Disk Encryption and File Encryption
- April 07, 2017
News Roundup: 'Hand-to-hand' combat in State Department hack, APT29 has a stealth backdoor, the creator of the internet backs strong encryption, and more.
- April 05, 2017
In this episode of SearchSecurity's Risk & Repeat podcast, editors discuss the latest round of the encryption debate and what it means for apps that use strong encryption.
- March 30, 2017
FBI Director James Comey clearly laid out his views on strong encryption and urged more conversation, but experts say his arguments fall flat and may even be misleading.
- March 24, 2017
FBI Director James Comey brought the encryption debate back to the forefront by asking for a 'nuanced and thoughtful' conversation on the topic before there is a serious attack.
- February 16, 2017
Experts at RSAC 2017 discussed national cybersecurity policy suggestions for the new presidential administration, including what to do about encryption and the DHS mission.
- December 20, 2016
Google offers developers a new tool, Project Wycheproof, to strengthen crypto libraries with a testing suite to check libraries for known weaknesses.
- October 13, 2016
Academic researchers show how to place undetectable encryption backdoors in cryptographic keys and passively decrypt data, which could undermine confidence in certain algorithms.
- September 13, 2016
Revisions to the Burr-Feinstein Compliance with Court Orders Act are allegedly circulating, but there are questions about how close the bill is to being resurrected.
- September 01, 2016
FBI Director James Comey wants to have an 'adult' conversation on the encryption debate, but many think that means ignoring experts and embracing the 'going dark' argument.
- July 01, 2016
The House Homeland Security Committee officially proposed the creation of a commission to study both sides of the encryption debate and provide official recommendations.
- July 01, 2016
Report: Enterprise encryption is on the rise as firms embrace use of encryption strategies; also, new Bart ransomware, IRS drops e-file PIN tool, and more.
- June 20, 2016
The director of the CIA denied that a government-mandated encryption backdoor would have an effect on U.S. business, but experts said the statement ignores the global market.
- June 09, 2016
Speaking at the Cloud Identity Summit, Gen. David H. Petraeus blasted the FBI's recent efforts to compel Apple to break the company's own encryption protection.
- June 02, 2016
In this Risk & Repeat podcast, SearchSecurity editors discuss Craig Wright's failed effort to prove he is bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto and what that means for cryptocurrency.
- May 24, 2016
Encryption shouldn't be used to protect people from themselves, especially if it gets in the way of innovation.