Slashdot Items Tagged "encryption"

Date / Time Story
Saturday August 13, 2016 @09:20PM Cryptography Experts Say Apple Needs to Replace iMessage Encryption
Saturday June 04, 2016 @06:07PM New Attack Extracts Cryptographic Keys From a Computer's Emanated Sounds
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @07:07PM Tor to Use Never-Before-Seen Distributed RNG to Generate Better Random Numbers
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:38PM Wire Drops Lawsuit Alleging Extortion from Signal Co-Founder
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:39PM Google Opens Access To Its Speech Recognition API, Going Head To Head With Nuance
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @09:19AM Tor Project Says It Can Quickly Catch Spying Code
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @12:57AM Encryption Securing Mobile Money Transfers Can Be Broken
Monday March 21, 2016 @09:26AM iMessage Bug Allows Attackers to Decrypt Photos and Videos
Sunday March 20, 2016 @11:51AM Snowden: What Happened In 2013 Couldn't Have Happened Without Free Software
Friday March 18, 2016 @09:16AM Gov't Accidentally Publishes Target of Lavabit Probe: It's Snowden
Thursday March 17, 2016 @02:07PM Ask Slashdot: How To Keep Keyfiles Secure, But Still Accessible?
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @07:42PM US Army Developing Encrypted Radar Waveform
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @10:51AM Apple Files Final Response In San Bernardino iPhone Case
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @07:00PM DOJ Threatens To Seize iOS Source Code
Monday March 14, 2016 @12:56PM Google, Facebook, WhatsApp and Others To Beef Up Encryption
Saturday March 12, 2016 @03:05AM Critical Bug In Libotr Opens Users of ChatSecure, Adium, Pidgin To Compromise
Friday March 11, 2016 @11:03PM Qubes OS 3.1 Has Been Released
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:26PM Apple Announces 'Let Us Loop You In' Event For March 21st
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @09:57AM Former NSA, CIA Director Michael Hayden Sides With Apple Over FBI
Monday March 07, 2016 @12:14PM McAfee Says He Lied About iPhone Hacking Method To Get Public Attention
Sunday March 06, 2016 @01:12AM Amazon Backpedals On Encryption, But Fire "Still Sucks"
Friday March 04, 2016 @01:50PM EFF On Why FBI Can't Force Apple To Sign Code
Thursday March 03, 2016 @11:45AM FREAK, Logjam, DROWN All a Result of Weaknesses Demanded By US Gov't
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @12:05PM ISIS Supporters Abandon U.S. Encryption Tools As Apple-FBI Fight Rages
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @09:54AM New P2P Torrent Site 'Play' Has No Single Point of Failure
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @11:56AM A Third of All HTTPS Websites Are Vulnerable to the DROWN Attack
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @11:13AM UK Snooper's Charter To Extend Police Access To Phone and Internet Data
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @10:51AM EFF's Cindy Cohn On Why 'Code Is Speech' Is Key To Apple vs. FBI
Monday February 29, 2016 @01:11PM Next-Gen Ultra HD Blu-Ray Discs Probably Won't Be Cracked For A While
Saturday February 27, 2016 @01:28PM Mozilla Breaks Its Own Promise, Allows Symantec to Issue Insecure Certificates
Friday February 26, 2016 @03:09PM 90% of All SSL VPNs Use Insecure Or Outdated Encryption
Friday February 26, 2016 @03:03PM Apple Is Not Such a Freedom Fighter In China
Friday February 26, 2016 @02:16PM Tor Project Accuses CloudFlare of Mass Surveillance, Sabotaging Traffic
Friday February 26, 2016 @01:29AM Microsoft Comes Out In Support of Apple In the Encryption Debate
Thursday February 25, 2016 @01:02PM Carnegie Mellon University Attacked Tor, Was Subpoenaed By Feds
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @08:53PM Apple Is Said To Be Working On an iPhone Even It Can't Hack
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @11:10PM Australia's Major Parties Vote Against Encryption In Wake of Apple FBI Case
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @06:16PM Thanks To Encryption, UK Efforts To Block Torrent Sites Are Pointless
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @10:37AM Bill Gates Sides With FBI In Apple Spat
Monday February 22, 2016 @11:18AM Apple's iPhone Already Has a Backdoor
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:40AM HTTP GZIP Compression Leaks Data On the Location of Tor Web Servers
Saturday February 20, 2016 @12:09AM Why Are Apple's Competitors Staying Silent On the iPhone Unlocking Fight?
