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Google develops BoringSSL, its own 'boring' version of OpenSSL encryption

But fear not: This fork isn't intended to replace OpenSSL.

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ICANN CEO wants to make progress on US split at London meeting

Participants will go head-to-head on how the transition from US control will work and on better accountability measures

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Alert issued over plain text passwords in some Super Micro motherboards

A scan of the Internet showed more than 31,000 servers are vulnerable

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Microsoft also launched a Web page listing current and upcoming enhancements for the cloud suite

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LinkedIn called out on slow implementation of default SSL

Zimperium said some users are at risk, but LinkedIn claims the issue doesn't affect the majority of users

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CloudFlare acquires enterprise VPN provider CryptoSeal

CloudFlare said the company's technology will help it build more secure networks

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Galaxy S5 gets 2560x1440 display and latest Snapdragon chip, but only in South Korea

The new the Galaxy S5 LTE-A also offers download speeds up to 225Mbps

Report: Neither iOS nor Android inherently more secure than the other

Apple has an edge in a couple of areas, but there are still ways into its walled garden, Marble Security said.

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Russian forensic firm's tool snags iCloud backups without an Apple ID

The new tool from Elcomsoft, intended for law enforcement, only works under certain conditions

Speedier cellular networks ahoy? New tech lets LTE and GSM coexist

Using advanced spectrum sharing, basic voice services can live on while broadband speeds increase

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New powerful banking malware called Dyreza emerges

The malware uses browser hooking to conduct a man-in-the-middle attack, security companies say

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Box buys cloud storage startup for streaming technology

Box will incorporate Streem into its cloud and file-sharing service.

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Level 3 buying TW Telecom for $5.7 billion to upgrade metro coverage

Customers of both operators will benefit from the combined long-haul and metro networks, companies say

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Analysis: The screen's the thing with the Galaxy Tab S 8.4

The new tablets introduced by Samsung last week have two things going for them: the screens and the weight of the devices.

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