Apple Publicly Opposes Australia’s Newly-Passed Anti-Encryption Legislation
Several tech companies are publicly opposing Australia's newly-passed anti-encryption legislation.
Apple Sends Executives to Lobby Against Australia’s Proposed Encryption Laws
Apple met with Australian Attorney-General George Brandis and members of Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's government on Tuesday to talk over the cybersecurity measures.
Australian Law Would Force Tech Giants to Decrypt Messages
The law would impose an obligation on technology companies to be able to provide Australian security agencies with access to encrypted user communications.
Telegram Messenger Updated With Encrypted Voice Calling Feature
Telegram has started to roll out a much-requested feature to its messaging service in Europe today.
WhatsApp Rolls Out New Two-Step Verification Feature
The extra layer of security means that it is now more difficult to gain unauthorized access to an account.
How WhatsApp is Battling Spam with End-to-End Encryption
WhatsApp has reduced spam by 75% after launching end-to-end encryption.
WhatsApp Encryption Flaw Puts Private Messages at Risk
Researcher believes the security hole allows WhatsApp messages to be read by Facebook and government agencies.
Android Encryption Still “Years” Behind iOS Security Levels
Matthew Green, a cryptography professor at John Hopkins University, has analyzed the way Android N approaches security, and has pointed out it has a long way to go before achieving the same levels of security as an iPhone. According to Matthew Green, while Nougat devices have moved away from the full-disk encryption (FDE) of the past that is...
Tim Cook Reiterates Apple’s Position on Encryption and More in Utah
Tim Cook talks encryption, AR and more at UTC.
Cryptography Experts Says Apple Should Replace its iMessage Encryption Protocol
A team of researchers from the Johns Hopkins University recently discovered several issues relating to Apple’s iMessage encryption.
BlackBerry CEO “Disturbed” By Apple’s Encryption, User Privacy Efforts
BlackBerry's John Chen says he's "disturbed" by Apple's security stance
Facebook Messenger Said to Get End-to-End Encryption
Facebook rumoured to add end-to-end encryption to Messenger.