Security

05.28.16
Senate anti-encryption bill is effectively dead, for now
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Senate anti-encryption bill is effectively dead, for now

When the White House, CIA and NSA won't support it, the legislation doesn't stand much of a chance.

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05.28.16
HomeKit does indeed make the August Smart Lock more useful
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HomeKit does indeed make the August Smart Lock more useful

It's the same device introduced two years ago, except now it has Siri.

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05.27.16
Senator behind biometric privacy act tries to remove its teeth
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Senator behind biometric privacy act tries to remove its teeth

Proposed revisions would effectively end Illinois lawsuits against Google, Snapchat and Facebook.

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05.26.16
Companies could use 'intermediate' web security certificates to spy
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Companies could use 'intermediate' web security certificates to spy

Intermediate certificate authorities are just as potent as the root CAs that form a secure web.

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