Tag: encryption


Firefox turns controversial new encryption on by default in the US

February 25, 2020

Via: The Verge

Starting today, Mozilla will turn on by default DNS over HTTPS (DoH) for Firefox users in the US, the company has announced. DoH is a new standard that encrypts a part of your internet traffic that’s typically sent over an […]

E-payment & Security

Federal Agencies Mirror Commercial Websites for Encryption

March 16, 2017

Via: Ecommerce Times

Private and public sector organizations share a common goal in hosting Internet websites: making sure that connections with customers and citizens are secure. However, complete security is not yet universal in either sector. Google and Mozilla, for example, are among […]

E-payment & Security, Technology

13 ways companies should improve their data security in the age of IoT

August 23, 2016

Via: TheNextWeb

As our world gets more and more connected, consumers and businesses alike must think fast about how they protect important information. In particular, there’s a burden on businesses that work in and around the Internet of Things (IoT) to ensure […]

Advertising & Marketing, Technology

Wire messaging app now lets you share any type of file with end-to-end encryption

April 28, 2016

Via: itCurated

Wire, a minimalist messaging app created by old Skype team members, is rolling out encrypted file sharing to all its users. The update follows the app’s adoption of encrypted messaging; Wire was was the first major messaging platform to roll […]

E-payment & Security, Technology

Denial Syndrome: Users don’t think they’ll get hacked

April 7, 2016

Via: itCurated

Most people say they care about their online security and privacy. Poll after poll confirm what one would expect: They don’t want their identities stolen, phones hacked, credit cards compromised or bank accounts drained. They don’t welcome government or anyone else conducting […]


10 Online Backup Services for Small Businesses

July 13, 2015

Via: itCurated

For small businesses, online backup services offer more than just storage space in the cloud. Complete solutions provide a variety of features to protect your system, including file management, encryption and security, multi-device syncing, mobile access, local storage integration, and […]

E-payment & Security

Update: Serious FREAK flaw could undermine the Web’s encryption

March 4, 2015

Via: itCurated

Experts are warning of a serious security flaw that has apparently gone undetected for years and can weaken encrypted connections between computers and websites, potentially undermining security across the Internet. The flaw, which has been dubbed FREAK, affects the widely […]