Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#182 New report contends mandatory crypto backdoors would be futile
The report, prepared by security researchers Bruce Schneier, Kathleen Seidel, and Saranya Vijayakumar, identified 865 hardware or software products from 55 countries that incorporate encryption. Of them, 546 originated from outside the US. The most common non-US country was Germany, a country that has publicly disavowed the kinds of backdoors advocated by FBI Director James Comey and other US officials. Although the Obama administration is no longer asking Congress for legislation requiring them
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#188 Fraudsters Tap Kohl’s Cash for Cold Cash
#187 Netflix finishes its massive migration to the Amazon cloud
#186 Chrome on Android to get physical with new IoT beacon support
#185 VTech 'is responsible' for kids' data says UK watchdog
#184 Qualcomm promises gigabit LTE speeds with Snapdragon X16 modem
#183 Netflix malware and phishing campaigns help build emerging black market
#182 New report contends mandatory crypto backdoors would be futile
#181 Google takes wider action on 'right to be forgotten'
#180 IoT Reality: Smart Devices, Dumb Defaults / CISCO about ComfortLink
#179 Remtasu is disguising itself as a tool to appropriate Facebook accounts
#178 Rooting Malware Found in 3rd Party App Stores
#177 Banks remain a tempting target for cyber criminals
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