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MtGox finds 200,000 Bitcoin in old wallets

Upside for creditors is prospect for refunds, downside is MtGox was clearly very disorganised

NSA 'hunted sysadmins' to find CAT PHOTOS, high-level passwords

Latest Snowden docs detail sniffing sysadmin activity to help attacks on carriers' routers

India's outsourcers look east with eyes on Asian tigers

China, Japan and South Korea could be next for Nasscom

Tor Project claims 'fake' Tor Browser sat in iOS App Store for months

Team Onion raises a stink over shady app which Apple ignored – until this afternoon

Google grabs Gmail-using HTTPS refuseniks and coats them with SSL

You'll take this mandatory encryption even if the NSA can crack it

'Arrogant' Snowden putting lives at risk, says NSA's deputy spyboss

TED 2014 President Madison would be proud, we just need better PR, huffs bigwig

Symantec fires CEO Steve Bennett: To lose 1 chief is unfortunate, to lose 2 is OK, apparently

Financials are just fine, says chairman

'Weev' attempts to overturn AT&T iPad 'hack' conviction

Insecure servers are publicly accessible, argue defence lawyers

EA games web server was hosting PHISHING SITE – securobod

Old vulnerable software gave hackers a way in, claims researcher

Keep your quinoa, hipsters: Boffins back healthy slabs of choc

Now with added facts to spout while defiantly wolfing your bar

Planes fail to find 'credible' candidate for flight MH370 wreckage

Updated2 Ships and new flights return to area where 24-metre objects spotted Thursday

ROBO-SNOWDEN: Iraq, the internet – two places the US govt invaded that weren't a threat

Pics Fugitive leaker hailed by Berners-Lee at McScience gig

RIP Full Disclosure: Security world reacts to key mailing list's death

'I realised that I'm done' sighs co-admin of vulnerability clearing house

Kent Police fined £100k for leaving interview vids of informants in old cop shop

Crimewatch Uncut screenings binned after cockup discovered

NSA spies recorded an entire COUNTRY'S phone calls for a MONTH: Report

Targeted surveillance? Pull the other one

'Zotob' hacker 'Diabl0' arrested in Bangkok after three-year hunt

Farid Essebar suspected of causing $4 BEELLION damage to Swiss banks

Facebook security chief: We're not encrypting everything between our data centers just yet

Sullivan on HTTPS, NSA and paranoia

Feds charge three in brain-ache $15m Pentagon payroll pillage plot

Alleged Ukrainian cyber bandits still at large

Hidden 'Windigo' UNIX ZOMBIES are EVERYWHERE

Check and wipe: The la-la-la-it's-not-happening plan is no good

MtGox allows users to see a picture of their money, but not have it

If you just believe it's there, heyy ... maybe it is. That's bankin'

WhatsApp founder: Privacy WON'T vanish under Facebook

But nonetheless my firm is definitely worth $19bn to giant advertising platform

MH370 airliner MYSTERY: The El Reg Pub/Dinner-party Guide

Analysis Some tech angles for your consideration

Romanian 'ransomware victim' hangs self and 4-year-old son – report

Suicide note mentioned $21,000 demand from cybercriminals – sources

Kick us as hard as you like, RIGHT IN THE CYBERS, says Japan

Government unleashes ethical hackers to prep for Tokyo Olympics

Red Hat plans unified security management for Fedora 21

One crypto policy to bind them

Shuttleworth: Firmware is the universal Trojan

Kill proprietary firmware

Soon-to-be Facebook intern wins UK Cyber Security Challenge

Cambridge student protects Blighty from virtual attack from Churchill War Rooms

Malaysia Airlines mystery: Click here for the TRUTH

...but FIRST, fill out this survey scam innocuous form

MtGox remedy worse than the disease says Kaspersky researcher

'Leaked database' offering details of Bitcoin heists contained Trojan

IBM: We gave NOTHING to the NSA, stateside or elsewhere

Our back door is closed but customers' front doors are open, says Big Blue

iOS 7's weak random number generator stuns kernel security – claim

'Trivial' to break PRNG used to mitigate against attacks, says researcher

Is no browser safe? Security bods poke holes in Chrome, Safari, IE, Firefox and earn $1m

Big names fail, iOS kernel flaw found during hacking contests

Scam emails tell people they have cancer to trick them into installing a money-stealing Trojan

Particularly unpleasant even by online scumbag standards

Morrisons supermarket hit by MASSIVE staff payroll data robbery

Details of 100,000 staffers leaked online, sent to local paper

Target IGNORED hacker alarms as crooks took 40m credit cards – claim

Red alert! Reports say staff dithered while crooks went to town

That NSA denial in full: As of right now, we're not pretending to be Facebook or Twitter

Analysis Non-Americans, it's not looking great

Boffins propose brainwave privacy standard

EEG data can predict illness, and app-makers are storing it in the cloud …

Google encrypts Chinese search requests to subvert Great Firewall

Not that it has many users on the Middle Kingdom's mainland

Didn't you know? Today's Patch Thursday! Adobe splats hijack bug in Shockwave Player

Update now before someone reverse-engineers this RCE

Noooo... WAIT. Google slaps on Chrome patches ahead of Pwn2Own hackfest

Pwn2Own Hackers break IE11 and Firefox, hand $82k to charity