Onions on the side: Tracking Tor availability for reader privacy on major news sites
Secure the News Team · Oct. 6, 2020
“Onion services,” a technology offered by Tor to ensure users can securely and privately visit particular websites, can provide a major step forward for readers who rely on the Tor network for its privacy and censorship-resistance properties.
Introducing Regional Leaderboards on Secure the News
Secure the News Team · Sept. 26, 2019
Today, we are adding regional leaderboards to Secure the News.
How secure are news sites? A report from the first year of Secure The News
Parker Higgins · March 7, 2018
For over a year now, Secure The News has automatically monitored the HTTPS encryption practices at more than 100 major news sites around the world.
Secure the News is Open Source
Garrett Robinson · Feb. 3, 2017
When we announced Secure the News back in December, we mentioned that we planned to open source the project in the near future.
Introducing Secure The News, an automated tool tracking the adoption of HTTPS encryption across news websites
Garrett Robinson and Trevor Timm · Dec. 15, 2016
Today, Freedom of the Press Foundation is excited to launch Secure The News, a new website that automatically tracks and grades the adoption of HTTPS encryption across dozens of the world’s largest news websites.