Friday February 19, 2016 @06:50PM Edward Snowden To Keynote This Weekend's Free State Project Liberty Forum
Friday February 19, 2016 @05:32PM DoJ Says Apple's Posture on iPhone Unlocking Is Just Marketing
Friday February 19, 2016 @04:36PM Congressman: Court Order To Decrypt iPhone Has Far-Reaching Implications
Friday February 19, 2016 @01:35PM N. Carolina Senator Drafting Bill To Criminalize Apple's Refusal To Aid Decryption
Thursday February 18, 2016 @08:19PM Where Do the Presidential Candidates Stand On Encryption?
Thursday February 18, 2016 @05:38PM John McAfee Offers To Decrypt San Bernardino iPhone For the FBI and Save America
Thursday February 18, 2016 @12:26PM Stealing Keys From a Laptop In Another Room — and Offline
Thursday February 18, 2016 @11:54AM Paris Attacks Would Not Have Happened Without Crypto
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @05:54PM Edward Snowden Calls For Google To Side With Apple On Encryption Debate
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @10:04PM Judge Tells Apple To Help FBI Access San Bernardino Shooters' iPhone
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @02:20PM How Shari Steele Plans To Take Tor Mainstream
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @12:33PM What Gmail's New TLS Icon Really Means: Email Encryption Is Still Broken
Monday February 15, 2016 @07:53PM Iranian App Helps Users Avoid Morality Police
Thursday February 11, 2016 @10:29AM US Encryption Ban Would Only Send the Market Overseas
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @11:19AM Federal Bill Could Override State-Level Encryption Bans
Friday February 05, 2016 @01:40AM MIT Reveals "Hack-Proof" RFID Chip
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @05:03PM Socat Weak Crypto Draws Suspicions Of a Backdoor
Sunday January 31, 2016 @01:25AM U.S. Forces Viewed Encrypted Israeli Drone Feeds
Saturday January 30, 2016 @02:25PM Sensitive Information Can Be Revealed From Tor Hidden Services On Apache
Saturday January 30, 2016 @11:46AM WhatsApp Will Get Indicators To Highlight Encrypted Chats
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:15PM Google Will Soon Let You Know By Default When Websites Are Unencrypted
Friday January 22, 2016 @01:28PM NSA Chief: Arguing Against Encryption Is a Waste of Time
Thursday January 21, 2016 @06:38PM California Bill Would Require Phone Crypto Backdoors
Thursday January 14, 2016 @11:08PM OpenSSH Patches Bug That Leaks Private Crypto Keys
Tuesday January 12, 2016 @09:35AM French Conservatives Push Law To Ban Strong Encryption
Sunday January 10, 2016 @11:32AM Crypto Guru David Chaum's Private Communications Network Comes With a Backdoor
Sunday January 10, 2016 @11:11AM Cryptography Guru Announces Anonymous Communications Network Called PrivaTegrity
Saturday January 09, 2016 @11:28AM WW2 Hero Who Captured Enigma For Allies Has Died
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:37AM Malvertising Campaign Used a Free Certificate From Let's Encrypt
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:36AM CFR China Expert: US Tech Firms Should Worry About Beijing's New Anti-Terror Law
Tuesday January 05, 2016 @07:27PM New HTTPS Bicycle Attack Reveals Details About Passwords From Encrypted Traffic
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @01:02PM European Payment Card Protocols Wide Open To Fraud
Sunday December 27, 2015 @07:31PM China Passes Law Requiring Tech Firms To Hand Over Encryption Keys
Saturday December 26, 2015 @10:47AM Vice: Internet Freedom Is Actively Dissolving In America
Thursday December 17, 2015 @10:07AM Ask Slashdot: Keeping My Data Mine? (2015 Edition)
Sunday December 13, 2015 @07:22PM Why Governments Lie About Encryption Backdoors
Sunday December 13, 2015 @03:02PM Ask Slashdot: Security Monitoring Company That Accepts VPN Video Feeds?
