encryption

FBI Responds to Apple over San Bernardino iPhone Stance

Following Apple’s refusal to allow the FBI to bypass the encryption on the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino shooting suspects, the FBI director has released an open ...

February 23, 2016 at 8:30 pm by

Tim Cook Urges Apple Employees to Stand Firm Against FBI in Leaked E-Mail

Following Apple’s refusal to bypass the decryption of its iPhones in order to comply with a legal mandate on behalf of the FBI, the company’s CEO Tim Cook has sent an ...

February 22, 2016 at 4:21 pm by

Apple Would Have Given Government Data But Someone Changed The Passcode

It seems like every time I look at the news another company has put in their chips on the Apple vs FBI discussion. From being told to allow the FBI access, to finding a way ...

February 20, 2016 at 10:25 am by

U.S. Agencies Told to Find Ways Through Encryption

Security is one of this year’s biggest buzzwords when it comes to technology, with cases like Apple vs the FBI. With everyone wanting to protect their data, from you and ...

February 20, 2016 at 9:15 am by

John McAfee Offers to Hack San Bernardino Phone to Protect Apple from FBI

Billionaire fugitive sleuth John McAfee has offered to hack the iPhone of a mass shooting suspect for the FBI in an effort to protect Apple from having to introduce ...

February 18, 2016 at 4:34 pm by

Worst Passwords of 2015 Revealed

Security provider SplashData has released its annual “Worst Password List” for 2015, and the results are as depressing – and predictable – as ever. While last year’s ...

February 7, 2016 at 10:06 pm by

OpenSSL Bug Allowed Attackers to Decrypt HTTPS Traffic

The OpenSSL cryptographic library was recently updated in response to a high severity vulnerability that was found its code. The vulnerability made it possible for attackers ...

January 29, 2016 at 1:39 pm by

Snowden Claims ISIS Encrypted Email is Fake

A new video was released yesterday, which featured an encrypted message that supposedly contained plans for a future attack to be committed by ISIS or another group aligned ...

January 26, 2016 at 4:15 am by

End-to-End Encrypted iMessages Can Still be Read by Apple

Apple’s approach to user security is admirable – though its dedication to end-to-end encryption could see its smartphones banned in California – but despite its iMessage ...

January 25, 2016 at 9:07 pm by

California Moves to Ban Encrypted Phones

The state of California is looking to introduce new legislation that would see encrypted smartphones banned from sale and ownership. The bill, ZDNet reports, was introduced by ...

January 25, 2016 at 1:41 am by

NSA Director Defends Their Pro-Encryption Stance

Encryption is currently under threat, some countries already requiring backdoors and other compromising measures to be put in place. The debate on the effects of allowing ...

January 24, 2016 at 6:21 pm by

GCHQ-Developed Encryption System Has Built-In Backdoor

A security researcher has discovered that a telephone encryption system developed by UK intelligence agency GCHQ contains a backdoor that can be exploited by anyone who has ...

January 21, 2016 at 10:57 pm by

Juniper Still Hasn’t Removed Backdoor Vulnerability from Its Software

Last month, Juniper Networks – a company that supplies security software to the likes of AT&T, Verizon, NATO, and the US Government – reported that it had found what ...

January 8, 2016 at 9:00 pm by

‘Snooper Charter’ Causes Issues With Google, Microsoft, Twitter And Others

The Investigatory Powers Bill (IP Bill for short) goes by another name, the Snooper Charter. The bill is aimed to help extend and update the government’s legislation ...

January 8, 2016 at 10:30 am by

SP Launches Secure G50 With AES 256-Bit Full Disk Encryption

Silicon Power’s newest flash drive is designed for those users who need just a little extra security and in this case that little bit isn’t even that little. The ...

December 30, 2015 at 10:50 am by

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