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Archived Since:February 3, 2010

Blog Post Archive

How to send encrypted messages to iOS, Android devices for free

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

While Silent Circle's encrypted devices and services look tempting, there are now end-to-end encryption services on the market available without spending a cent.

Health insurance hack hit up to 19M non-Anthem customers

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The health insurance company said that millions of people who weren't enrolled in its services were affected by a hack earlier this year.

Gazon: Mobile malware outbreak strikes Android devices

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

AdaptiveMobile has uncovered a new mobile malware campaign which uses phone contacts to spread.

Over 1 million WordPress websites at risk from SQL injection

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

A critical security flaw in a plugin called WP-Slimstat is to blame.

CloudFlare boosts browsing privacy, speed through encryption deployment

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

CloudFlare has gone beyond offering free SSL to millions of websites and is now deploying a new level of encryption by default.

Ramnit botnet assaulted by Europol operation

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Europol and international law enforcement agencies have disrupted the activities of a botnet thought to have infected 3.2 million computers worldwide.

Facebook's bug bounty program paid out $1.3 million in 2014

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Facebook has doled out roughly $3 million since it launched the bug bounty program in 2011.

Google reverses its promise to enable encryption by default in Android Lollipop

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The search giant will let phone makers decide whether or not to enable encryption-by-default, saying it will be considered for "future" versions of Android.

Meet the free encryption app that promises to put your privacy first

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The Cryptocat developer's new team aims to get easy file and message encryption into everyone's hands, which could give Gmail and Dropbox (and the NSA) a run for their money.

AVG unveils invisibility glasses to defend against facial recognition

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Could 'invisibility' glasses become the next trend in cities crawling with cameras and full of facial recognition technology?

It's official: NSA spying is hurting the US tech economy

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

China is backing away from US tech brands for state purchases as NSA revelations continue to make headlines in newspapers all around the world.

New iPhone or iPad? Change these iOS 8 privacy settings immediately

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Before you sync your iCloud or reinstall your apps, you need to lock down your new iPhone or iPad. Here are the important tweaks you need to protect your privacy.

Silent Circle targets enterprise users with 'world first' privacy ecosystem

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

A fresh funding round will help the company cope with increased demand for encrypted communications in the enterprise.

Zero Day Weekly: Superfish attacks, FBI GameoverZeus bounty, Komodia in Lavasoft

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

A collection of notable security news items for the week ending February 27, 2015. Covers enterprise, controversies, application and mobile security, malware, reports and more.

Uber admits database breach putting driver data at risk

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Uber said it is notifying impacted drivers now, but it hasn't seen the compromised data actually misused yet.

NSA Director accused of lying to Congress at Black Hat USA 2013 keynote

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

During his packed Black Hat USA keynote NSA Director Keith Alexander assured the crowd that the NSA's surveillance programs are lawful interception; attendees did not hesitate to shout "Bullshit."

DOJ probing claims U.S. drug agency 'collaborated' with NSA on intelligence

The U.S. Justice Dept. said it was "looking into the issues" raised by an Reuters story, that one of its law enforcement agencies collaborated with the NSA to crack down on alleged drug criminals.

iOS 7 records, displays user location data: Reactions from the trenches

We all presume our phones log where we go and when. But when you see it in front of you on your iPhone, that's when it gets a little creepy.

Single Android flaw can be used to target entire enterprise

Google's Android "weblogin" feature may be simple and quick to use, but researchers say it can be used to take down an entire system of applications.

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