Archive for the ‘file encryption software’ Category

Firefox Send — Free Encrypted File Transfer Service Now Available For All

March 13th, 2019
Mozilla has made it easy for you to share large files securely and privately with whomever you want, eliminating the need to depend upon less secure free third-party services or file upload tools that burn a hole in your pocket. Mozilla has finally launched its free, end-to-end encrypted file-transfer service, called Firefox Send, to the public, allowing users to securely share large files like

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VeraCrypt Audit Reveals Critical Security Flaws — Update Now

October 18th, 2016

After TrueCrypt mysteriously discontinued its service, VeraCrypt became the most popular open source disk encryption software used by activists, journalists, as well as privacy conscious people.

First of all, there is no such thing as a perfect, bug-free software.

Even the most rigorously tested software, like the ones that operate SCADA Systems, medical devices, and aviation software, have

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VeraCrypt Audit Reveals Critical Security Flaws — Update Now

October 18th, 2016

After TrueCrypt mysteriously discontinued its service, VeraCrypt became the most popular open source disk encryption software used by activists, journalists, as well as privacy conscious people.

First of all, there is no such thing as a perfect, bug-free software.

Even the most rigorously tested software, like the ones that operate SCADA Systems, medical devices, and aviation software, have

Posted in computer security, disk encryption software, file encryption software, Full Disk Encryption, hard disk encryption, Open Source, Security software, VeraCrypt, Vulnerability | Comments (0)

VeraCrypt Audit Reveals Critical Security Flaws — Update Now

October 18th, 2016

After TrueCrypt mysteriously discontinued its service, VeraCrypt became the most popular open source disk encryption software used by activists, journalists, as well as privacy conscious people.

First of all, there is no such thing as a perfect, bug-free software.

Even the most rigorously tested software, like the ones that operate SCADA Systems, medical devices, and aviation software, have

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Someone is Spying on Researchers Behind VeraCrypt Security Audit

August 16th, 2016

After TrueCrypt mysteriously discontinued itself, VeraCrypt became the most popular open source disk encryption software used by activists, journalists, and privacy conscious people.

Due to the huge popularity of VeraCrypt, security researchers from the OSTIF (The Open Source Technology Improvement Fund) announced at the beginning of this month that it had agreed to audit VeraCrypt

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