encryption

Samsung’s Tizen Operating System: a Hacker’s Dream | Motherboard

In-brief: Motherboard reports on an audit of Samsung’s Tizen mobile and IoT operating system that suggests it contains numerous, serious security holes. 

9 Quintillion Tries Later: Researchers Crack SHA-1

In-brief: Researchers at Google and CWI Amsterdam say they produced the first “collision” of hashes produced with the SHA-1 algorithm, hastening the end of life for the 22-year-old encryption technology.

NIST asks for Help securing Data in Quantum Computing Era

In-brief: NIST is asking for help designing post-quantum encryption algorithms to protect data and communications.

Cloud Security Alliance Publishes Guide for Future-Proofing IoT Products

In-brief: The Cloud Security Alliance on Friday released guidelines for “future proofing” connected devices.