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Apple dumps SSL 3.0 for push notifications due to Poodle flaw

Apple will switch to the TLS encryption standard after disclosure of vulnerability that could expose encrypted data.

By October 22, 2014

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Protect your Mac from SSL bug

You can bypass the SSL vulnerability in OS X with a couple of temporary changes, until a software fix is made available.

By February 24, 2014

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Tumblr activates SSL, but with a catch

Tumblr blog owners can encrypt all visits to their sites, as long as they opt in. Why didn't Yahoo just make SSL the default setting?

By February 3, 2014

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Microsoft Windows vulnerable to 'FREAK' encryption flaw too

Previously thought limited to Apple and Google browsers, the flaw leaves communications between affected users and websites open to interception.

By March 5, 2015

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Broadcom's new real dual-band Wi-Fi chip speeds things up

Broadcom announced the first 802.11 Wi-Fi chip that enables mobile devices to transmit and receive data over the 5GHz and 2.4GHz bands at the same time.

By March 2, 2015

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Yahoo Mail finally turns on SSL

Long a laggard when it comes to site security, Yahoo announces that it will activate SSL for all Yahoo Mail at the beginning of next year.

By October 14, 2013

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Web standard promising faster page loads wins approval

HTTP 2.0 is the standard's first new version in 16 years. In practice, the new standard will bring more privacy-protection encryption to the Web, too.

By February 17, 2015

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Google plays doctor with answers to your health questions

As more people rely on the Web for health information, the company's search results will now start to display greater details in response to your health-related queries.

By February 10, 2015

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Be warned: Google enlists Chrome in push for encrypted Web

Google has taken its first step to flag ordinary sites like Wikipedia and CNN with a security warning because they are unencrypted, allowing all data transmissions to be viewed by the prying eyes of hackers or governments.

By January 30, 2015

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Build your own home media center: Get started with Kodi

Want to build one PC to rule all your living room media needs? Meet Kodi! In part one of this series we show you how to set up the media player software formerly known as XBMC.

By January 28, 2015