France’s and Germany’s Interior Minister are urging the EU to consider implementing a law to get companies to decrypt encrypted communications.
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Researchers have found a new way to recover and decrypt authentication cookies from 3DES and Blowfish protected traffic. In response, OpenSSL is expected to deprecate 3DES’ designation from high to medium.
New versions of GPG and its crypto library Libgcrypt were released on Wednesday addressing a vulnerability that could allow an attacker to predict Libgcrypt RNG output.
Two academics discussed just how woefully inadequate some services are encryption-wise in a talk at Black Hat on Thursday.
The Seeking Alpha mobile app operates without a measure of encryption, putting user information, including credentials and strategic financial interests at risk.
Google last week announced changes in the way it will handle trusted Certificate Authorities in Nougat, the latest version of the Android operating system.
Google has announced its first venture into post-quantum cryptography with the use of a post-quantum key-exchange algorithm in the Canary test build of the Chrome browser.
Facebook today began a test program rolling out opt-in end-to-end encryption for its Messenger service called Secret Conversations.
Mike Mimoso, Tom Spring and Chris Brook discuss the news of the week, including all things Android: the crypto weakness, the full disk encryption bypass, and new malware, Hummingbad, which impacts the mobile operating system. The three also discuss the TP-Link router fiasco.
The default implementation for KeyStore, the system in Android designed to store users credentials and cryptographic keys, is broken, researchers say.