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According to SfyLabs, LokiBot's "Go_Crypt" ransomware function is supposed to lock the user's screen and encrypt files with an AES128 algorithm.
He shot down the notion that tech companies can just pop in a code and then magically access encrypted data. “The way that the majority of these ...
By now many of you guys are probably aware that the FBI is trying to gain access to our devices legally. The agency's argument is that there could be ...
The FBI is in a bit of a pickle today as the agency is having problems gaining access to encrypted smartphones. Due to the advancement of technology ...
FBI Director Christopher Wray on Sunday revealed strong smartphone encryption has prohibited his agency from gleaning data from more than half of ...
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has failed to extract the data of 7,000 mobile devices. Christopher Wray said encryption on devices was “a huge, ...
Critics say there is a problem with the new technology because it is encrypted. That means only certain first responders will have access to the ...
The ASCS also recommended that Australians use a VPN to add another layer of encryption to their internet browsing, avoid using public wi-fi for ...
Enlarge / Federal Bureau of Investigation Director Christopher Wray participates in a question-and-answer session while arguing for the renewal of ...
Peter Gutmann, from the Univeristy of Canterbury in New Zealand, has spoken on the topic of encryption many times. He is one of the architects of ...