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A brief history of encryption at Google

As Google explores new ways to protect its user’s privacy, here’s a look back at the 15-year-old firm’s long-term romance with encryption — pulled from last week’s lengthy report on the matter.

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Will the cloud divide America and Europe?

Cloud executive Rajesh Ram has discovered hesitation among European enterprises to store data on external clouds. Now he sees innovation opportunities ahead.

Want to plan a cyber war? Ask Bruce Willis

If you want to plan a cyber war, look no further than the Bruce Willis movie, Live Free or Die Hard. That may sound fishy, but that is what a former government cyber war expert told the Defcon security conference today in Las Vegas.