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Researchers find free ransomware variant being distributed on the Dark Web

Security researchers have identified a ransomware variant that is available for free on the Dark Web and is even unregistered. The discovery comes at a time when the ransomware trade is running on handsome commissions.

Free automated open encryption certification launches in September

Describing itself as the first free and automated certificate authority, Let's Encrypt, launches on 14 September.

TrueCrypt: 15 days on and still no real solution

Business users need to start looking for alternative options, say experts, and choose solutions that will continue to be supported.

SSH Communications Security to release free assessment tool

SSH Communications Security has announced a free tool to scan and assess networks to provide a report on risk and compliance exposures in secure shell (SSH) environments.