Just months after Canon's camera encryption was cracked, the same team has claimed that it has managed to crack Nikon's authentication system used in high-end SLRs.
Nexus S is first device targeted in beta release of full disk encryption app for Android.
Facebook says it wants all app developers to support HTTPS and plans HTTPS support for mobile in the coming months.
The Secret Service reports that gleaning Web passwords can help it crack encrypted files and hard drives, while the Justice Department says suspects can't be forced to divulge passphrases.
FBI's top lawyer tells Congress the bureau is not calling for restrictions on encryption without back doors for police, an apparent retreat from its position last fall.
Microsoft has made a change to its HealthVault health care records service that will let health care providers e-mail patient profile pages.
Trade group is urging consumers to set their routers and devices to use the latest and most secure encryption technologies.
A Russian programmer has found a terminal weakness in a Canon system to ensure the authenticity of photos taken by law enforcement, insurance companies, or other investigators.
False Start cuts one round-trip link out of the communication chain for using secure Web sites.
Chrome and Firefox are or will be using new HTTP Strict Transport Security technology, which allows Web servers to force secure connections with browsers.