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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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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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Yahoo enables default HTTPS encryption for Yahoo Mail

Web portal now using 2,048-bit encryption keys to protect e-mail users' communication.

By Jan. 7, 2014

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Create password-protected docs on Mac and iOS with Password Pad

Password Pad is a simple text editor that lets you password protect files on Macs and iOS devices.

By Jul. 26, 2012

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Microsoft slams 'government snooping', expands encryption

Microsoft's top lawyer says the software behemoth is "alarmed" by recent revelations about government spying and has pledged to ratchet up its encryption.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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Apple promises to fix OS X encryption flaw 'very soon'

The iPhone and iPad maker on Friday issued a fix for its mobile devices, but left its Mac lineup unpatched. But not for long, Apple says.

By Feb. 22, 2014

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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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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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Take control of password chaos with these six password managers

If Heartbleed taught us anything, it's that the days of using the same passwords all the time are over. Grab one of these apps to manage your passwords across your devices and secure your digital life.

By Apr. 18, 2014