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Top-Secret-cleared SOCOM medics hit in 11GB govt database leak

Dismissed hacker calls buddy to nix exposed database

Russian 'grid attack' turns out to be a damp squib

UpdatedOne laptop does not a blackout make

Ridiculously small Linux build lands with ridiculously few swears

Happy New Year, let's get ranty next time around

Android tops 2016 vuln list, with 523 bugs

Google joins Microsoft, Apple, Adobe in top of the pops

Major maser microwaves Hubble

Space 'scope spots staggering galactic resonator

Hate 'contact us' forms? This PHPmailer zero day will drop shell in sender

Borked patch opens remote code execution on web servers

Libpng library gets fix for truly ancient bug

Where were you in June 1995? Coding image libraries? Let's have a chat

Programmer finds way to liberate ransomware'd Google Smart TVs

1. Enter recovery mode
2. Reset TV
3. Laugh at VXers

Bitcoin breaks US$1,000

Crypto currency's 2017 cracking start bouyed by devalued yuan

Networks in 2016: A full fibre diet for UK.gov

Fatter pipes for some, BT Openreach verdict and plenty of hype

Army social media psyops bods struggling to attract fresh blood

'We have no recruiting targets,' says indignant MoD spin doctor

Igneous ARM CPUs: What if they tossed the blindfold?

On StorageRise of the Storage Machines

MacBook killer? New Lenovo offering sexed up with XPoint booster

Desk warriors get Optane cache to chew through data faster

What's that surging down the Yangtze? It's a 3D NAND flash flood

China breaks ground on $24bn memory foundry

Vinyl and streaming sales offset CD decline in UK music sales

You mean that's not a beer coaster?

Lenovo shows off 'Microsoft-friendly' VR cosplay at CES

CES 2017No actual demo, though. Looks nice, right?

Toshiba faces nuclear power goodwill cost meltdown

Multi-billion dollar cost could lead to sale or part-sale of flash business

Uh-oh. LG to use AI to push home appliances to 'another dimension'

CES 2017Deep learning, string theory and er ... kitchen gizmos?

New Android-infecting malware brew hijacks devices. Why, you ask? Your router

1,280 Wi-Fi networks have fallen victim to the Switcher

Hot Desk? Sec-tech firm LANDESK to be forged together with HEAT

Mid-range security mash-up

Xmas software update knackered US Customs computer systems

Four-hour outage stretches lines, patience

Ruh-roh! Rick Ruhl rolled out of Ham Radio Deluxe in software kill-switch aftermath

Cofounder ejects over blacklist for bad reviews

Those online ads driving you bonkers are virtually 'worthless for brands'

Advertising industry consultant argues banners are undermined by fees and fraud

Busted Oracle finance cloud leaves Rutgers Uni unable to foot bills

Cornerstone collapse led to blackouts on campus, it is claimed

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