Members of the Senate voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to pass a version of the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act, a bill that many opposed argue will lead to continued pervasive government spying.
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Car hacking and phone jailbreaking were made exempt from restrictions in the DCMA.
The NSA is moving away from Elliptic Curve Cryptography, and cryptographers aren’t buying their reasoning that advances in post quantum computing put ECC in jeopardy.
Juan Andres Guerrero-Saade from Kaspersky Lab’s Global Research & Analysis Team (GReAT) joins Ryan Naraine on the podcast to discuss the “identity crisis” in the anti-malware industry and the ethics and perils of investigating state-sponsored or geopolitically significant threats.
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.
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.