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Yahoo starts encrypting all email, but implementation is inconsistent

The company's HTTPS implementation still needs some improvements, an SSL expert said

Hackers easily hijack Windows crash reports, report says

Microsoft transmits a wealth of information from Windows PCs to its servers in the clear, claims a security researcher.

Report on NSA 'secret' payments to RSA fuels encryption controversy

Key issue is whether RSA overlooked crypto-algorithm's weaknesses to generate revenue from government contracts.