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What Is a PEM File and How Do You Use It?

PEM is a container file format often used to store cryptographic keys. It’s used for many different things, as it simply defines the structure and…

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How to Move Microsoft Authenticator to a New Phone

Using an authenticator app for two-factor authentication (2FA) is more secure than SMS messages, but what if you switch phones? Here’s how to move your…

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Hong Kong downloads of Signal surge as residents fear crackdown

Enlarge (credit: d3sign / Getty) The secure chat app Signal has become the most downloaded app in Hong Kong on both Apple’s and Google’s app…

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Graham, Cotton introduce yet another attempt to torpedo encryption

Enlarge / This dog was part of widespread protests against the FBI’s attempts to penetrate iPhone encryption. (credit: Dünzlullstein bild / Getty Images) On Tuesday,…

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How to Host Your Own VPN with Algo and Cloud Hosting

Companies all over the world sell VPN services to secure your online activity, but can you really trust a VPN provider? If you want, you…

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Can Law Enforcement Really Recover Files You’ve Deleted?

When you delete a file from your computer’s hard drive, it’s never really gone. With enough effort and technical skill, it’s often possible to recover…

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Zoom now promises end-to-end encryption is coming for all

After announcing that it would not offer end-to-end encryption (E2EE) to free users, Zoom backpedaled and said that everyone using the conferencing software would be…

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Signal’s Proving Why It’s The Protestor’s App Of Choice

To put it bluntly, there are plenty of folks with good reason to be scared right now. As more and more of us continue to…

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How to Request a LetsEncrypt Certificate Using Acme

LetsEncrypt changed the SSL certificate world when its offer of free, short-lived, SSL certificates allowed a vast amount of individuals and companies to secure their…

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Google is working on end-to-end encryption for RCS texts in Messages

RCS is supposed to be the spiritual successor to classic SMS and MMS texting, but the lack of built-in encryption puts a damper on that…

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iPhone spyware lets police log suspects’ passcodes when cracking doesn’t work

A tool, previously unknown to the public, doesn’t have to crack the code that people use to unlock their phones. It just has to log…

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FBI cracks iPhone encryption, finds al Qaeda links to 2019 Florida naval base shooter

The decryption heads off a confrontation between Apple and the Justice Department Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/fbi-iphone-encryption-al-qaeda-links-2019-florida-naval-base-terror-attack-a9520441.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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How to Lock Down Your SSH Server

SSH, which stands for Secure Shell, isn’t very secure by default, opting for basic password authentication with no other limits. If you really want to…

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Google Authenticator Update Makes It Way Easier to Transfer Accounts to a New Device

The Google Authenticator has long been a useful tool when it comes to adding two-step verification to your accounts. But now, thanks to its first…

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Zoom update to add end-to-end encryption to stop conversations being intercepted amid privacy concerns

Company previously indicated chats that were secured – but analysis showed they were not Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/zoom-update-encryption-end-to-end-security-privacy-a9505591.html Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with…

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WhatsApp vs. Signal vs. Telegram: Which One Should You Use?

Whether you want to share something with a friend or discuss something confidentially with a colleague, there is no shortage of messaging apps. End-to-end encryption…

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How to Digitally Sign or Encrypt Emails in Outlook Online

Outlook Online lets you digitally sign or encrypt your emails, either individually or by default for all outbound messages. If this is something you need…

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Signal Threatens to Pull Out of the U.S. If Congress Passes Bullshit Anti-Encryption Bill

Signal, the popular and trusted encrypted messaging app, might not be available in the U.S. should a certain bill make it through Congress. Read more……

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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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