The FBI operated an encrypted messaging network for criminals, leading to over 800 arrests and major drug busts worldwide.
Police say they cracked the Sky ECC message app, which has 170,000 users and is allegedly used by drugs traffickers. However, a string of similar operations suggests a flawed strategy.
Assistant Attorney General Beth Williams segued from one story about a locked phone to an ‘exponential’ rise in pedophilia.
There have been several attempts to improve the security and privacy of email. A new academic paper explores why each attempt has struggled to gain acceptance.
KPN is investing in the development of new cybersecurity technology. That may work for them, but not for every telco.
Derek Canfield, TEOCO’s VP of Analytics, argues that customers would be better protected and served if telcos adopt a combination of analytics and DPI to manage encrypted traffic.
The NetScreen line of firewalls had been compromised by unauthorized code, and was subject to a weakness relating to the random numbers used for encryption.
Wannabe spies will enjoy GCHQ’s cryptographic twist on seasonal greetings.
Edward Snowden’s recent revelations about US government surveillance have prompted a lot of speculation about the wider impact on the US communications industry. In short,…
The launch of the Calyx Institute, driven by American privacy campaigner Nicholas Merrill, has prompted a lot of conversation amongst the talkRA authors. Merrill hopes…