Coin Center, a newly created research and advocacy center, will focus on public policy issues faced by the virtual currency.
While mobile-app developers are concentrating their efforts on supporting Apple's and Google's mobile operating systems, one group hopes to make the Web a place for apps too.
The spy agency has been trying to decrypt and hack its way into Apple's firmware to enable spies to steal passwords and plant surveillance software, according to The Intercept.
Previously thought limited to Apple and Google browsers, the flaw leaves communications between affected users and websites open to interception.
More malicious software has been created in the past 2 years than in the previous 10 years combined.
Association for Computing Machinery bestows its award on Shafi Goldwasser and Silvio Micali for pioneering technology in Internet security.
Bid on a piece of WWII spy history with an unprecedented collection of cipher machines and accessories up for sale at Christie's auction house through Dec. 3.
Computer scientists no longer need have Nobel envy -- at least financially. A Google cash infusion quadrupled the size of the top computer science prize.
Supercookies could take a bigger bite out of your privacy than you think, say researchers. Here's what they're worried about.
To stop terrorists and other criminals, cell phones should have encryption backdoors to enable US government surveillance, argues FBI Director James Comey.