Encryption

09.24.15
White House group considered four ways to unlock encrypted info
09.24.15

White House group considered four ways to unlock encrypted info

However, they're nothing but proposals not meant to be enforced.

By M. Moon,   09.24.15
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09.22.15
India backtracks on making you store secure chats in plain text
09.22.15

India backtracks on making you store secure chats in plain text

India is having second thoughts about making you store encrypted chats in plain text for 90 days.

By J. Fingas,   09.22.15
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09.09.15
Apple is refusing Justice Department requests for iMessages
09.09.15

Apple is refusing Justice Department requests for iMessages

It's no surprise that iMessage is protected against snooping, but we now know that Apple has refused Justice Department requests for those chats -- and that might spark a big legal battle.

By J. Fingas,   09.09.15
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08.30.15
NSA wants encryption that fends off quantum computing hacks
08.30.15

NSA wants encryption that fends off quantum computing hacks

The NSA is in the early stages of developing encryption algorithms that protect against quantum computing hacks.

By J. Fingas,   08.30.15
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07.30.15
Former US national security officials back end-to-end encryption
07.30.15

Former US national security officials back end-to-end encryption

Some serious political support for encryption.

By N. Summers,   07.30.15
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07.23.15
Researchers create super-fast Tor-style anonymity network
07.23.15

Researchers create super-fast Tor-style anonymity network

Researchers think that they have found a solution to Tor’s problem of slow speed.

By D. Cooper,   07.23.15
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07.16.15
Touring the Turing, a wonderfully weird encrypted smartphone
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07.16.15

Touring the Turing, a wonderfully weird encrypted smartphone

You'd think a company that takes security as seriously as Turing Robotics does wouldn't paint its...

By C. Velazco,   07.16.15
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07.08.15
iPhone encryption has locked out Manhattan cops just 74 times
07.08.15

iPhone encryption has locked out Manhattan cops just 74 times

You'll frequently hear law enforcement complain that it can't break the full-drive encryption in n...

By J. Fingas,   07.08.15
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07.07.15
FBI director says he's 'not a maniac' about backdoor cellphone access
07.07.15

FBI director says he's 'not a maniac' about backdoor cellphone access

FBI director James Comey is making a final push for backdoor cellphone access for law enforcement...

By S. Dent,   07.07.15
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