Breakthrough in Quantum Cloud Computing Ensures its Security and Privacy

Oxford University researchers used an approach dubbed “blind quantum computing” to connect two quantum computing entities in a way that is completely secure. Continue reading Breakthrough in Quantum Cloud Computing Ensures its Security and Privacy

Hackers Are Threatening To Publish a Huge Stolen Sanctions and Financial Crimes Watchlist

An anonymous reader shares a report: A financially motivated criminal hacking group says it has stolen a confidential database containing millions of records that companies use for screening potential customers for links to sanctions and financial crim… Continue reading Hackers Are Threatening To Publish a Huge Stolen Sanctions and Financial Crimes Watchlist

House passes bill to limit personal data purchases by law enforcement, intelligence agencies

The bill’s passage was cheered by privacy advocates, but faces an uncertain future in the Senate and with the White House.

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With a mysterious surveillance target identified, calls for Congress to change course

Civil liberties advocates want to narrow the scope of an amendment to a controversial surveillance law.

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Congressional privacy bill looks to rein in data brokers 

Experts say the American Privacy Rights Act is a good first step but that more can be done to protect consumers from the sale of their personal data.

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Texting Secrets: How Messenger Apps Guard Your Chats

By Uzair Amir
Worried about prying eyes? We explain how messenger apps keep your chats confidential with features like encryption & multi-factor authentication. Learn about security risks & emerging technologies for a safer digital future.
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