1Password and The Crypto Wars

Of all of the revelations about the NSA that began in June and continue to this day, the one that has shocked me the most is the fact that the United States National Security Agency has been deliberately inserting weaknesses into security products and even into NIST standards. In light of this, it is fit […]

Ars Technica explains the iPhone and iPad UDID and why it matters

If you’ve ever been curious as to what all this iPhone and iPad UDID (Unique Device Identifier) business is about, or why it’s such an important piece of information, Ars Technica has a great Q&A-format overview that should satiate your curiosity: On Tuesday, an offshoot of Anonymous, called AntiSec, claimed to have purloined a list […]