Sunday December 13, 2015 @11:22AM MIT Creates Tor Alternative That Floods Networks With Fake Data
Thursday December 10, 2015 @12:25PM France Will Not Ban Wi-Fi Or Tor, Prime Minister Says
Saturday December 05, 2015 @02:40AM No More Security Fixes For Older OpenSSL Branches
Friday December 04, 2015 @08:57AM Wih Messenger Revamp, Yahoo Joins the 'Unsend' Trend
Thursday December 03, 2015 @04:16PM Let's Encrypt Is Now In Public Beta
Monday November 30, 2015 @08:11AM BlackBerry Exits Pakistan Amid User Privacy Concerns
Saturday November 28, 2015 @02:24PM DecryptorMax/CryptInfinite Ransomware Decrypted, No Need To Pay Ransom
Friday November 27, 2015 @07:53PM Privacy Vulnerability Exposes VPN Users' Real IP Addresses
Thursday November 19, 2015 @03:14PM ISIS Help Desk Assists In Covering Tracks
Thursday November 19, 2015 @11:15AM Microsoft To Provide New Encryption Algorithm For the Healthcare Sector
Thursday November 19, 2015 @10:58AM Carnegie Mellon Denies FBI Paid For Tor-Breaking Research
Thursday November 19, 2015 @09:32AM Manhattan DA Pressures Google and Apple To Kill Zero Knowledge Encryption
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @02:01PM NYT Quietly Pulls Article Blaming Encryption In Paris Attacks
Thursday November 12, 2015 @09:45AM Tor Project Claims FBI Paid University Researchers $1m To Unmask Tor Users
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @01:19PM The Dark Net Drug Market That Survived Ukraine's Civil War
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @11:45AM ProtonMail Restores Services After Epic DDoS Attacks
Friday November 06, 2015 @07:26PM Controversial New UK Internet Powers Bill Makes No Mention of VPNs
Saturday October 31, 2015 @04:21PM Ask Slashdot: Securing a Journalist's Laptop Against a Police Search?
Friday October 30, 2015 @07:41PM CoinVault and Bitcryptor Ransomware Victims Can Now Recover Their Files For Free
Thursday October 29, 2015 @09:04AM UK Government Says App Developers Won't Be Forced To Implement Backdoors
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @12:55PM Univ. of New Haven Cyber Lab: WhatsApp Collects Phone Numbers, Call Duration, and More
Thursday October 15, 2015 @03:58PM How Is the NSA Breaking So Much Crypto?
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @01:17PM Newly Found TrueCrypt Flaw Allows Full System Compromise
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @11:32AM Chinese Researchers Propose Tor-Inspired Overhaul of Bitcoin
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @10:49AM Under Public Pressure, India Withdraws Draft Encryption Policy
Monday September 21, 2015 @09:16AM India's Worrying Draft Encryption Policy
Thursday September 10, 2015 @02:03PM Ashley Madison's Passwords Cracked, Soon To Be Released
Thursday September 10, 2015 @10:03AM Despite Reports of Hacking, Baby Monitors Remain Woefully Insecure
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @12:47PM Apple To FBI: Encryption Rules Out Handing Over iMessage Data In Real Time
Thursday August 20, 2015 @04:41PM Engaging Newbies In Email Encryption and Network Privacy
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @09:48AM The Network Is Hostile
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:24AM Wuala Encrypted Cloud-Storage Service Shuts Down
Sunday August 09, 2015 @08:47AM Linux Servers' Entropy Pool Too Shallow, Compromising Security
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @07:04PM How Boing Boing Handled an FBI Subpoena Over Its Tor Exit Node
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:58PM Questioning the Dispute Over Key Escrow
Thursday July 30, 2015 @12:20PM Oracle To Debut Low-Cost SPARC Chip Next Month
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @12:18PM Newegg Beats Patent Troll Over SSL and RC4 Encryption
Saturday July 25, 2015 @10:53AM Swiss Researchers Describe a Faster, More Secure Tor
Friday July 24, 2015 @09:46PM The OpenSSH Bug That Wasn't
Friday July 24, 2015 @08:43PM Tomb, a Successor To TrueCrypt For Linux Geeks
Monday July 13, 2015 @07:39AM For £70,000, You Might Be Able to Own an Enigma
Sunday July 12, 2015 @11:15AM Snoopers' Charter Could Mean Trouble For UK Users of Encryption-Capable Apps
Thursday July 09, 2015 @11:02AM OpenSSL Patches Critical Certificate Forgery Bug
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @11:44AM Crypto Experts Blast Gov't Backdoors For Encryption
Friday July 03, 2015 @07:44AM Cameron Asserts UK Gov't Will Leave No "Safe Space" For Private Communications
Thursday July 02, 2015 @02:29PM Angler Exploit Kit Evasion Techniques Keep Cryptowall Thriving
Thursday July 02, 2015 @01:42PM Ask Slashdot: Dealing With Passwords Transmitted As Cleartext?
