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passphrases

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Six ways Apple can fix what's 'broken' about the iPhone

An iPhone 6 announcement is imminent. Here's what I want from Apple's next handset.

By April 18, 2014

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How to respond to a data-breach notification

When a company contacts you about a potential loss of your personal data to hackers, you may be left wondering what information was stolen and the potential consequences.

By August 20, 2013

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DOJ takes swipe at EFF over encryption passphrases

Federal prosecutors say guide prepared by Electronic Frontier Foundation buttresses their position on whether Americans can be forced to divulge their passphrases.

By July 22, 2011

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Judge: Child porn suspect doesn't need to decrypt files

Earlier court order requiring a Wisconsin suspect in underage porn case to decrypt his hard drives for the FBI by the end of the day Tuesday -- or face contempt of court -- has been lifted.

By June 4, 2013

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Apple's iMessage encryption trips up feds' surveillance

Internal document from the Drug Enforcement Administration complains that messages sent with Apple's encrypted chat service are "impossible to intercept," even with a warrant.

By April 4, 2013

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How to encrypt selected text in Evernote desktop

Keep your sensitive data secure in Evernote by encrypting it.

By August 10, 2012

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The guide to password security (and why you should care)

Find out how your password security can be compromised, and how to create and manage secure passwords.

By May 10, 2012

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Note to self: Encrypt data, memorize password

Court rules that prosecutors can't force people to decrypt data that could potentially be used against them.

By February 24, 2012

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Judge: Americans can be forced to decrypt their laptops

Colorado federal judge gives Ramona Fricosu until February 21 to decrypt her PGP Desktop-encrypted Toshiba laptop--or face the consequences.

By January 23, 2012

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How to master the art of passwords

With no easy and reliable alternative to passwords in sight, you either have to memorize cryptic passphrases or use a password manager to access networks, systems, and online services.

By December 24, 2011