RetroShare Is a private network useful for privacy and security?Feb 24, 2016
RetroShare helps you create a private, decentralized friends-to-friends network with encrypted communications, but how much does that increase security and privacy?more »
Leading browser makers say “no” to porous encryption algorithmmore »
Users should upgrade to the new version as soon as possiblemore »
The Internet community officially banishes the notoriously unsafe Secure Sockets Layer protocol.more »
The Obama White House has issued a memorandum telling all US government agencies they must use HTTPS for all websites and web communication.more »
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.more »
New mail protocol will shut out the NSA and prevent snooping on metadata.more »
Communication in the Post-PRISM World PRISM Break: Part 1Aug 12, 2013
Linux users didn’t need the recent NSA eavesdropping scandal to convince them that securing communication was a good idea. For years, free software developers have been creating secure tools that offer similar functionalities to all of those popular but very leaky services with ridiculous names.more »
But if you are not using the latest Linux kernel, your system is insecure.
Home routers will give room for custom firmware but still comply with FCC rules
Frank Karlitschek will continue to lead the open source ownCloud project
“Xenial Xerus” comes with a new packages format and several improvements for the enterprise.
Linux users can now download and install the Windows code editor
New initiative will address security and interoperability concerns around container technology.
Developers can use RHEL as a development platform without a subscription fee.
Windows users will soon have native access to the Bash shell.
Improvements to SMTP will provide better guarantee of confidentiality
Graphics vendor embraces new reality in Linux graphics