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- The “Encryption” Debate
- Yes… TrueCrypt is still safe to use.
- An Imagined Letter from the TrueCrypt Developer(s)
- Whither TrueCrypt?
- A quick mitigation for Internet Explorer’s new 0-day vulnerability
- The Lesson of Lavabit
- IronMan 3 was “Unbelievable”… but not in a good way.
- Reverse Engineering RSA’s “Statement”
- Why Firesheep’s Time Has Come
- Instant Hotspot Protection from “FireSheep”
Seems like only yesterday…
- "Lazy FP State Restore" (Yet another speculative execution vulnerability for Intel!) Security Now #668 Show Notes:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… / 3 days ago
- "Zippity Do... or Don't" Security Now! #667 Show Notes: bit.ly/2Jy3Vnu "When widespread interpreters were… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… / 1 week ago
- "Certificate Transparency" Security Now! #666 Show Notes: bit.ly/2JB5wYC Our weekly grab bag of the week's… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… / 2 weeks ago
- Security Now! #665 "VPNFilter" Show notes: bit.ly/2xozU3D A deep dive into the operation and behavior of t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… / 3 weeks ago
- Security Now! #664 "SpectreNG Revealed" Show Notes: bit.ly/2IYY21r / 1 month ago
- 463,325 eyeball pairs
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Author Archives: Steve Gibson
“Encryption” is quoted in the title of this essay because encryption is NOT what any of this is actually about. The debate is not about encryption, it’s about access. It should be called “The Device Access Debate” and encryption should … Continue reading
So opens the short editorial I wrote this morning and placed at the top of GRC’s new TrueCrypt Final Version Repository page. The impetus for the editorial was the continual influx of questions from people asking whether TrueCrypt was still … Continue reading
As I wrote yesterday, we know virtually nothing about the developer(s) behind TrueCrypt. So any speculation we entertain about their feelings, motives, or thought processes can only be a reflection of our own. With that acknowledgement, I’ll share the letter … Continue reading
My guess is that the TrueCrypt self-takedown is going to turn out to be legitimate. We know NOTHING about the developers behind TrueCrypt. Research Professor Matthew Green, Johns Hopkins Cryptographer who recently helped to launch the TrueCrypt Audit, is currently … Continue reading
The Internet industry press has been milking the news of the end of Windows XP support for much more than it’s worth. Now, over the weekend, we get news of another, in a continuing series of, (0-day) flaws in Internet … Continue reading
An implication of undeliverable security painted a bullseye…Post’s Permalink On Thursday, August 8th, Ladar Levison, the owner and operator of the semi-secure Lavabit.com eMail system, shut down his nearly ten year old service rather than be forced to continue to … Continue reading
My two-cent take on IronMan 3: This was a Disney/Marvel collaboration. Perhaps one problem was that it was too much Disney and insufficient Marvel. The thing I was conscious of at many points throughout the movie, was that in ridiculously … Continue reading