Mozilla Might Distrust Dutch Government Certs Over 'False Keys'
Monday October 30, 2017 @04:20PM BlackBerry CEO Promises To Try To Break Customers' Encryption If the US Government Asks Him To
Saturday October 28, 2017 @11:34AM Google To Remove Public Key Pinning (PKP) Support In Chrome
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @07:47PM DUHK Crypto Attack Recovers Encryption Keys, Exposes VPN Connections
Monday October 23, 2017 @01:14PM FBI Couldn't Access Nearly 7,000 Devices Because of Encryption
Thursday October 19, 2017 @09:40AM EU: No Encryption Backdoors But, Let's Help Each Other Crack That Crypto
Monday October 16, 2017 @12:21PM Second Crypto Bug of the Day: Infineon TPM Chipsets Generate Insecure RSA Keys
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @07:09PM Justice Department To Be More Aggressive In Seeking Encrypted Data From Tech Companies
Friday September 29, 2017 @01:47PM What Isn't Telegram Saying About Its Connections To the Kremlin?
Friday September 22, 2017 @04:31PM Adobe Security Team Accidentally Posts Private PGP Key On Blog
Friday September 22, 2017 @01:50PM Passwords For 540,000 Car Tracking Devices Leaked Online
Thursday September 21, 2017 @02:48PM Distrustful US Allies Force Spy Agency To Back Down In Encryption Fight
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:16PM EFF Resigns From Web Consortium In Wake of EME DRM Standardization
Monday September 18, 2017 @03:39PM Why You Shouldn't Use Texts For Two-Factor Authentication
Sunday September 17, 2017 @07:13PM Illinois Tests A Blockchain-Based Birth Registry/ID System
Monday September 11, 2017 @05:16PM Virginia Scraps Electronic Voting Machines Hackers Destroyed At DefCon
Thursday August 31, 2017 @12:19PM AMD Releases Ryzen PRO Processors Worldwide, 8-Core Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
Saturday August 19, 2017 @05:13PM Google Warns Webmasters About Insecure HTTP Web Forms
Friday August 18, 2017 @09:04AM How Security Pros Look at Encryption Backdoors
Thursday August 17, 2017 @03:36PM Hacker Claims To Have Decrypted Apple's Secure Enclave Processor Firmware
Saturday August 05, 2017 @11:15PM 'Real People' Don't Need End-To-End Encryption In Their Messaging Apps, UK Home Secretary Says
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @02:32PM Feds Crack Trump Protesters' Phones To Charge Them With Felony Rioting
Friday July 21, 2017 @11:26PM Let's Encrypt Criticized Over Speedy HTTPS Certifications
Thursday July 20, 2017 @04:00PM Apple Flies Top Privacy Executives Into Australia To Lobby Against Proposed Encryption Laws
Friday July 14, 2017 @09:16AM Australia To Compel Technology Firms To Provide Access To Encrypted Missives
Thursday July 13, 2017 @04:01AM EFF Officially Appeals Tim Berners-Lee Decision On DRM In HTML
Friday July 07, 2017 @10:06PM The EFF's 'Let's Encrypt' Plans Wildcard Certificates For Subdomains
Friday July 07, 2017 @05:50AM The Pentagon Says It Will Start Encrypting Soldiers' Emails Next Year
Thursday July 06, 2017 @01:42PM New Attack Can Now Decrypt Satellite Phone Calls in 'Real Time'
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @04:28PM Petya Ransomware Authors Demand $250,000 In First Public Statement Since Attack
Monday July 03, 2017 @03:16PM Apple Tests 3-D Face Scanning To Unlock Next iPhone: Bloomberg
Sunday June 25, 2017 @01:01PM Australian Officials Want Encryption Laws To Fight 'Terrorist Messaging'
Saturday June 24, 2017 @01:25PM Researcher Finds Critical OpenVPN Bug Using Fuzzing
Friday June 23, 2017 @12:48PM Under Pressure, Western Tech Firms Including Cisco and IBM Bow To Russian Demands To Share Cyber Secrets
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:09PM Equipment Already In Space Can Be Adapted For Extremely Secure Data Encryption
Monday June 19, 2017 @10:49AM Microsoft, Accenture Team Up On Blockchain-based Digital ID Network
Sunday June 18, 2017 @08:22AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Prepare For The Theft Of Your PC?
