Full Disk Encryption

Google insists on full-disk encryption for new Android 6.0 devices

In a boost for user privacy, Google now requires full device encryption on new Android 6.0 devices.

David LaVeque reports.


Google does a U-turn over Android Lollipop full disk encryption

Ever felt let down by someone who you made a promise, and then broke it? That’s what millions of Android users must be feeling right now when it comes to Google and Android.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.

XKCD cartoon reminds users to log out for better security

It’s disturbing just how many people seem to leave their computers permanently logged in to online services. An XKCD cartoon teaches us all an important security lesson.