That USB drive might not be safe. What now?

To be curious is to be human — including about what’s on that USB drive. But first, let’s think through how to access it safely.

Reporting on the 2024 elections? We're here to help

Our Digital Security team is on hand to help you and your devices stay safe in the 2024 election year

Metadata 101: Understanding the basics of media metadata

Learn about the basics of media metadata — the information hidden inside of your files.

Why journalists should enable Signal usernames

With Signal’s new username and discoverability features, we’re done giving away phone numbers

Want improved adoption of digital security practices? Tell a good story.

Research concerning digital security narratives in journalism

Overcoming challenges when setting up newsroom Signal tiplines

We outline important decisions for newsrooms when setting up Signal tiplines

Lessons from a newsroom raid: How to encrypt your devices to protect yourself

Police raid on Marion County Record underscores digital security threats to media orgs.

How journalists can work from home securely

Both the newsroom and individual journalists must make some changes to work from home securely.

How technology is changing the harassment of journalists — and what newsrooms can do about it

A study of mob censorship of journalists, and how media organizations and platforms are responding.

Taking care with source security when reporting on abortion

What journalists can do to better manage digital security for sources when reporting on abortion.