New Xerox PARC processor can self-destruct, destroy cryptographic keys on command

Gadget1
A new cryptographic processor from DARPA could store keys inside a chip on a glass substrate — and shatter when ordered to do so, locking the keys away forever.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/214185-new-xerox-parc-processor-can-self-destruct-destroy-cryptographic-keys-on-command

Powered by WPeMatico

The NSA wants ‘front door’ access to your encrypted data

NSA-HQ
The NSA has proposed a new security arrangement that would split a cryptographic key between multiple services. This front-door approach is meant to avoid the security perils of a back door — but it creates plenty of problems of its own.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/203275-the-nsa-wants-front-door-access-to-your-encrypted-data

Powered by WPeMatico