Saturday June 17, 2017 @12:25PM European Parliament Committee Endorses End-To-End Encryption
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @01:39PM Germany Plans To Fingerprint Children and Spy On Personal Messages
Saturday June 10, 2017 @10:34AM Docker's LinuxKit Launches Kernel Security Efforts, Including Next-Generation VPN
Saturday June 10, 2017 @12:11AM British PM Seeks Ban On Encryption After Terror Attack
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @04:17PM Apple To Force Users To 2FA On iOS 11, macOS High Sierra
Monday May 29, 2017 @10:47AM Wikipedia's Switch To HTTPS Has Successfully Fought Government Censorship
Friday May 26, 2017 @05:36PM 10 Years Later: FileZilla Adds Support For Master Password That Encrypts Your Logins
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @02:22PM Hackers Unlock Samsung Galaxy S8 With Fake Iris
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @08:52AM Microsoft Announces 'Windows 10 China Government Edition', Lets Country Use Its Own Encryption
Monday May 15, 2017 @12:59AM UK Group Fights Arrest Over Refusing To Surrender Passwords At The Border
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @05:12PM 'First Pirated Ultra HD Blu-Ray Disk' Appears Online
Saturday April 29, 2017 @11:17AM Encrypted WhatsApp Message Recovered From Westminster Terrorist's Phone
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @03:29PM Microsoft's Skype Is Most Used Messaging Service For Cyber Criminals, Study Finds
Friday April 07, 2017 @09:14PM Ransomware Asks For High Score Instead of Money
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @02:34PM Web Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee Slams UK and US Net Plans
Thursday March 30, 2017 @11:59AM Britain Wants Tech Firms to Tackle Extremism
Sunday March 26, 2017 @05:58PM After 20 Years, OpenSSL Will Change To Apache License 2.0, Seeks Past Contributors
Sunday March 26, 2017 @03:10PM London Terrorist Used WhatsApp, UK Calls For Backdoors
Thursday March 23, 2017 @03:01PM Feds: We're Pulling Data From 100 Phones Seized During Trump Inauguration
Friday March 17, 2017 @11:06PM Some HTTPS Inspection Tools Actually Weaken Security
Friday March 17, 2017 @07:22PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Implement Site-Wide File Encryption?
Monday March 13, 2017 @12:08AM What The CIA WikiLeaks Dump Tells Us: Encryption Works
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:10AM Hey CIA, You Held On To Security Flaw Information -- But Now It's Out. That's Not How It Should Work
Friday March 03, 2017 @07:02PM Google Open Sources Encrypted Email Extension For Chrome
Friday February 24, 2017 @09:20PM Are Your Slack Conversations Really Private and Secure?
