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How to Encrypt a PDF on a Mac

If you want to encrypt a PDF on a Mac, the easiest method is to use the Preview app. You can use Preview to add…

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How to Enable DNS Over HTTPS in Firefox

To enable DoH, click the three horizontal bars in the top-right corner of Firefox and then select the “Options” button. (Click “Preferences” if you’re on…

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Firefox to enable DNS-over-HTTPS by default to US users

Mozilla will bring its new DNS-over-HTTPS security feature to all Firefox users in the U.S. by default in the coming weeks, the browser maker has…

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Report: Firm Tracking Purchase, Transaction Histories of Millions Maybe Not Really Anonymizing Them

The nation’s largest financial data broker, Yodlee, holds extensive and supposedly anonymized banking and credit card transaction histories on millions of Americans. Internal documents obtained…

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What Is an Encryption Backdoor?

You might have heard the term “encryption backdoor” in the news recently. We’ll explain what it is, why it’s one of the most hotly contested…

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Signal is finally bringing its secure messaging to the masses

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Last month, the cryptographer and coder known as Moxie Marlinspike was getting settled on an airplane when his seatmate, a midwestern-looking…

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Google offers free Titan security keys to help secure political campaigns

While Facebook stands firm on its decision not to ban false political ads, Google is moving in the other direction. After banning political ad targeting…

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CIA secretly owned world’s top encryption supplier, could read ally & adversary messages for decades

For more than half a century, governments all over the world trusted a single company to keep the communications of their spies, soldiers and diplomats…

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Lindsey Graham Is Quietly Preparing a Mess of a Bill Trying to Destroy End-to-End Encryption

Top Trump ally and consistent encryption scaremonger Senator Lindsey Graham is working on a bill that could coerce tech companies to stop providing end-to-end encryption…

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Smartphone’s Encryption

Both iPhones and Androids are encrypted by default. But there are steps you can take to safeguard your data on backups and messaging apps. Source:…

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Apple reportedly backed off encrypting iCloud data after pressure from the FBI

A new report suggests that Apple previously dropped a large-scale user encryption plan due to pressure from the FBI. The news comes as Apple is…

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ProtonMail debuts an encrypted calendar app

ProtonMail is known for its encrypted email service, which it offers as a more secure alternative to products like Google’s Gmail. In recent years, the…

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Scientists in Scotland help develop world's first encryption system that is 'unbreakable' by hackers

New chip stores data as light which is then scrambled differently every single time information is sent onwards Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/quantum-computing-hackers-unbreakable-encryption-communications-a9256401.html Proactive Computing found this story…

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A Controversial Plan to Encrypt More of the Internet

The road to routing all Domain Name System lookups through HTTPS is pocked with disagreements over just how much it will help. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/dns-over-https-encrypted-web/ Proactive…

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How to Generate SSH Public/Private Keys on Windows

If you ever managed a Linux server from Windows, you probably used PuTTY or at least heard about it. It’s an excellent utility and has…

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Here’s how AG Barr is going to get encryption “backdoors”

If you heard the reverberation of a few thousand heads exploding last week, it was the sound of information security professionals reacting to US Attorney…

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WhatsApp and Telegram hack: Here’s what’s possible

Most users of apps like WhatsApp and Telegram expect their communications to be encrypted and therefore protected, but that doesn’t mean all communications shared through…

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Do You Think End-to-End Encryption Should Be Banned?

End-to-end encryption continues to be a hot topic politically and with law enforcement. The law wants the option to search smartphones for evidence in an…

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How to Move Google Authenticator to a New Phone (or Multiple Phones)

Volodymyr Kalyniuk/Shutterstock.com Two-factor authentication has become an essential security precaution for many people, but it can also be a source of anxiety. When you change…

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How to Generate GPG Keys in Linux

Do you have files or messages you want to keep hidden? To keep them safe, you should be using GPG encryption keys. If you’re running Linux,…

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US Considering Outlawing End-to-End Encryption

Time and time again, this issue goes back to a mass shooting that happened in San Bernadino, California, in 2015. The shooters were killed in…

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