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Feds likely to miss deadline for strengthening encryption, multifactor authentication

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

The May executive order was drafted as a result of the SolarWinds cyber-espionage campaign.

WhatsApp adds end-to-end encryption to chat backups, locking up data in the cloud

by Tonya Riley • 4 months ago

The feature gives users a safer way to back up messages.

Under fire from privacy advocates, Apple delays controversial photo scanning plan

by Tim Starks • 5 months ago

The company said it plans to make improvements to the controversial features.

Microsoft catches hackers using Morse Code to help cover their tracks

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Modern offensive and defensive cyber measures often rest on the simple concept of concealing and cracking code.

Apple's new solution to combat child abuse imagery could radically shift encryption debate

by Tonya Riley • 6 months ago

Privacy experts say the scanning system sets off a number of concerns for ordinary users.

Wyden bill would require digital signatures for sensitive court orders

by Tim Starks • 6 months ago

Sen. Ron Wyden's bipartisan legislation would apply to federal, state and tribal courts.