computer security

Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

The debate over privacy in the digital age increasingly pits tech companies against law enforcement agencies as explicit imagery explodes.
Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

The debate over privacy in the digital age increasingly pits tech companies against law enforcement agencies as explicit imagery explodes.
Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

The debate over privacy in the digital age increasingly pits tech companies against law enforcement agencies as explicit imagery explodes.
Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

The debate over privacy in the digital age increasingly pits tech companies against law enforcement agencies as explicit imagery explodes.

Cybersecurity giant Comodo can’t even keep its own website secure

Comodo, which bills itself as a “global leader in cybersecurity solutions,” said its forum was hacked. The admission came in no less than a forum post, which confirmed a hacker exploited a recently
The Extra-Secret White House Computer System, Explained

The Extra-Secret White House Computer System, Explained

A whistle-blower said advisers improperly restricted access to a record of President Trump’s Ukraine call. Here is how that storage system works.
The Extra-Secret White House Computer System, Explained

The Extra-Secret White House Computer System, Explained

A whistle-blower said advisers improperly restricted access to a record of President Trump’s Ukraine call. Here is how that storage system works.
How to Make the Most of Apple’s New Privacy Tools in iOS 13

How to Make the Most of Apple’s New Privacy Tools in iOS 13

We tested the new suite of privacy tools in Apple’s latest mobile software, from minimizing location sharing to silencing robocalls.
$250 Million to Keep Votes Safe? Experts Say Billions Are Needed

$250 Million to Keep Votes Safe? Experts Say Billions Are Needed

After months of pressure, Mitch McConnell agreed to spent $250 million for election security. Pennsylvania alone plans to spend $125 million just to update voting machines for 2020.

5 Cheap(ish) Things to Beef Up Your Digital Security

Here are a few simple things to at least prevent the worst problems and keep most of your private information as safe as possible from hacks or security negligence.

5 Cheap(ish) Things to Beef Up Your Digital Security

Here are a few simple things to at least prevent the worst problems and keep most of your private information as safe as possible from hacks or security negligence.
$250 Million to Keep Votes Safe? Experts Say Billions Are Needed

$250 Million to Keep Votes Safe? Experts Say Billions Are Needed

After months of pressure, Mitch McConnell agreed to spend $250 million for election security. Pennsylvania alone plans to spend $125 million just to update voting machines for 2020.
How to Make the Most of Apple’s New Privacy Tools in iOS 13

How to Make the Most of Apple’s New Privacy Tools in iOS 13

We tested the new suite of privacy tools in Apple’s latest mobile software, from minimizing location sharing to silencing robocalls.
Improvising a Laptop Recorder and Chewing Gum at the Same Time

Improvising a Laptop Recorder and Chewing Gum at the Same Time

Davey Alba, a Times newcomer who reports on disinformation, has a taste for Ice Breakers and a trick for saving audio from her computer.
Improvising a Laptop Recorder and Chewing Gum at the Same Time

Improvising a Laptop Recorder and Chewing Gum at the Same Time

Davey Alba, a Times newcomer who reports on disinformation, has a taste for Ice Breakers and a trick for saving audio from her computer.
Every Part of the Supply Chain Can Be Attacked

Every Part of the Supply Chain Can Be Attacked

When it comes to 5G technology, we have to build a trustworthy system out of untrustworthy parts.
How to Make the Most of Apple’s New Privacy Tools in iOS 13

How to Make the Most of Apple’s New Privacy Tools in iOS 13

We tested the new suite of privacy tools in Apple’s latest mobile software, from minimizing location sharing to silencing robocalls.

Passbase grabs $3.6M to power privacy-preserving online ID checks

Digital identity startup Passbase has closed a $3.6 million seed round, led by Cowboy Ventures and Eniac Ventures, with participation from Seedcamp and other European investors. The 2018 founded
Russian Man Pleads Guilty in ‘Massive’ Hacking Scheme

Russian Man Pleads Guilty in ‘Massive’ Hacking Scheme

Andrei Tyurin is the first person to be convicted in the case, in which prosecutors said cyberattacks targeted a dozen American companies, including JPMorgan Chase.
Russian Man Pleads Guilty in ‘Massive’ Hacking Scheme

Russian Man Pleads Guilty in ‘Massive’ Hacking Scheme

Andrei Tyurin is the first person to be convicted in the case, in which prosecutors said cyberattacks targeted a dozen American companies, including JPMorgan Chase.