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Microsoft warns users about 0-day behind PowerPoint attacks

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

Australian spookhaus busted for warrantless tap of own phones

Stop laughing: it also messed up civilian telecoms intercepts and is about to get more powers

Careless Whisper? Anonymous messaging app accused of stalking users, blabbing to Feds

Startup denies outing peeps posting witty gags

FBI boss: We don't want a backdoor, we want the front door to phones

Claims it's what the Founding Fathers would have wanted – catching killers and pedos

Bad news, fandroids: He who controls the IPC tool, controls the DROID

Researchers discover Binder blinder

Hacker-hunters finger 'Keyser Soze' of Russian underground card sales

Report claims user named 'Rescator' is mastermind

Drupal SQL injection nasty leaves sites 'wide open' to attack

Usual drill - install the patch tout de suite

Securobods RAGE over $600k Kickstarter Tor box components

Updated Devs insist: It's NOT just an off-the-shelf circuit board

FinFisher spyware used to snoop on Bahraini activists, police told

Gamma International on the end of UK criminal complaint

Man bites dog: HTTPS-menacing POODLE is 'hard to exploit' – unless you're on public Wi-Fi

Analysis Avoid sketchy pub wireless, warn infosec bods

Adobe CSO offers Oracle security lesson: Go click-to-play

Pots and kettles in heated argument at Oz security confab

Vulnerable utilities, telcos, top of new Aussie natsec centre's to-do list

Headcount to tip 150 tomorrow, double by year's end

Admins! Never mind POODLE, there're NEW OpenSSL bugs to splat

Poodle Four new patches for open-source crypto libraries

Twitter, Cloudflare kill SSL 3.0 ... and here's how YOU CAN TOO

Poodle Flawed HTTPS protocol axed amid attack fears

FireEye, Microsoft, Cisco team up to take down RAT-flinging crew

Tired of living in the, er, Shadow of Moudoor