Tox is a peer-to-peer instant messaging protocol with end-to-end encryption, voice calls, video calls and file transfers – Tempemail

Instant Messaging is one of the most popular forms of electronic communication. You don’t have to pay extra fees (not counting data charges) for chatting with family members, friends or colleagues regardless of their location. But, there has been a rising concern about the privacy of such services. State-sponsored attacks and mass surveillance are some […]

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What you missed in cybersecurity this week – gpgmail

There’s not a week that goes by where cybersecurity doesn’t dominates the headlines. This week was no different. Struggling to keep up? We’ve collected some of the biggest cybersecurity stories from the week to keep you in the know and up to speed. gpgmail: This was the biggest iPhone security story of the year. Google […]

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What you missed in cybersecurity this week – gpgmail

There’s not a week that goes by where cybersecurity doesn’t dominates the headlines. This week was no different. Struggling to keep up? We’ve collected some of the biggest cybersecurity stories from the week to keep you in the know and up to speed. gpgmail: This was the biggest iPhone security story of the year. Google […]

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IBM’s quantum-resistant magnetic tape storage is not actually snake oil – gpgmail

Usually when someone in tech says the word “quantum,” I put my hands on my ears and sing until they go away. But while IBM’s “quantum computing safe tape drive” nearly drove me to song, when I thought about it, it actually made a lot of sense. First of all, it’s a bit of a […]

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Privacy researchers devise a noise-exploitation attack that defeats dynamic anonymity – gpgmail

Privacy researchers in Europe believe they have the first proof that a long-theorised vulnerability in systems designed to protect privacy by aggregating and adding noise to data to mask individual identities is no longer just a theory. The research has implications for the immediate field of differential privacy and beyond — raising wide-ranging questions about […]

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Apple expands its bug bounty, increases maximum payout to $1M – gpgmail

Apple is finally giving security researchers something they’ve wanted for years: a macOS bug bounty. The technology giant said Thursday it will roll out the bug bounty program to include Macs and MacBooks, as well as Apple TV and Apple Watch, almost exactly three years after it debuted its bug bounty program for iOS. The […]

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Bellingcat journalists targeted by failed phishing attempt – gpgmail

Investigative news site Bellingcat has confirmed several of its staff were targeted by an attempted phishing attack on their ProtonMail accounts, which the journalists and the email provider say failed. “Yet again, Bellingcat finds itself targeted by cyber attacks, almost certainly linked to our work on Russia,” wrote Eliot Higgins, founder of the investigative news […]

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