‘Crypto Anchors’ Might Stop the Next Equifax-Style Megabreach

There’s no foolproof system to keep hackers out. Instead, this increasingly popular security design keeps them in.

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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein Remarks on Encryption

Never mind that companies will not agree to the proposed key escrow scheme. With so many applications — many open source and internationally dispersed — there can be no trusted and centrally managed repository, and may applications that do save keys in a company repository, save them encrypted by a password known only to the user.

Remarks of Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, about encryption at the U.S. Naval Academy on Tuesday.

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‘Information’ is playing outsize role in warfare

In 21st century warfare, war is cognitive as much as it’s kinetic, Lt. Gen. Vincent Stewart, director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, told a small group of reporters in his office this week.

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