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Viber sends video, images without encryption protection

Researchers demonstrate that a widely used mobile chat app not only sends some kinds of data in the open, it also stores it publicly online.

By April 24, 2014

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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 April 8, 2014

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BlackBerry adds BBM encryption to shore up enterprise support

Blackberry's new encrypted BBM messaging software is a reflection of its renewed focus on business customers.

By June 16, 2014

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Viber begins fixing image-encryption vulnerability

The Android version of the messaging app no longer sends images and videos without encryption protection, and an iOS fix has been submitted, the company says.

By April 30, 2014

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How to password-protect a PDF before e-mailing in OS X

With a few steps you can set up an easy way to encrypt PDF files generated from the standard print dialog window.

By July 11, 2013

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How to encrypt your Kindle Fire HDX

Beyond just using a PIN code lock screen, Amazon's Kindle Fire HDX and HDX 8.9-inch tablets can also be secured with device encryption.

By February 26, 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 February 24, 2014

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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 February 22, 2014

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Google tests encryption to protect users' Drive files against government demands

The search giant is seeking ways to armor user files, sources say, a move that could curb government surveillance attempts.

By July 17, 2013

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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 January 7, 2014