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In a few months, publicly trusted certificate authorities will have to start honoring a special Domain Name System (DNS) record that allows domain owners to specify who is allowed to issue SSL certificates for their domains. The Certification Authority Authorization (CAA) DNS record became a standard in 2013 but didn’t have much of a real-world […]

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Opera Software today boasted that the number of new U.S. users of its namesake browser more than doubled days after Congress voted to repeal restrictions on broadband providers eager to sell customers’ surfing history. Opera debuted a VPN — virtual private network — a year ago, and finalized the feature in September.

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There is no denying that data is invaluable. It underpins everything we do, especially being in the digital age. If anything happens to any of our servers we use backup copies to restore lost data. We use data to make decisions; some simple and others life changing e.g. using data to develop cures for illnesses. […]

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Some good election security news for a change: France is dropping its plans for remote Internet voting, because it’s concerned about hacking.

As a commentator adds, “The French prior experience with electronic internal party primary elections for selecting leaders or candidates didn’t go very well.”

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