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:19PM Cloudflare Leaks Sensitive User Data Across the Web
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:32PM Researchers Discover Security Problems Under the Hood of Automobile Apps
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:19PM Ransomware Insurance Is Coming
Thursday February 09, 2017 @05:47PM Republicans Are Reportedly Using a Self-Destructing Message App To Avoid Leaks
Monday February 06, 2017 @11:25PM Dozens of Popular iOS Apps Vulnerable To Intercept of TLS-Protected Data
Monday January 30, 2017 @03:58PM Google Quietly Makes 'Optional' Web DRM Mandatory In Chrome
Monday January 30, 2017 @03:23PM Facebook's New Tool Looks To Replace Traditional Two-Factor Authentication
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @09:59AM Australia Plans Biometric Border Control
Friday January 20, 2017 @03:35PM Lavabit Is Relaunching
Friday January 13, 2017 @11:15PM Tor Onion Browser's Creator Explains Free Version For iOS
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:15PM Buggy Domain Validation Forces GoDaddy To Revoke SSL Certificates
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @04:36PM 'Forza Horizon 3' Update Accidentally Published Unencrypted Build of the Game
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:12PM Koolova Ransomware Decrypts For Free If You Read Two Articles About Ransomware
Friday December 30, 2016 @08:29PM 2016 Saw A Massive Increase In Encrypted Web Traffic
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @03:53PM Destructive KillDisk Malware Turns Into Ransomware
Saturday December 24, 2016 @11:49AM US Congressional Committee Concludes Encryption Backdoors Won't Work
Friday December 23, 2016 @07:37PM U2F Security Keys May Be the World's Best Hope Against Account Takeovers
Friday December 23, 2016 @01:37PM Russian Authorities Are Trying To Unlock iPhone 4S From Russian Ambassador's Killer
Friday December 23, 2016 @02:55AM Leaked Files Reveal Scope of Cellebrite's Smartphone-Cracking Technology
Thursday December 22, 2016 @11:37AM Encrypted Messaging App Signal Uses Google To Bypass Censorship
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @06:34PM NIST Asks Public For Help With Quantum-Proof Cryptography
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @06:51PM Barnes & Noble's Latest Tablet Is Running Spyware From Shanghai
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @01:53PM Egypt Has Blocked Encrypted Messaging App Signal
Friday December 16, 2016 @11:45PM Researcher Discovered An Easy Way To Bypass MacOS's File Encryption
Friday December 16, 2016 @08:41AM Evernote Reverses Course On Opt-out Privacy Policy That Would've Exposed Users' Content To Employees
Thursday December 15, 2016 @06:04PM A $300 Device Can Steal Mac FileVault2 Passwords
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @10:35AM 150 Filmmakers and Photojournalists Call On Nikon, Sony, and Canon To Build in Encryption
Friday December 09, 2016 @06:41PM Researchers Point Out 'Theoretical' Security Flaws In AMD's Upcoming Zen CPU
Saturday December 03, 2016 @11:36AM Encryption Backdoor Sneaks Into UK Law
Thursday December 01, 2016 @10:54PM Multiple Vulnerabilities In AirDroid Opens At Least 10 Million Android Users To MITM Attacks, Hijackings
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @04:50PM Telegram Launches Telegraph, An Anonymous Blogging Platform
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @04:32PM Hacker Explains How He Hacked Into Tel Aviv's Public Wi-Fi Network In Three Days
Friday November 18, 2016 @08:07PM New York's District Attorney: Roll Back Apple's iPhone Encryption
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @06:49PM A $5 Tool Called PoisonTap Can Hack Your Locked Computer In One Minute
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:50PM Cryptsetup Vulnerability Grants Root Shell Access On Some Linux Systems
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:18PM US Internet Firms Ask Trump To Support Encryption, Ease Regulations
Saturday November 05, 2016 @10:05PM User Forks FileZilla FTP Client After Getting Hacked
