FBI admits to 'over-counting' inaccessible mobile devices
The number of encrypted devices is much lower than the 7,800 it had claimed.
‘Efail’ exploit exposes popular email encryption schemes
Security researchers identify critical issues with PGP and S/Mime protocols.
Bipartisan bill aims to prevent the government from forcing backdoors
It would block agencies from requesting access and courts from compelling it.
Twitter is testing an encrypted messaging feature
It could woo back some of those users who have ditched DMs for Telegram or Signal.
Iran tells ISPs to block Telegram
It says the ban is in the name of national security.
France creates secure chat app to keep its president off Telegram
Concerns about security risks with messaging apps abound.
US lawmakers question FBI's decision to sue Apple in 2016
The lawsuit tried to force Apple to open the San Bernardino shooter's iPhone.
Police across the US are buying an affordable iPhone cracker
It reportedly works even on the iPhone X and iOS 11.
Tor axes its secure messaging app due to lack of resources
The team just didn't have the resources to make it work.