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Enlarge / Graffiti urging people to use Signal, a highly encrypted messaging app, is spray-painted on a wall during a protest on February 1, 2017 in Berkeley, California. Elijah Nouvelage | Getty Images US Attorney General William Barr today launched a new front in the feds’ ongoing fight against consumer encryption, railing against the common …

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Getty Images British cybersecurity firm Codified Security just published a report that’s bad news for anyone who has written an Android app: Many are riddled with backdoors. The report points out two different issues with very different consequences: Either leaked customer data or a way to gain access to computers the code was tested on. …