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Feinstein-Burr Encryption Legislation Is Dead In The Water

After the San Bernardino terrorist attack, key U.S. lawmakers pledged to require technology companies to give law enforcement agencies a “back door” to encrypted communications and electronic devices. 115 more words

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Armed FBI agents raid home of researcher who found unsecured patient data

http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/05/armed-fbi-agents-raid-home-of-researcher-who-found-unsecured-patent-data/

Prosecutors allegedly say he exceeded authorization in viewing unsecured FTP server. (lol, seriously)

FBI agents, one armed with an assault weapon, reportedly raided the home of a security professional who discovered sensitive data for 22,000 dental patients was available on the Internet, according to a  958 more words

How to encrypt zip file

Some workplaces have tight restrictions on email attachments containing binaries. So, people in such environments request me to send the attachment by zipping up the suspicious files and… 71 more words

A Cloud Vendor Actually in the Clouds

Science fiction is about to be honest to goodness science. The reason? A company called Cloud Constellation will put data centers in space. They call it “SpaceBelt, The Information Ultra-Highway — a cloud vendor above all others.” The idea is relatively simple. 443 more words

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Push for encryption law falters after Apple's stand against government overreach

”After a rampage that left 14 people dead in San Bernardino, Calif., key U.S. lawmakers pledged to seek a law requiring technology companies to give law enforcement agencies a ‘back door’ to encrypted communications and electronic devices, such as the iPhone used by one of the shooters,” Reuters reports. 322 more words

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