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:51PM New Software Remembers Everything Your Computer Has Ever Displayed
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @05:02PM LastPass On Mobile Is Now Free
Saturday October 29, 2016 @01:19PM New Attack Can Seize Control of Drones
Saturday October 29, 2016 @07:57AM US Bank Regulator Notifies Congress of Major Data Security Breach
Friday October 28, 2016 @11:38PM Apple Shared User Data With Governments, Says WikiLeaks Email
Friday October 28, 2016 @10:20AM Google's AI Created Its Own Form of Encryption
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @12:23AM Nuclear Plants Leak Critical Alerts In Unencrypted Pager Messages
Saturday October 22, 2016 @08:50PM VeraCrypt Security Audit Reveals Many Flaws, Some Already Patched
Saturday October 15, 2016 @09:03PM Firefox Users Reach HTTPS Encryption Milestone
Thursday October 06, 2016 @07:24PM Tim Cook Defends Apple's Approach To Security: 'Encryption is Inherently Great'
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @11:47AM Encryption App Signal Wins Fight Against FBI Subpoena and Gag Order
Friday September 16, 2016 @11:34PM How The FBI Might've Opened the San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone 5c
Sunday September 04, 2016 @10:43PM Whither Tor? Building the Next Generation of Anonymity Tools
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:15PM FBI Director Says Prolific Default Encryption Hurting Government Spying Efforts
Sunday August 28, 2016 @07:31PM How Security Experts Are Protecting Their Own Data
Sunday August 28, 2016 @12:25AM New Ransomware Poses As A Windows Update
Saturday August 27, 2016 @01:06PM New SWEET32 Crypto Attacks Speed Up Deprecation of 3DES, Blowfish
Thursday August 25, 2016 @04:34PM PSA: PlayStation Network Gets Two-Step Verification
Thursday August 25, 2016 @03:12PM Italy Quake Rescuers Ask Locals To Unlock Their Wi-Fi
Saturday August 20, 2016 @05:00PM How SSL/TLS Encryption Hides Malware
Saturday August 20, 2016 @12:26AM Computer Science Professor Mocks The NSA's Buggy Code
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:31PM 'Smart' Electrical Socket Leaks Your Email Address, Can Launch DDoS Attacks
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @02:13PM Canada's Police Chiefs Want New Law To Compel People To Reveal Passwords
Monday August 15, 2016 @03:47PM Tim Cook: Privacy Is Worth Protecting
Monday August 15, 2016 @02:42PM Serious Flaws In iMessage Crypto Allow For Message Decryption
Monday August 15, 2016 @10:23AM EU Plans To Extend Some Telecom Rules To Web-Based Providers
Sunday August 14, 2016 @10:31PM Ask Slashdot: Are There Secure Alternatives To Skype?
Sunday August 14, 2016 @12:28PM Can We Avoid Government Surveillance By Leaving The Grid?
Sunday August 14, 2016 @11:25AM Under Fire, US Social Security Site Changes Security Policy Again
Saturday August 13, 2016 @08:20PM Cryptography Experts Say Apple Needs to Replace iMessage Encryption
Saturday August 13, 2016 @07:38PM Researchers Warn Linux Vendors About Cloud-Memory Hacking Trick
Saturday August 13, 2016 @06:59PM Should Cloud Vendors Decrypt Data For The Government?
Saturday August 13, 2016 @03:59PM America's NIST Seeks Public Comments on Cybersecurity and Cryptography
Friday August 12, 2016 @08:49PM Disable WPAD Now or Have Your Accounts Compromised, Researchers Warn
Thursday August 11, 2016 @06:17PM Tor Promises Not To Build Backdoors Into Its Services
Thursday August 11, 2016 @11:19AM France Says Fight Against Messaging Encryption Needs Worldwide Initiative
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @01:06PM Researchers Crack Microsoft Feature, Say Encryption Backdoors Similarly Crackable
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @04:15PM Microsoft Disables RC4 In Internet Explorer 11 and Edge
Sunday August 07, 2016 @04:44PM DOJ Official Tells 100 Federal Judges To Use Tor
Sunday August 07, 2016 @03:41PM Microsoft Researchers Reveal Remote Encryption-Bypassing 'Evil Butler' Exploit
Saturday August 06, 2016 @08:40PM GhostMail Closes in September, Leaves Users Searching For Secure Email Alternatives
Saturday August 06, 2016 @10:40AM Google Cloud Now Allows Customer-Generated Encryption
