NIST announced it has removed the Dual EC DRBG random number generator from a draft guidance on RNGs; the move could become official next month after a public comment period expires.
Developers who produce apps intended for use on internal networks at government agencies are getting a vetting process of their own called AppVet.
Google announced it will add additional security checks to log-in attempts from applications or devices that do not support OAuth 2.0.
LibreSSL, a fork of OpenSSL, has already made “improvements” in OpenSSL programming practices according to OpenBSD officials.
Officials at Iowa State University said Tuesday that the personal data of nearly 30,000 alumni, including Social Security numbers, was compromised during a data breach.