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5 Encryption Errors Developers Keep Making

If there is one technology that can alleviate the impact of security breaches, it’s encryption — but you have to do it right Encryption should be at the heart of every product or service that stores any kind of customer data. Several other security measures are necessary too, but when they …

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Side Channel Attacks on Cryptographic Software

When it comes to cryptographic software, side channels are an often-overlooked threat. A side channel is any observable side effect of computation that an attacker could measure and possibly influence. Crypto is especially vulnerable to side channel attacks because of its strict requirements for absolute secrecy. In the software world, side …