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AES 256-bit encryption on Fujitsu hard drives

By encrypting at the hardware level, in the BIOS, the keys are not present on the hard drive itself.

By Apr. 21, 2008

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Gmail: Encryption is now mandatory

Four years after Google turned on HTTPS by default in Gmail, and less than a year since the Edward Snowden document leaks, Google removes your ability to opt out of encryption.

By Mar. 20, 2014

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New TextSecure delivers smoother encryption

Open WhisperSystems' TextSecure update takes some cues from WhatsApp's functionality, but more importantly it frees messaging from traditional SMS networks while still sending messages between phones.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Correction: Wickr 2.0 encryption

This story incorrectly stated the encryption protocol Wickr uses for the security key exchange. It uses ECDH-512.

By Dec. 20, 2013

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Mass surveillance doesn't work, encryption does

In his first extensive public comments, NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden argued that mass surveillance by US intelligence failed to stop real threats like the Boston Marathon bombing. The Google Hangout video was hosted by the ACLU at South by Southwest.

Mar. 10, 2014

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Unique smartphones boast encryption, e-ink

Several smartphones unveiled at Mobile World Congress stand out with unusual features, like the untraceable Blackphone, the durable Toughpad, and the dual-screen YotaPhone. And BlackBerry strays from the pack by bringing back the trackpad.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Unique smartphones boast encryption, e-ink

Several smartphones unveiled at Mobile World Congress stand out with unusual features, like the untraceable Blackphone, the durable Toughpad, and the dual-screen YotaPhone. And BlackBerry strays from the pack by bringing back the trackpad.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Google accelerates encryption project

The search giant steps up the pace on an encryption plan to protect information in transit between its data centers.

By Sep. 6, 2013

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'Heartbleed' bug undoes Web encryption, reveals Yahoo passwords

A flaw in software that's widely used to secure Web communications means that passwords and other highly sensitive data could be exposed. Some say they've already found hundreds of Yahoo passwords.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Open Enigma Project: Build your own encryption machine

S&T Geotronics wants to give collectors and cryptographers a chance to re-create a piece of encryption history with a special kit for building an open-source Enigma machine.

By Mar. 31, 2014