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Cheapo telcos fined for their cheapo security: Financial records on 305,000 people spilled

Firms stored sensitive data in clear text for all to see

iMessage SPAM floods US mobile networks

iSpam knockoff goods scam

We chat to CloudFlare about its 'EVERYBODY GETS SSL' venture

Interview Has gutsy move generated biz?

Cisco patches three-year-old remote code-execution hole

Patch or kill Telnet

Google absorbs Oxford Uni boffins in artificial intelligence boost quest

'I'm sorry Larry, I'm afraid I can't do that…'

Yahoo! Timestamps! Now! Block! Facebook! Email! Snoops!

A year later, selfies saved from Purple Palace zombie email accounts

Moscow, Beijing poised to sign deal on joint cyber security ops

Russian, Chinese security projects on the horizon

Adobe spies on readers: EVERY DRM page turn leaked to base over SSL

Spot the difference from last time

Ad-borne Cryptowall ransomware is set to claim FRESH VICTIMS

Cybercrooks slurping hundreds of thousands from innocent marks, say securo-bods

Xen says its security policies might be buggier than its software

Users didn't know if they were allowed to patch bug behind world cloud reboot

Quick PHP patch beats slow research reveal

Simple solution to remote code execution

NIST to hypervisor admins: Pro-tip, secure your systems

Hypervisor security draft open for comment

Is your home or office internet gateway one of '1.2 MILLION' wide open to hijacking?

Doublecheck your NAT-PMP settings now

Guns don't scare people, hackers do: Americans fear identity theft more than shooting sprees

Citizens know their stats

DEATH by PowerPoint: Microsoft warns of 0-day attack hidden in slides

Might put out patch in update, might chuck it out sooner

APPLE support doc CONFIRMS 'ORGANIZED NETWORK ATTACKS'

China govt: It wasn't us, honest

Pagers shout data center creds, pop star airport arrivals

Encryption: IBM and Australian spooks have heard of it, but aren't using it

NOT OK GOOGLE: Android images can conceal code

It's been fixed, but hordes won't have applied the upgrade

In dot we trust: If you keep to this 124-page security rulebook, you can own yourname.trust

Step 1: Don't get owned. Step 2: Use HTTPS. Step 3: ...

Google puts Chrome credentials on USB drives for two-factor authentication

Company teams up with FIDO Alliance to support push-button security keys

Apple grapple: Congress kills FBI's Cupertino crypto kybosh plan

Encryption would lead us all into a 'dark place', claim G-Men

Chinese APT groups targeting Australian lawyers

Have a bit of sympathy, people: lawyers hold YOUR data and juicy stuff about big deals

Edward who? GCHQ boss dodges Snowden topic during last speech

UK spies would rather 'walk' than do 'mass surveillance'

Hacked and ashamed? C'mon, Brits – report that cybercrime

Gov.uk campaign: Consumer security led to '£670m losses'

Carders punch holes through Staples

Investigation launched into East Coast stores

Palo Alto Networks boxes spray firewall creds across the net

Crummy configurations to blame, Moore hardening offered as remedy

Quantum key security steps outside the box

'Device independent' proof a step closer ... if you obey the laws of physics

Cisco battles POODLE with a listicle and some twaddle

Borg lists products on which SSL 3.0 vuln has lifted leg, promises fixes

China is ALREADY spying on Apple iCloud users, claims watchdog

Attack harvests users' info at iPhone 6 launch

FYI: OS X Yosemite's Spotlight tells Apple EVERYTHING you're looking for

It's on by default – didn't you read the small print?

Sophos to offshore American support operations

Exclusive Blame Canada?

Twitter 'news' spreads faster than Ebola #FakeCures #Malware

Security watchers warn to brace for scams

Visual voicemail hack makes your messages a snack

Ruxcon Rate limiter patch is a fun MEELLION-user DoS banhammer

Microsoft pulls another dodgy patch

Redmond makes a hash of hashing add-on

'LulzSec leader Aush0k' found to be naughty boy not worthy of jail

15 months home detention leaves egg on feds' faces as they grab for more power

Oz privacy comish says breaches could double this year

Åustralian outfits have already 'fessed up to sixty breaches since March 2014

FIRST standards to clean up messy CERTs

Sharing is caring, says bug-beating agencies

Facebook slurps 'paste sites' for STOLEN passwords, sprinkles on hash and salt

Zuck's ad empire DOESN'T see details in plain text. Phew!

Apple releases MEGA security patch round for OS X, Server and iTunes

Brings POODLE to heel

US government fines Intel's Wind River over crypto exports

New emphasis on encryption as a weapon?

UK's a very popular target for EMEA cyberspies – report

Germany and Saudi Arabia fill out FireEye cyberpwn podium

Facebook doubles ad-hacking bounty

Small security snafus snuffed, try the tiny and technical