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Zoom adds 'post-quantum' encryption for video nattering

Guess we all have imaginary monsters to fear Zoom has rolled out what it claims is post-quantum end-to-end encryption (E2EE) for video conferencing, saying it will make it available for Phone and Rooms "soon."…

Tue May 21, 2024 23:10
Critical Fluent Bit bug affects all major cloud providers, say researchers

Crashes galore, plus especially crafty crims could use it for much worse Infosec researchers are alerting the industry to a critical vulnerability in Fluent Bit – a logging component used by a swathe of blue chip companies and all three major cloud providers.…

Tue May 21, 2024 21:09
With ransomware whales becoming so dominant, would-be challengers ask 'what's the point?'

Fewer rivals on the scene as big-gang success soars The number of new ransomware strains in circulation has more than halved over the past 12 months, suggesting there is little need for innovation given the success of the existing tools used by top gangs.…

Tue May 21, 2024 14:12
Big Tech is not much help when fighting a junta, and FOSS doesn't ride to the rescue

Opponents of Myanmar’s internet-nobbling military government don't like when Facebook asks for their real names Big Tech isn't much help if you're an activist trying to work against a military junta, and FOSS tools aren't a great alternative either, according to opponents of Myanmar's military regime.…

Tue May 21, 2024 07:17
OpenSSF sings a Siren song to steer developers away from buggy FOSS

New infosec intelligence service aims to spread the word about recently discovered vulns in free code Securing open source software may soon become a little bit easier thanks to a new vulnerability info-sharing effort initiated by the Open Source Security Foundation (OpenSSF).…

Tue May 21, 2024 02:18
Julian Assange can appeal extradition to the US, London High Court rules

Let me go, Brandon WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange can appeal his extradition to the US from the UK, the High Court of England and Wales ruled Monday.…

Tue May 21, 2024 01:17

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