The company hopes to tap the security research community to find potential problems
The company's HTTPS implementation still needs some improvements, an SSL expert said
Microsoft transmits a wealth of information from Windows PCs to its servers in the clear, claims a security researcher.
Key issue is whether RSA overlooked crypto-algorithm's weaknesses to generate revenue from government contracts.
CyanogenMod wants to roll out a encrypted text-message feature for Android phones to ensure that no one's peeking in on conversations.
An NYU professor challenged a team of hackers to break into his online world. They did, but it wasn't easy or cheap.
Google's faster-than-expected upgrade of all its SSL certificates to an RSA key length of 2048 bits will make cracking connections to the company's services more difficult without affecting performance, experts say.
Privacy geeks the world over rely on TrueCrypt to encrypt their most private data, but the program's bones have never been thoroughly poked over. That's changing soon.
Email as it is today can never be truly secure, so the makers of Lavabit and Secure Circle want to drag email into tomorrow via their Dark Mail Kickstarter campaign.
A new encryption tool promises to help users skirt some of the legal and copyright taboos of 3D printing.