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Tor attack nodes RIPPED MASKS off users for 6 MONTHS

Traffic confirmation attack bared users' privates - but to whom?

iWallet: No BONKING PLEASE, we're Apple

BLE-ding iPhones, not NFC bonkers, will drive trend - marketeers

Firm issues soft denial against Iron Dome hack

Confirmed 'Chinese hack' downgraded to 'alleged' intrusion

DDOS takes down Cirrus Communications

Australian fixed wireless provider loses half its network for a day or so

'Things' on the Internet-of-things have 25 vulnerabilities apiece

Leaking sprinklers, overheated thermostats and picked locks all online

Keep your iPhone calls private, whispers Signal

Marlinspike's voice crypto comes to iOS

Thwarted dev sets Instasheep to graze on Facebook accounts

Zuck-land tried to fix crumbling cookie with HTTPS but developer won't bite

Canada's boffins need A WHOLE YEAR to recover from China hack attack

'State-sponsored actor' breached National Research Council network

Senate introduces USA FREEDOM Act to curb NSA spying excesses

Good news if you're an American, less so for everyone else

Android busted for carrying Fake ID: OS doesn't check who really made that 'Adobe' plugin

Versions 2.1 to 4.4 vulnerable to masquerading malware

BlackBerry: We'll buy Angela Merkel's phone security company. HA!

Secusmart apparently to BOOST rep for snoop-proofness

Only '3% of web servers in top corps' fully fixed after Heartbleed snafu

Just slapping a patched OpenSSL on a machine ain't going to cut it, we're told

14 antivirus apps found to have security problems

Vendors just don't care, says researcher, after finding basic boo-boos in security software

Malware gets your Android blabbering to HACKERS

Boffins get your mobe to spill the beans using Google text-to-speech kit

Google Maps community competition falls foul of Indian regulations

Oh look! Such a lovely SECRET MILITARY BASE!

Israel's Iron Dome missile tech stolen by Chinese hackers

Corporate raiders Comment Crew fingered for attacks

Secure microkernel that uses maths to be 'bug free' goes open source

Hacker-repelling, drone-protecting code will soon be yours to tweak as you see fit

AusCERT chief Ingram steps down

Replacement promises better relationships, late nights sleeping at the office

DAYS from end of life as we know it: Boffins tell of solar storm near-miss

'We'd still be picking up the pieces now'

How long is too long to wait for a security fix?

Sysadmin blog Synology finally patches OpenSSL bugs in Trevor's NAS

Roll out the welcome mat to hackers and crackers

Security chap pens guide to bug bounty programs that won't fail like Yahoo!'s

Four fake Google haxbots hit YOUR WEBSITE every day

Goog the perfect ruse to slip into SEO orfice

Boffins build FREE SUPERCOMPUTER from free cloud server trials

Who cares about T&Cs when there's LIteCoin to mint?

Putin: Crack Tor for me and I'll make you a MILLIONAIRE

Russian Interior Ministry offers big pile o' roubles for busting pro-privacy browser

Google devs: Tearing Chrome away from OpenSSL not that easy

Custom BoringSSL fork not quite a drop-in replacement yet

Sony tries to make PlayStation Network hack row go away with $15m in cash and games

Values customers' stolen identities at $2,500 each

Who has your credit card data? 1 million HOLIDAY-MAKERS' RECORDS exposed

Travel agent fined £150K – Sloppy coding fingered

Six charged over StubHub e-ticket heist for Elton John gigs

Compromised passwords re-used, say prosecutors

BMW's ConnectedDrive falls over, bosses blame upgrade snafu

Traffic flows up 20% as motorway middle lanes miraculously unclog

'Unsolicited texts' outrage: Man fined £4k for DPA breach

But it WASN'T about any SMSes

Mozilla fixes CRITICAL security holes in Firefox, urges v31 upgrade

Misc memory hazards 'could be exploited' - and guess what, one's a Javascript vuln

Researcher sat on critical IE bugs for THREE YEARS

VUPEN waited for Pwn2Own cash while IE's sandbox leaked

50,000 sites backdoored through shoddy WordPress plugin

Not running WordPress? Better hope your neighbour isn't

Copyright kingpins charged for sailing pirate Android app ships

Six charged, two arrested, in wake of coordinated raids.

iOS slurpware brouhaha: It's for diagnostics, honest, says Apple

Hidden packet sniffer claims hit Cupertino

Stop begging, startup-land, and start YELLING at Catch of the Day

Consumer trust boost from data breach laws would do more for online biz than any subsidy or share scheme

Tails-hacking Exodus: Here's video proof of our code-injection attack

It's not a Tor exploit, but it will hit fully patched systems with default settings, we're told

Yorkshire cops fail to grasp principle behind BT Fon Wi-Fi network

'Prevent people that are passing by to hook up to your network', pleads plod

StubHub hit by trans-Atlantic fraudsters, says New York DA

US, Canadian and UK authorities expected to reveal details today

PayPal post-checkout cash slurp a FEATURE not a BUG

Would you like a super-sized shipping charge with that?

Attackers raid SWISS BANKS with DNS and malware bombs

'Retefe' trojan uses clever spin on old attacks to grant total control of bank accounts

EFF looses Privacy Badger to munch cookies and scripts

Furry and furious browser-protector aims to improve online privacy