Privacy

Tor Browser Adds Sandbox
Privacy

Tor Browser Adds Sandbox

The newest release of the Tor browser for Linux now include a sandbox, which is designed to make it more difficult for attackers to exploit vulnerabilities. The Tor Project also is working on a sandbox mechanism for the browser on OS X. Most of the major browsers have added sandboxes […]

Prosecutor: Some Encryption a ‘Threat to Our Ability to Protect’ Americans
Device Security, Privacy

Prosecutor: Some Encryption a ‘Threat to Our Ability to Protect’ Americans

The deployment of default strong encryption on mobile devices and U.S. companies storing user data in foreign countries is hampering the ability of law enforcement to protect Americans from cyber crime and other threats, a top U.S. prosecutor said. In a speech Wednesday, Assistant Attorney General Leslie Caldwell said prosecutors and law enforcement […]