Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook discuss the news of the week – how a weakness in the Diffie-Hellman protocol could be the key to breaking crypto, a paper that claims 85 percent of Android devices contain at least one critical vulnerability, and the Netgear debacle.
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A team of cryptography experts is confident they have the answer as to how the NSA and other intelligence agencies break individual encrypted connections.
Microsoft launched a new transparency website this week that bundles together reports detailing requests for data the company has received.
Law enforcement in the U.S. and Europe, along with a number of technology companies, joined forces to take down the Dridex banking malware botnet.
New research into attacks against the SHA-1 cryptographic algorithm lessen the cost and time to arrive at a practical collision.
Citing vendor pressure, a researcher pulled a talk at HITB GSEC Singapore on the security of IP-enabled surveillance cameras.
Government requests for user data from Yahoo were up slightly over the first six months of 2015.
As China president Xi Jinping visits the U.S., a new report surfaces tying cyberespionage activities against U.S. interests in the South China Sea to China’s PLA Unit 78020.
It turns out roughly 5.6 million individuals may have had their fingerprints stolen as part of this year’s mammoth Office of Personnel Management breach – a figure five times what the agency initially announced back in June.