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Securing the world. One article at a time.

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Introducing dark mode

Wire for web and desktop is now available in a dark theme.

January 18, 2019
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Read receipts – see whether your message was read

Read receipts are now available on all platforms and devices.

January 2, 2019
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Thank you for an incredible 2018

2018 was, in many ways, a landmark year for Wire.

December 20, 2018
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Messaging Layer Security (MLS): the future of secure messaging

MLS, an idea initiated by Wire, and its journey to an open standard for secure messaging.

December 18, 2018
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Our journey to a secure, privacy-first collaboration platform

Focus on security and privacy has been important for Wire from day one. We've taken numerous steps to strengthen our technology and sharpen our privacy-by-design approach.

December 11, 2018
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Marriott’s data breach and the importance of creating a “culture of security”

Marriott announced a massive data breach impacting 500 million customers. Here is how to keep your doors closed to attackers.

December 4, 2018
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Here's why Skype's end-to-end encryption won't be enough for business users

Businesses invested in skype will face some difficulties when security and privacy is a concern.

November 26, 2018
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How easy is it for clients to connect with you securely?

Clients want to know that you take client confidentiality seriously. What does your choice of communication method say about you?

November 15, 2018
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Do investors “punish” firms that suffer a data breach?

Could the enterprise apps you use determine what investors think?

November 7, 2018
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Mentions – get the attention in a busy chat

It can be easy to miss important info, or questions directed at you in busy conversations. Mentions functionality fixes that problem.

October 15, 2018
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Stakeholder communications during a crisis

When Maersk, a global leader in shipping and logistics, was hit by the NotPetya ransomware attack in 2017, it was unable to effectively inform the markets and its stakeholders of its response.

October 12, 2018
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Wire Partner Program launched in Europe and North America

Wire's partner program is now open for referral and channel partners in Europe and North America.

October 4, 2018
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The recovery period following a major network incident can be the most risky

Whether it’s a malicious cyber attack, or a complete system outage -- when disaster hits your network the immediate priority is to maintain business operations and resolve the issue.

October 3, 2018