Microsoft Exec Says Company Has Never Been Asked to Backdoor a Product

One of Microsoft’s top security executives said the company has never been asked by the United States government to build a backdoor into any of its products, and if the company was asked, it would fight the order in the courts. Since the Edward Snowden revelations began last summer, there have been many stories insinuating […]

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 Gauntlt – Security Testing Framework For Developers & Ops

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Gauntlt provides hooks to a variety of security tools and puts them within reach of security, dev and ops teams to collaborate to build rugged software. It is built to facilitate testing and communication between groups and create actionable tests that can be hooked into your deploy and testing processes. To use gauntlt, you will [...]

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 Tor Browser 3.6.3 is released

The third pointfix release of the 3.6 series is available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory.

This release features important security updates to Firefox.

Here is the complete changelog:

  • All Platforms
  • Update Firefox to 24.7.0esr
  • Update obfsproxy to 0.2.12
  • Update FTE to 0.2.17
  • Update NoScript to 2.6.8.33
  • Update HTTPS Everywhere to 3.5.3
  • Bug 12673: Update FTE bridges
  • Update Torbutton to 1.6.11.0
  • Bug 12221: Remove obsolete Javascript components from the toggle era
  • Bug 10819: Bind new third party isolation pref to Torbutton security UI
  • Bug 9268: Fix some window resizing corner cases with DPI and taskbar size.
  • Linux:
    • Bug 11102: Set Window Class to “Tor Browser” to aid in Desktop navigation
    • Bug 12249: Don’t create PT debug files anymore
  • The list of frequently encountered known issues is also available in our bug tracker.

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