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MongoDB ransom attacks soar, body count hits 27,000 in hours

Aussie comms watchdog reporting exposed databases.

VNC server library gets security fix

Debian plugs overflow vuln

NSW government drops a Catch: Bus Wi-Fi is a privacy nightmare

Why is public transport connectivity so hard, anyway?

Google caps punch-yourself-in-the-face malicious charger hack

Another reason to avoid those DEF CON charging stations.

Hacker publishes GitHub secret key hunter

TruffleHog snuffles through your dirty commit drawers,.

Fake History Alert: Sorry BBC, but Apple really did invent the iPhone

iPhone at 10Mad Mazz strikes again

Tintri, thrown on the El Reg grill: We'll support NVMe! We promise!

InterviewUpstart sees move as less important than HDD to flash change, though

Soz fanbois, Apple DIDN'T invent the smartphone after all

iPhone at 10Jobs and Co just worked out how to cream off profits from network operators

NASA taps ESA satellite Swarm for salty ocean temperature tales

Magnetic method explored, NASA tells The Reg

Why the UK is unlikely to get an adequacy determination post Brexit

OpinionIf it hadn't been for that pesky Schrems kid...

Man jailed for 3 days after Texas cops confuse cat litter for meth

Press-released their pride at taking down kingpin...

The wait is over ... Nokia's BACK!

HMD debut device breaks cover - but only in China

X-IO: Reports of our demise have been greatly exaggerated

UpdatedLazarus-like miraculous recovery with chairman/CEO putting in his own cash

IBM filed another 8,000 patents in 2016

Hear that? That's the sound of IP lawyers rubbing their hands with glee

Top cop: Strap Wi-Fi jammers to teen web crims as punishment

+CommentChief Superintendents' Association prez opens mouth, inserts foot

Trello, hello, hello: Todo list biz gobbled by Atlassian for $425m

Freemium biz model to be retained

Flashy new jobs for storage folk

Marketing exec, board advisor get new gigs in the new year

UKCloud: We ARE cheaper than Microsoft or AWS online storage

Claim customers need a degree in Amazon pricing to understand it

Pharma hate figure Martin Shkreli suspended from Twitter

Attention seeker gains yet more oxygen of publicity

Corrupt NHS official jailed for £80k bribe over tech contract

And the dodgy IT contractor? He got 14 months bird time to think about life

Prison librarian swaps books for bars after dark-web gun buy caper

The ballad of Brixton nick

Feds cuff VW exec over diesel emissions scam

Oliver Schmidt accused of coordinating cover-up

Uber's Movement dumps data on city planners

By providing anonymized data to cities, Uber aims to shape transport policies

Verizon is gonna axe its 'unlimited' data hogs

When is unlimited not unlimited? When you use 200GB a month

Stop us if you've heard this one before: Seamen spread over California

VideoSwarm. Huh. What is it good for? A cluster of robo-Top-Guns over China Lake

What happens in Vegas doesn't stay in Vegas: Razer prototypes nicked

CES 2017Gaming house's hot work-in-progress gear just got hotter

Renault goes open source with next-gen electric buggy you might generously call 'a car'

While Google pushes its onboard sensor package

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