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  • Twitter Rolls Out Encrypted Messaging, Don’t Trust It

    Twitter Rolls Out Encrypted Messaging, Don’t Trust It

    Twitter did it. The company met a deadline and released something on the promised date under Elon Musk’s leadership. The social media platform put out its first-ever encrypted messaging option late on Wednesday night, just under the wire. Yet in the mad dash to deliver, the site seems to have made some confusing compromises, as…


  • Yikes! Hackers Had Access to LastPass Users’ Password Vaults

    Yikes! Hackers Had Access to LastPass Users’ Password Vaults

    A major hack affecting password manager giant LastPass appears much worse than first thought. In an update announcement two days before Christmas, LastPass CEO Karim Toubba admitted the attackers were able to successfully copy a backup of customer vault data. With that data in hand, the attackers can potentially access users’ entire collection of passwords…