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @09:56AM UK Researchers Find IPv6-Related Data Leaks In 11 of 14 VPN Providers
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:25AM Ask Slashdot: Keeping Cloud Data Encrypted Without Cross-Platform Pain?
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @11:49AM Should Edward Snowden Trust Apple To Do the Right Thing?
Monday June 15, 2015 @06:46AM Glen Greenwald: Don't Trust Anonymous Anti-Snowden Claims
Sunday June 14, 2015 @12:41AM Report: Russia and China Crack Encrypted Snowden Files
Thursday June 11, 2015 @09:42AM OpenBazaar, Born of an Effort To Build the Next Silk Road, Raises $1 Million
Friday June 05, 2015 @07:33AM Governments of the World Agree: Encryption Must Die!
Thursday June 04, 2015 @08:20AM Facebook Now Supports PGP To Send You Encrypted Emails
Thursday May 21, 2015 @03:46PM Academics Build a New Tor Client Designed To Beat the NSA
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @10:22AM Trojanized, Info-Stealing PuTTY Version Lurking Online
Thursday May 14, 2015 @11:31AM Online Voting Should Be Verifiable -- But It's a Hard Problem
Saturday May 09, 2015 @12:58PM Anonymous Tor Cloud Project Closes Down
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @12:10PM USBKill Transforms a Thumb Drive Into an "Anti-Forensic" Device
Monday May 04, 2015 @12:37AM WikiLeaks' Anonymous Leak Submission System Is Back After Nearly 5 Years
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @10:31AM TeslaCrypt Isn't All That Cryptic
Sunday April 19, 2015 @04:28PM Chrome 43 Should Help Batten Down HTTPS Sites
Saturday April 18, 2015 @11:07AM Turing Manuscript Sells For $1 Million
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @12:53PM In New Zealand, a Legal Battle Looms Over Streaming TV
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @11:25AM Research Finds Shoddy Security On Connected Home Gateways
Monday April 06, 2015 @12:47PM Popular Android Package Uses Just XOR -- and That's Not the Worst Part
Sunday April 05, 2015 @12:58AM After Anti-Donation Executive Order, Bitcoin Donations For Snowden Jump
Thursday April 02, 2015 @10:33AM EFF: Wider Use of HTTPS Could Have Prevented Attack Against GitHub
Thursday April 02, 2015 @08:33AM Firefox 37 Released
Thursday March 26, 2015 @04:32PM Generate Memorizable Passphrases That Even the NSA Can't Guess
Thursday March 26, 2015 @03:24PM 'Bar Mitzvah Attack' Plagues SSL/TLS Encryption
Thursday March 19, 2015 @12:27PM OpenSSL Security Update Less Critical Than Expected, Still Recommended
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @11:56AM Researchers Find Same RSA Encryption Key Used 28,000 Times
Thursday March 12, 2015 @03:28PM OpenSSL To Undergo Massive Security Audit
Sunday March 08, 2015 @01:37PM Tor Project Aims To Eclipse US Government Funding
Friday March 06, 2015 @07:36PM GSM/GPS Tracking Device Found On Activist's Car At Circumvention Tech Festival
Thursday March 05, 2015 @05:10PM Quebecker Faces Jail For Not Giving Up Phone Password To Canadian Officials
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @11:06AM Under US Pressure, PayPal Stops Working With Mega
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @12:22AM Jolla Partners With SSH To Create Sailfish Secure
Friday February 27, 2015 @09:57PM BlackPhone, In Wake of Gemalto Fallout, Receives $50 Million In Funding
Sunday February 22, 2015 @06:36PM Ars: SSL-Busting Code That Threatened Lenovo Users Found In a Dozen More Apps
Sunday February 22, 2015 @12:33PM Iran Allows VPNs To Make Millions In Profit
Thursday February 19, 2015 @04:12PM Darkleaks: an Online Black Market For Selling Secrets
Thursday February 19, 2015 @10:45AM Duplicate SSH Keys Put Tens of Thousands of Home Routers At Risk
Thursday February 12, 2015 @09:32AM Russia Seeking To Ban Tor, VPNs and Other Anonymizing Tools
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @02:09AM The Technologies That Betrayed Silk Road's Anonymity
Friday February 06, 2015 @06:35PM Ask Slashdot: With Whom Do You Entrust Your Long Term Data?
