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Encryption debate is a top focus at Five Eyes meeting

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 weeks ago

"I will raise the need to address ongoing challenges posed by terrorists and criminals using encryption," says George Brandis, Australia's attorney general.

Cisco aims to detect malware hidden in encrypted traffic

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 weeks ago

"Identifying threats contained within encrypted network traffic poses a unique set of challenges," said two Cisco researchers.

Cryptocurrency company pushes back against Shadow Brokers' latest claims

by Cassandra Stephenson • 2 months ago

The Shadow Brokers announced Tuesday that they will accept Zcash as payment for a monthly subscription service to access leaked NSA files. The group also raised speculation on the cryptocurrency’s ties to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, the Department of Defense, and Israel.

New battle in 'Crypto Wars' heating up in wake of Manchester attack

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 months ago

Formal talks between governments and tech companies are taking place as European countries ratchet up their calls for encryption backdoors.

New report warns of connected-car security dangers

by Shaun Waterman • 2 months ago

Securing the connected, smart and increasingly autonomous cars of tomorrow against hackers and online criminals will only get harder, warns the Cloud Security Alliance.

Keybase browser extension brings encrypted messaging to social networks

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 months ago

Created by two of the founders of SparkNotes and OkCupid, the service has built some of the most interesting encryption tools on the Internet.

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