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Google rolls out .app top-level domain name with added security and HTTPS encryption
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Google rolls out .app top-level domain name with added security and HTTPS encryption

".app that comes with added security is the first top-level domain (TLD) to require HTTPS encryption," Google said in a blog post

Unencrypted data being transmitted over HTTP increases the risk of hacking says Kaspersky Labs
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Unencrypted data being transmitted over HTTP increases the risk of hacking says Kaspersky Labs

The key reason that can cause this to happen is that some applications use "third-party" ready-to-go advertising "Software Development Kits (SDK)," Kaspersky said in a statement on Saturday.

64 percent of Android devices protected with enhanced security on Chrome
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64 percent of Android devices protected with enhanced security on Chrome

Google's efforts to enhance security by extending "not secure" warning to websites not encrypted with "HTTPS in Chrome" has yielded desired results.

HTTPS is a safer way to surf the web says Google
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HTTPS is a safer way to surf the web says Google

A HTTPS-based website is a safer way to protect users from possible security attacks, the security director at Google has said, emphasising that major South Korean search engines do not support this system.

Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will now mark unencrypted connections as 'not secure'
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Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox will now mark unencrypted connections as 'not secure'

Further securing the world wide web are browsers Firefox and Chrome. The two browsers will now mark all HTTP sites as not secure and use a more prominent visual indicator for the same.

31 percent of US Federal agency web sites fail to transition to the more secure HTTPS protocol
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31 percent of US Federal agency web sites fail to transition to the more secure HTTPS protocol

The HTTPS protocol provides additional encryption measures over the HTTP protocol, and prevents the interception or modification of data.

Former Mozilla CEO launches Brave, a web browser that blocks all ads
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Former Mozilla CEO launches Brave, a web browser that blocks all ads

Former Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich has unveiled a solution to block those annoying ads that mar the Web browsing experience.

Wikipedia: A quick chat on the move to https
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Wikipedia: A quick chat on the move to https

Recently Wikipedia announced it was migrating to secure browsing across all its sites. We caught up with the official spokesperson of the Wikimedia Foundation for a quick chat to find out more.

The case for https: Wikipedia moves towards the 'secure' web
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The case for https: Wikipedia moves towards the 'secure' web

Net neutrality has been a raging issue in India over the past couple of months. A lot has been written on the issue. However, compromise on data privacy is a larger issue that is also being addressed internationally. Wikipedia has now announced it would implement https.

Twitter Takes Step To Make It Harder To Spy On Its Users
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Twitter Takes Step To Make It Harder To Spy On Its Users

Adds an advanced layer of protection for HTTPS known as "forward secrecy."

Yahoo! will encrypt data across all its products in 2014 to thwart NSA spying
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Yahoo! will encrypt data across all its products in 2014 to thwart NSA spying

Yahoo! has announced that it intends to protect user privacy on its services, especially to keep out snooping by the NSA. The Internet company will now encrypt

Feedly goes pro for $5 a month
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Feedly goes pro for $5 a month

Feedly Pro has now gone public. Google Reader successor Feedly has made an upgrade to a new Pro service available...

Firefox 17 to come with click-to-play, stricter HTTPS enforcement
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Firefox 17 to come with click-to-play, stricter HTTPS enforcement

Mozilla’s latest version of Firefox will come with click-to-play enabled by default. This feature is meant to deal with vulnerable or outdated plugins...

Twitter's Making Itself More Secure By Going Https
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Twitter's Making Itself More Secure By Going Https

They're giving users the option of using https to always access Twitter from the web.

Facebook's Upping its Security Features With Social Captcha and HTTPS
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Facebook's Upping its Security Features With Social Captcha and HTTPS

Their new system includes being able to use Facebook entirely on https and social captcha.