AT&T Encrypted Calling Sneaks Out
Oct 6, 2010, 11:19 AM by Philip Berne
AT&T has launched its new two factor encryption service, AT&T Encrypted Mobile Voice. The service works when you insert a KoolSpan TrustChip into your BlackBerry or Windows Mobile phone's microSD card slot. Then, SRA's One Vault Voice application offers a user interface to place and receive encrypted calls to other approved AT&T TrustGroup users. The service provides mutual authentication and end-to-end encryption to ensure call privacy. AT&T's service meets government standards for Controlled Unclassified Information.
Facebook Testing Encryption and Disappearing Notes In Messenger
Facebook today said it is exploring new features for Facebook Messenger that will give people the ability to secure their conversations. First, Facebook is looking at end-to-end encryption between two devices.
WhatsApp Says What's Up to Global Video Chats
WhatsApp today announced that it is enabling video calls for all users around the world. Video calling is being added to the Android, iOS, and Windows phone mobile apps over the coming days.
Macate Intros the Secure GATCA Elite Smartphone
Macate today announced the GATCA Elite, a smartphone that boasts advanced security tools. The phone was designed with VIPs in mind.
Blackphone 2 Goes On Sale
Silent Circle today said its Blackphone 2 smartphone is now available for sale in the U.S. The handset, announced earlier this year, is a privacy-minded smartphone that offers security for business users.