Thursday February 05, 2015 @07:03PM GPG Programmer Werner Koch Is Running Out of Money
Thursday February 05, 2015 @12:09PM Ross Ulbricht Found Guilty On All 7 Counts In Silk Road Trial
Friday January 30, 2015 @08:44AM Mozilla Dusts Off Old Servers, Lights Up Tor Relays
Monday January 26, 2015 @12:28AM Google Handed To FBI 3 Wikileaks Staffers' Emails, Digital Data
Saturday January 24, 2015 @05:52PM OpenSSL 1.0.2 Released
Saturday January 24, 2015 @01:25AM China Cuts Off Some VPNs
Thursday January 22, 2015 @06:33PM Researchers Moot "Teleportation" Via Destructive 3D Printing
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @11:40AM FBI Seeks To Legally Hack You If You're Connected To TOR Or a VPN
Saturday January 17, 2015 @05:56PM Obama: Gov't Shouldn't Be Hampered By Encrypted Communications
Friday January 16, 2015 @10:42PM Spanish Judge Cites Use of Secure Email As a Potential Terrorist Indicator
Friday January 16, 2015 @06:47PM To Avoid Detection, Terrorists Made Messages Seem Like Spam
Thursday January 15, 2015 @03:07PM Your High School Wants You To Install Snapchat
Monday January 12, 2015 @10:18AM 'Silk Road Reloaded' Launches On a Network More Secret Than Tor
Sunday January 11, 2015 @02:01PM Would You Rent Out Your Unused Drive Space?
Friday January 02, 2015 @01:01PM Unofficial WhatsApp Library Gets End To End Encryption Before Official Clients
Monday December 29, 2014 @01:49PM Kim Dotcom's Mega Again Announces Encrypted Browser-Based Chat Service
Sunday December 28, 2014 @08:36PM Snowden Documents Show How Well NSA Codebreakers Can Pry
Sunday December 28, 2014 @02:22PM Ask Slashdot: Dealing With Companies With Poor SSL Practices?
Friday December 26, 2014 @06:10PM Lizard Squad Targets Tor
Thursday December 25, 2014 @12:39PM Boeing and BlackBerry Making a Self-Destructing Phone
Saturday December 20, 2014 @01:35AM Tor Network May Be Attacked, Says Project Leader
Thursday December 04, 2014 @06:13PM Ask Slashdot: Convincing My Company To Stop Using Passwords?
Thursday December 04, 2014 @11:13AM The Cost of the "S" In HTTPS
Tuesday December 02, 2014 @01:35PM 18th Century Law Dredged Up To Force Decryption of Devices
Friday November 21, 2014 @07:56PM Another Hint For Kryptos
Thursday November 20, 2014 @06:49PM Tracking a Bitcoin Thief, Part II: Illustrating the Issue of Trust In Altcoins
Thursday November 20, 2014 @10:21AM WhatsApp To Offer End-to-End Encryption
Friday November 14, 2014 @02:51PM 81% of Tor Users Can Be De-anonymized By Analysing Router Information
Thursday November 13, 2014 @01:20PM After Silk Road 2.0 Shutdown, Rival Dark Net Markets Grow Quickly
Friday November 07, 2014 @07:47PM More Tor .Onion Sites May Get Digital Certificates Soon
Thursday November 06, 2014 @08:35PM Silk Road 2.0 Seized By FBI, Alleged Founder Arrested In San Francisco
Monday October 27, 2014 @01:12PM "Police Detector" Monitors Emergency Radio Transmissions
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @03:37PM Deutsche Telecom Upgrades T-Mobile 2G Encryption In US