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11.13.15
Gmail will soon warn you when an unencrypted message arrives
11.13.15

Gmail will soon warn you when an unencrypted message arrives

Gmail will soon let you know when you receive a message from an unencrypted email server.

By B. Steele,   11.13.15
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10.14.15
Chrome shows sites with minor security issues as totally insecure
10.14.15

Chrome shows sites with minor security issues as totally insecure

Google hopes the change will encourage sites to switch to HTTPS sooner than later.

By S. Dent,   10.14.15
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08.12.15
Russia bans all of Reddit over a single 'shroom thread
08.12.15

Russia bans all of Reddit over a single 'shroom thread

Reddit joins a rapidly growing list of websites the Russian people are not allowed to see.

By A. Tarantola,   08.12.15
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06.17.15
Reddit announces it will encrypt site traffic data
06.17.15

Reddit announces it will encrypt site traffic data

Following the lead of Google, Wikipedia and Facebook, Reddit announced on Wednesday that it will b...

By A. Tarantola,   06.17.15
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06.13.15
Wikipedia's secure pages stop others from tracking your fact finding
06.13.15

Wikipedia's secure pages stop others from tracking your fact finding

You may not think that the security of your Wikipedia research is a big deal, but it can be. You d...

By J. Fingas,   06.13.15
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06.09.15
US government wants a single website security standard
06.09.15

US government wants a single website security standard

We've known that most of the government's anonymous tiplines aren't secure, and Uncle Sam is imple...

By T. Seppala,   06.09.15
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05.01.15
Mozilla: All new web features should require secure HTTP
05.01.15

Mozilla: All new web features should require secure HTTP

A number of internet organizations and even the government want websites to use encryption by defa...

By M. Moon,   05.01.15
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04.21.15
1,500 iOS apps are vulnerable to an HTTPS-crippling bug
04.21.15

1,500 iOS apps are vulnerable to an HTTPS-crippling bug

According to analytics service SourceDNA, nearly 1,500 iPhone and iPad apps currently available in...

By A. Tarantola,   04.21.15
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04.17.15
Most of the government's anonymous tiplines aren't secure
04.17.15

Most of the government's anonymous tiplines aren't secure

When it comes to whistleblowing, privacy is paramount -- just ask Edward Snowden. It's also why ne...

By T. Seppala,   04.17.15
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