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VeraCrypt fixes bugs uncovered in security audit

Security researchers have completed the Open Source Technology Improvement Fund-backed audit of encryption platform VeraCrypt and found eight critical, three medium, and 15 low-severity...

Audit sees VeraCrypt kils critical password recovery, cipher flaws

Patches slung at 11 bad bugs Security researchers have found eight critical, three medium, and 15 low -severity vulnerabilities in a one month audit of...

Meet PocketBlock, the crypto engineering game for kids of all ages

Enlarge / The US Navy Bombe used during World War II to break Germany's Enigma encryption system.National Security Agency reader comments 12 Share this story ...

Big data busts crypto: ‘Sweet32’ captures collisions in old ciphers

Boffins blow up Blowfish and double down on triple DES Researchers with France's INRIA are warning that 64-bit ciphers – which endure in TLS configurations...

HTTPS and OpenVPN face new attack that can decrypt secret cookies

Enlarge / From an upcoming paper laying out a new attack against 64-bit block ciphers used by HTTPS and OpenVPN.Karthikeyan Bhargavan and Gaëtan Leurent reader...