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Security community has its own encryption debate after discovery of new flaw

Security experts are at odds over how to respond to new research showing hackers could decrypt emails that were supposed to be protected by a popular encryption tool known as PGP, or Pretty Good Privacy.

Source: The Cybersecurity 202: Security community has its own encryption debate after discovery of new flaw – The Washington Post

Attention PGP Users: New Vulnerabilities Require You To Take Action Now

A group of European security researchers have released a warning about a set of vulnerabilities affecting users of PGP and S/MIME. EFF has been in communication with the research team, and can confirm that these vulnerabilities pose an immediate risk to those using these tools for email communication, including the potential exposure of the contents of past messages.

Source: Attention PGP Users: New Vulnerabilities Require You To Take Action Now | Electronic Frontier Foundation

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