Encryption

Facebook and Google back Labor changes to laws which break encryption

21 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Authorities would need a fresh warrant before ordering companies to assist or build a new capability to access electronic communications Industry groups including the...
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You can now only forward a message to five different users on Whatsapp

You can now only forward a message to five different users on Whatsapp

1 day ago   |   TechRadar

Whatsapp has capped the number of times you can forward a message, in a move that's designed to limit the spread of misinformation on the popular messaging app. You can now...
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Get in the bin: Let's Encrypt gives admins until February 13 to switch off TLS-SNI

1 day ago   |   The Register

End-of-life followed 2018 fake Website certificate drama If you're still using TLS-SNI, stop: a year after a slip-up allowed miscreants to claim Let's Encrypt certificates for...
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Deterministic public-key encryption for adaptively-chosen plaintext distributions

4 days ago   |   Harvard

Ananth Raghunathan, Gil Segev, and Salil P. Vadhan. 2018. “ Deterministic public-key encryption for adaptively-chosen plaintext distributions .” Journal of Cryptology, 31, 4...
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Shocked diplomats suggest EU would extend Brexit deadline

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

European envoys in London say depth of UK turmoil has taken them by surprise Phone lines and encrypted emails from EU embassies in London to their capitals have been red hot...
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Windows 10 adds security feature to ensure encrypted SSDs aren't compromised

Windows 10 adds security feature to ensure encrypted SSDs aren't compromised

6 days ago   |   TechRadar

If you use encryption to protect the data on your SSD running Windows 10 , then you'll want to know about a change Microsoft has recently implemented in the preview version of...
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Radware DDoS Report: Encrypted Attacks, Costs for Businesses Soar

Radware DDoS Report: Encrypted Attacks, Costs for Businesses Soar

8 days ago   |   Computer Business Review

A new survey by security specialist Radware suggests the financial cost of a single successful cyberattack climbed to an average of $1.1 million in 2018, up a hefty 52 percent...
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In Westminster, a Brexit war is raging in secret WhatsApp groups

9 days ago   |   Wired


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Google Fi is adding RCS Chat, the successor to SMS

Google Fi is adding RCS Chat, the successor to SMS

9 days ago   |   TechRadar

After integrating Rich Communications Services into Android Messages almost two years ago, and talking up the advantages of the SMS successor at last year's MWC, the company...
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This Startup Makes Tiny Battery-Free Bluetooth Tags: Just Won $30 Million AWS, Samsung Funding

This Startup Makes Tiny Battery-Free Bluetooth Tags: Just Won $30 Million AWS, Samsung Funding

9 days ago   |   Computer Business Review

A startup that has created a battery-free Bluetooth sensor tag the size of a postage stamp has pulled in funding from AWS as well as Samsung's venture capital arm, as...
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