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Webroot antivirus goes bananas, starts trashing Windows system files

UpdatedEven automated security tool thinks Redmond's snooping operating system is 'malicious'

HipChat SlipChat lets hackers RipChat

They're going to get plenty of LipChat

Filer startup Qumulo chosen to help tame the DreamWorks dragon

Case studyEndorsement from SFX house is a major win

Car hacking's dynamic duo offers to save others $1m in research

Miller and Valasek spread the word on hacking archive

Dark times for OmniOS – an Oracle-free open-source Solaris project

OmniTI calls time on Illumos-inspired operating system

Uber sued by ex-Lyft driver tormented by app maker's 'Hell' spyware

Law-flouting ride service challenged for alleged privacy, wiretap, and business law violations

A very Canadian approach: How net neutrality rules reflect a country's true nature

AnalysisReasonable, fair, no-nonsense. Typical Canucks

A bot lingua franca does not exist: Your machine-learning options for walking the talk

Monolinguist or code polymath?

Colliders, containers, dark matter: The CERN atom smasher's careful cloud revolution

No downtime till 2018

IT error at Great Western Railway charging £10k for 63-mile journey ticket

If you didn't want to travel from Taunton-to-Trowbridge before, you probably won't now either

Huawei P10 Plus: The bigger brother is the real contender

ReviewWeighty S8 bait, trait by trait

Ex-NSA techies launch data governance tool for future algorithm-slavery

Immuta debuts Projects for machine learning governance, 'interpretability is key' – CEO

Jimbo announces Team Wikipedia: 'Global News Police'

CommentQuis custodiet ipsos custodes?

Kremlin-backed DNC hackers going after French presidential hopeful Macron

Everyone, everything's a target for mysterious APT28 crew

Man nicked trying to 'save' beer from burning building

She's in there. Who's in there, sir? My PIIIIIIINT!

Microsoft plans summer CRM war opener against Salesforce

Or is this the start of Microsoft's $26bn LinkedIn writedown?

The brave British boat men hoping to poke Larry Ellison's lads in the eye

Land Rover BAR's America's Cup hopes rest on just one app

High Court hands Lauri Love permission to appeal extradition to US

Meanwhile, US continues to bury its head in the sand over letter from 114 MPs

Hackers uncork experimental Linux-targeting malware

SSH... it's Shishiga

Violin Memory steps out of bankruptcy, takes the storage stage again

+CommentNow a privately owned debt-free company

Another ZX Spectrum modern reboot crowdfunder pops up

FPGA-based project has scored £290k so far

Spotify seeks hardware boffins

For something you never knew you wanted

Rubrik's tube: Cloud backup protector looks to suck up more cash – report

Now supports cloud-native apps in AWS, Azure

Brit behind Titanium Stresser DDoS malware sent to chokey

20-year-old Herts man slapped with two years' stripey suntan time

Pivot3: Acuity hyper-converged with NVMe flash and QoS has landed

High priority apps get first dibbs at fast SSD storage

WD pulls cash-strapped Toshiba to one side, whispers: 'All right, pal, how much you want?'

We'll bung you a tenner to tide you over, no worries, mate

nbn™ demos gigabit-speed fixed wireless services

nbn™ still thinks hardly anyone needs gigabit broadband but wants to show it's ready anyway

Uber engineer's widow: Stress and racism killed my husband ... Uber: Let's make flying cars!

Taxi app upstart pushed father-of-two to suicide, say lawyers

Yahoo!'s Marissa! will! eject! with! $186m!.. $185m!.. $184m!..

Burning down the Purple Palace has its rewards

After blitzing FlexiSpy, hackers declare war on all stalkerware makers: 'We're coming for you'

App dev ransacked after gang used test/test login, it is claimed

Expedia IT bod gets all-expenses-paid trip to prison after hacking execs' emails for profit

Blames pricey SF rent for $350,000 insider-trading scam

Microsoft cracks open patch mega-bundles for biz admins, will separate security, stability fixes

IT bods can separate monthly updates with new controls

Hyundai app security blunder allowed crooks to 'steal victims' cars'

Remote locate, unlock, and start vehicles – using a fixed encryption key... ouch

Commonwealth Bank hyperconverges with VMware and Dell EMC

ServiceMesh is still there. But the VSANs are landing to help an automation push

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