Submitted by bill on October 15, 2015 - 8:45pm
In a post on Wednesday, researchers Alex Halderman and Nadia Heninger presented compelling research suggesting that the NSA has developed the capability to decrypt a large number of HTTPS, SSH, and VPN connections using an attack on common implementations of the Diffie-Hellman key exchange algorithm with 1024-bit primes.
Submitted by bill on September 21, 2015 - 1:55pm
Submitted by andrew on August 13, 2015 - 5:03pm
Readers of these pages will be familiar with the debate going on between government officials and technologists around the world about law enforcement’s perceived need to access the content of any and all encrypted communications.
Submitted by jeremy on July 7, 2015 - 10:32am
The FBI wants to ensure everyday people can't use strong encryption. For over nine months FBI Director James Comey has been pushing the FBI's twenty-year-old talking points about why he wants to reduce the security in your devices, rather than help you increase it.
Submitted by micah on November 6, 2012 - 4:00pm