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Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
Senator Mark Warner, a co-founder of Nextel and a former startup investor, calls for SEC investigation into Yahoo's disclosure of its record breach   —  Yahoo's announcement last week that data from 500 million user accounts had been stolen in 2014 by what it called a “state-sponsored actor” …
Sep 26, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
CloudFlare adds TLS 1.3, automatic HTTPS rewrites and opportunistic encryption upgrades as default for all its client websites   —  CloudFlare is encrypting its corner of the internet.  —  The company announced today that it has rolled out new encryption features for all the websites it protects …
Sep 20, 2016, 2:30 PMIn context
Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
Yelp debuts bug bounty program with rewards ranging from $100 to $15K, coordinated through the HackerOne platform   —  Hackers, start your engines.  —  Yelp launched a public bug bounty program today, inviting the world's hackers to pick apart its websites and mobile app in search …
Sep 6, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context
Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
LinkedIn files suit against 100 anonymous data scrapers, invoking the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act   —  LinkedIn is trying to lock down its exclusive relationship with its users.  —  The professional networking company filed suit against 100 unnamed individuals last week for using bots to harvest user profiles from its website.
Aug 15, 2016, 4:35 PMIn context
Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
Gurbaksh Chahal out as CEO of Gravity4, will be replaced by his sister Kamal Kaur, after judge finds he violated probation   —  Tech founder Gurbaksh Chahal has handed over his CEO role at Gravity4 to his sister, Kamal Kaur, after a judge found last week that he violated his domestic violence probation.
Jul 28, 2016, 9:05 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Sources say Reddit's efforts to remake itself are faltering under CEO Steve Huffman and founder Alexis Ohanian's leadership as more key employees depart   —  It's been one year since Reddit revolted.  When the company cracked down on revenge porn and subreddits containing offensive content last summer …
Jul 22, 2016, 10:50 AMIn context
Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
After success of Hack the Pentagon pilot, Department of Defense is expanding the program to include more DoD systems and networks   —  Wanna hack the military?  The Department of Defense is starting to give hackers more opportunities to test its systems without the threat of prosecution.
Jun 18, 2016, 11:50 PMIn context
Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
Apple says apps submitted to App Store must enforce App Transport Security by Jan. 1, 2017   —  During a security presentation at Apple's Worldwide Developers' Conference, the company revealed the deadline for all apps in its App Store to switch on an important security feature called App Transport Security — January 1, 2017.
Jun 15, 2016, 12:20 AMIn context
Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
Oracle co-CEO Safra Catz argues Google split the Java community in two, cost Oracle hundreds of millions of dollars   —  Oracle and Google are back in the courtroom again — the same court they started in back in 2010, when Oracle first sued Google over the company's use of 37 Java APIs in its Android operating system.
May 19, 2016, 4:25 PMIn context
Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
Google Allo's end-to-end encryption, which is not enabled by default, uses Open Whisper Systems' encryption protocol   —  Google announced its new messaging app Allo at its I/O developers conference today, and it looks pretty cool.  It's a feature-rich interface with graphics and doodles …
May 19, 2016, 12:45 PMIn context

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