Republican platform highlights the importance of privacy
But leaves wiggle room around access to encrypted communication.
Homeland Security's big encryption report wasn't fact-checked
In attempting to shine a light on 'going dark,' the Homeland Security Committee reveals just how in the dark lawmakers are on encryption.
Facebook starts testing encrypted secret Messenger convos
The social network will make it more widely available this summer.
Millions of Android devices have flawed full disk encryption
Those running on Qualcomm processors are particularly vulnerable.
Brazil freezes Facebook funds over WhatsApp evidence spat
Roughly $6-million of the social network's cash is being held to cover fines.
Mozilla made a game to teach you the basics of encryption
Codemoji turns ciphers into an emoji messaging system.
Chrome exploit makes life easier for video pirates
The browser flaw catches video just after it's decrypted.
Russia set to pass bill requiring ISPs to eavesdrop on customer data
All in the name of good old “anti-terrorism.”
Apple's use of 'differential privacy' is necessary but not new
Google has been employing the same statistical technique that promises to keep your data private.