cryptography

Home Affairs chief Pezzullo decries rise of the 'digital industrial complex'

Home Affairs chief Pezzullo decries rise of the 'digital industrial complex'

Cyber tsar worried about "connectivity without values".
Mar 14 2019 8:30PM
Australia's anti-encryption laws ridiculed on world stage

Australia's anti-encryption laws ridiculed on world stage

'Not going to end well for anyone'.
Mar 6 2019 3:47PM
Govt's decryption bill can only lead to 'systemic weaknesses'

Govt's decryption bill can only lead to 'systemic weaknesses'

As more governments try to copy Australia, say cryptographic experts.
Sep 11 2018 4:38PM
Decades-old ROBOT flaw busts open TLS

Decades-old ROBOT flaw busts open TLS

Sites and equipment vendors issue patches.
Dec 14 2017 7:00AM
DUHK attack recovers secret keys from Fortinet devices

DUHK attack recovers secret keys from Fortinet devices

"Absurd" flaw in government-certified crypto.
Oct 25 2017 6:56AM
Google experiments with quantum-secure crypto

Google experiments with quantum-secure crypto

Chrome will use post-quantum key exchange algorithm.
Jul 8 2016 6:40AM
OpenSSL users urged to patch high-severity holes

OpenSSL users urged to patch high-severity holes

Could be used for MitM attacks, remote code execution.
May 4 2016 9:28AM
Comodo issued SSL certs with banned internal names

Comodo issued SSL certs with banned internal names

Credentials could be used in man-in-the-middle attacks.
Nov 11 2015 11:28AM
Apple open sources iOS, OS X crypto libs

Apple open sources iOS, OS X crypto libs

Security Framework, Common Crypto and corecrypto libraries released.
Oct 30 2015 4:28PM
Experts protest Aussie law banning crypto export

Experts protest Aussie law banning crypto export

Defence Trade Controls Act threatens to "criminalise" cryptology.
Jul 13 2015 9:32AM
'High severity' flaw discovered in OpenSSL

'High severity' flaw discovered in OpenSSL

Certificate bypass check possible.
Jul 10 2015 6:13AM
Crypto experts slam govt encryption backdoor demands

Crypto experts slam govt encryption backdoor demands

Revisiting a bad idea considered an even worse idea.
Jul 8 2015 10:57AM
Defence laws threaten to shut down Aussie encryption

Defence laws threaten to shut down Aussie encryption

[Opinion] Poorly drafted trade controls cast the net too wide.
May 20 2015 11:39AM
OpenSSL patches nine security flaws

OpenSSL patches nine security flaws

Code security audits kicking in.
Aug 7 2014 5:35PM
Serious new flaws discovered in OpenSSL

Serious new flaws discovered in OpenSSL

'Man in the middle' attack possible.
Jun 6 2014 5:37AM
NIST launches post-NSA review into crypto guidance

NIST launches post-NSA review into crypto guidance

Updated: Addressing concerns over compromised algorithms.
May 15 2014 11:12AM
'Nearly unbreakable' crypto modeled off human body

'Nearly unbreakable' crypto modeled off human body

Generates unlimited number of keys, cuts out noise.
Apr 7 2014 6:11PM
Russia bans Bitcoin

Russia bans Bitcoin

'Curious' decision grates with Western government approaches.
Feb 7 2014 1:41PM
NIST reviews crypto development after NSA algo backdoor

NIST reviews crypto development after NSA algo backdoor

Public comment to follow.
Nov 6 2013 8:10AM
Dope research drops trojans on chips

Dope research drops trojans on chips

Proof of concept backdoor evades Intel chip checks.
Sep 19 2013 5:23PM

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