Saturday August 06, 2016 @09:52AM BBC To Deploy Detection Vans To Snoop On Internet Users
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @06:12PM Canada Wants To Keep Federal Data Within National Borders
Friday July 29, 2016 @09:51PM Cisco Finds $34 Million Ransomware Industry
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @01:53PM New York DA Wants Apple, Google To Roll Back Encryption
Monday July 25, 2016 @06:03PM NIST Prepares To Ban SMS-Based Two-Factor Authentication
Saturday July 23, 2016 @05:00PM Homeland Security Border Agents Can Seize Your Phone
Thursday July 21, 2016 @03:49PM Police 3D-Printed A Murder Victim's Finger To Unlock His Phone
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:53PM BlackBerry CEO 'Disturbed' By Apple's Hard Line On Encryption
Monday July 18, 2016 @04:52PM Ex Cardinal's Scouting Director Chris Correa Sentenced To 46 Months For Hacking Astros' Computer System
Saturday July 16, 2016 @04:35PM Juniper OS Flaw Allowed Forged Certificates
Saturday July 16, 2016 @10:20AM Encrypted DNA Storage Investigated by DOE Researchers
Friday July 15, 2016 @09:38AM UK Gov Says New Home Sec Will Have Powers To Ban End-to-end Encryption
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @08:05PM Windows Malware Poses As Ransomware, Just Deletes Victims' Files
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @11:11PM US Judge Throws Out Cell Phone 'Stingray' Evidence For The First Time
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:11PM Leaky Database Leaves Oklahoma Police, Bank Vulnerable To Intruders
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:55PM VPN Provider Removes Russian Presence After Servers Seized
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @12:59PM FBI Agent: Decrypting Data 'Fundamentally Alters' Evidence
Monday July 11, 2016 @03:41PM MIT Says Their Anonymity Network Is More Secure Than Tor
Friday July 08, 2016 @05:42PM Researchers Develop A Way To Stop Ransomware By Watching The Filesystem
Friday July 08, 2016 @10:12AM Facebook Messenger To Get End-To-End Encryption
Friday July 08, 2016 @03:08AM Putin Gives Federal Security Agents Two Weeks To Produce 'Encryption Keys' For The Internet
Saturday July 02, 2016 @10:40PM UN Council: Seriously, Nations, Stop Switching Off the Internet!
Friday July 01, 2016 @06:37PM Security Researcher Publishes How-To Guide To Crack Android Full Disk Encryption
Thursday June 30, 2016 @12:22AM US Efforts To Regulate Encryption Have Been Flawed, Government Report Finds
Saturday June 25, 2016 @05:18AM Snowden Finally Identified As Target of Investigation That Ended Lavabit
Friday June 24, 2016 @04:48PM NASCAR Team Pays Ransomware Fee To Recover Files Worth $2 Million
Friday June 24, 2016 @01:25PM Russia Lawmakers Pass Spying Law That Requires Encryption Backdoors, Call Surveillance
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @01:21PM Senate Rejects FBI Bid For Warrantless Access To Internet Browsing Histories
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:55AM Kernel of iOS 10 Preview Is Not Encrypted -- Nobody Knows Why
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @12:43AM Invoking Orlando, Senate Republicans Set Up Vote To Expand FBI Spying
Monday June 20, 2016 @05:31PM Russian Bill Requires Encryption Backdoors In All Messenger Apps
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:19PM Smartphone Users Are Paying For Their Own Surveillance
Friday June 17, 2016 @03:25PM Apple Explains Why iMessage Isn't Coming To Android
Friday June 17, 2016 @11:21AM Non-US Encryption Is 'Theoretical', Claims CIA Chief In Backdoor Debate
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @05:32PM Hacker Steals 45 Million Accounts From Hundreds of Car, Tech, Sports Forums
Saturday June 11, 2016 @03:42PM Twitter Denies Breach of 32 Million Accounts
Saturday June 11, 2016 @10:19AM Thousands of Email Addresses Accidentally Disclosed By Let's Encrypt
Saturday June 11, 2016 @07:47AM Bitdefender Finds 'Hypervisor Wiretap' For Reading TLS-Encrypted Communications
Friday June 10, 2016 @02:49PM Facebook Developers Can See Private Links Shared Through Messenger
Thursday June 09, 2016 @11:02AM BlackBerry Hands Over User Data To Help Police 'Kick Ass,' Insider Says