Security and encryption

With the increasing popularity of the Internet of Things and cloud services, encryption and security best practices are more important than ever.

Distributing encryption software may break the law

Distributing encryption software may break the law
FOSS cryptography is a powerful tool but may carry some risk.Read more

Solving the Linux kernel code reviewer shortage

Solving the Linux kernel code reviewer shortage
Operating system security is top of mind right now , and Linux is a big part of that discussion. One of the questions to be solved is: How do we...Read more

The best way to develop software with effective security

The best way to develop software with effective security
Learn why the best way to get through the security process is to include it early in the product specification, design, and implementation.Read more

Let's Encrypt: Why create a free, automated, and open CA?

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Starting a new CA is a lot of work. The Internet Security Research Group co-founder and director explains why they decided to build a new free,...Read more

Prepare to be hacked: Information security for small organizations

Information security for small organizations
At OSCON 2016, Kelsey Gilmore-Innis gave a talk on how her small nonprofit has done some creative thinking about security.Read more

Preventing break-ins on your Linux system

Preventing break-ins on your Linux system
Simple steps you can take to make your Linux system more secure.Read more

Managing passwords in Linux with KeePassX

Managing passwords in Linux with KeePassX
KeePassX remembers hundreds of passwords across various applications. It also generates strong, secure passwords when you need them.Read more

How to increase online privacy with open source tools and best practices

How to increase online privacy with open source tools and best practices
In this article, I'll analyze a few open source tools and concepts that you might use to increase privacy on the Internet for yourself.Read more