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Stay Vigilant
Stay Vigilant

66 Percent of Popular Android Cryptocurrency Apps Don't Use Encryption

After analysis, 94 percent had "at least three" medium-risk vulnerabilities.
Jordan Pearson
11.29.17
encrypt all the things
encrypt all the things

The World’s Biggest Military Contractors Don’t Encrypt Their Websites

America’s largest defense contractors still don’t use HTTPS on their main websites.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.9.17
encrypt all the things
encrypt all the things

Pornhub’s Switch to HTTPS Gave Google Analytics a Boner

There’s nothing like porn to get people excited about geeky stuff.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
6.26.17
State of Surveillance
State of Surveillance

Wikipedia’s Switch to HTTPS Has Successfully Fought Government Censorship

Harvard researchers found fewer instances of Wikipedia censorship after the site started encrypting all of its traffic.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.26.17
Https everywhere
Https everywhere

Pornhub And YouPorn Are Adding Support for HTTPS Encryption

Browse like no one's watching.
Joseph Cox
3.30.17
Apple
Apple

We’re Winning The Crypto Wars

While the FBI and some governments are still fighting the Crypto Wars in courts and with laws, the spread of encryption appears unstoppable.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
11.8.16
News
News

Google Chrome Will Start Shaming Unencrypted Websites in January

Google continues its war against unencrypted websites.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
9.8.16
security
security

Is Computer Security Becoming a Hardware Problem?

The co-author of the TLS standard has some concerns about the complexity of our machines.
Michael Byrne
7.24.16
News
News

News Sites Are Tracking Your Web Traffic Way More Than Porn Sites

Third-party trackers have also slowed the adoption of secure HTTPS sites, study finds.
Janus Kopfstein
5.22.16
News
News

CNBC Tried, and Massively Failed, to Teach People About Password Security

Dear news organizations, please don’t do this, ever.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.29.16
News
News

Here Are The Internet’s Top Websites That Still Don’t Use Encryption

Google launches a new effort to push all websites to embrace web encryption.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.15.16
News
News

Google Will Soon Shame All Websites That Are Unencrypted

Google wants to kill the unencrypted internet, and will soon flag two thirds of the web as "unsafe."
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
1.27.16