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Signal issues workaround for Iran's ban of messaging app

by Joe Warminsky

The Android version of the chat app will soon have the capability to bypass the Iran's block on traffic, Signal says.

New Wi-Fi chip bug affects everything from Amazon's Echo to home routers

by Sean Lyngaas

An estimated 1 billion devices are affected.

Equifax, others must secure apps as part of New York settlement

by Zaid Shoorbajee

The New York AG's office says five company's apps were prone to man-in-the-middle attacks.

The internet's most important security protocol is finally moving forward

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

A push from banks to build a back-door-like exception was vociferously shot down.

Big banks want to weaken the internet’s underlying security protocol

by Patrick Howell O'Neill

TLS 1.3 will usher in the largest changes in the protocol's history. Banks want to build in a back door.

Facebook patches security flaw based on 19-year-old bug; other sites may still be vulnerable

by Zaid Shoorbajee

Researchers from the U.S. and Germany found a workaround that makes an old bug still applicable to major websites, with the ability to intercept passwords and other private information.

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