Don't-Miss Encryption Stories
Oracle Key Vault provides a central repository for storing enterprise encryption keys
The move is intended to promote better security practices across the Web
None of the problems are as bad as Heartbleed, but administrators are advised to patch
CryptoLocker is a nasty bit of ransomware that encrypts all your files unless you fork over $300 in Bitcoin—but Fox-IT and FireEye can help you find the key for free.
A new Chrome app called miniLock is making it easy to encrypt and share single files with others.
A newly discovered ransomware threat runs as a batch file and uses the open-source GnuPG program for encryption
Signal is compatible with RedPhone, its Android sibling, and scrambles voice calls placed via the iPhone.
Instagram is moving to full https encryption but isn't there just yet
The service, which allows for fine administrator control of messaging, is free to try through later this year
The Cryptolocker takedown led to a better designed, more resilient ransomware threat
Edward Snowden has some plans for the future and they include making privacy and encryption tools easier to use.
Both carriers and government now have an interest in how users keep their online lives private
Dropbox may be popular, but Snowden is no fan of the file sync service.
Researchers launch effort to track SSL certificates used in botnet and malware operations
NIST needs to improve its cryptographic expertise in order to challenge advice received from the NSA when developing standards, report says