Neowin News Feed for: Sha-1 Neowin News Feed for: Sha-1 en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 All major Microsoft services will exclusively use SHA-2 from next month <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has announced that it will allow the SHA-1 Trusted Root Certificate Authority to expire, and all major services and processes will exclusively use SHA-2 starting from next month. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Thu, 15 Apr 2021 06:48:01 +0000 Apple drops support for SHA-1 certificates in iOS 13 and macOS 10.15 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple has quietly put out a support page announcing the deprecation of TLS certificates signed with SHA-1 in iOS 13 and macOS 10.15 Catalina two years after other tech giants adopted the change. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Wed, 05 Jun 2019 22:14:01 +0000 AdBlock Plus author calls out Firefox over nine-year-old master password bug <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Wladimir Palant, the developer behind AdBlock Plus, has taken Mozilla to task over the way Firefox hashes master passwords to generate the encryption key used to protect stored passwords. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Boyd Chan) Mon, 19 Mar 2018 09:38:01 +0000 When hashes collide: Google shatters SHA-1 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Utilizing the massive amounts of computing power at its disposal, Google has manage to successfully generate the first cryptographic hash collision of SHA-1, further advocating its deprecation. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Joel Shedroff) Fri, 24 Feb 2017 22:02:01 +0000 Microsoft Edge and IE11 to block websites using SHA-1 certificates next year <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has detailed how it plans to prevent sites using SHA-1 certificates from loading on Edge and Internet Explorer 11 starting next year. The hashing function was deemed insecure in 2005. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Sat, 19 Nov 2016 06:44:02 +0000