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8th > January > 2018 Archive

LEDE and OpenWRT kiss and make up

Newly re-merged open router project goes live

WD My Cloud NAS devices have hard-wired backdoor

UPDATEThis is serious: some of the messed-up machines can host VMs and databases

Microsoft offloads networking to FPGA-powered NICs

This is how Azure just hit 30Gbps of throughput – and how clouds are being built now

Net boffins brew poison for BGP hijacks

'ARTEMIS' spots bad deliberately rotten routes and sets things to rights

If Australian animals don't poison you or eat you, they'll BURN DOWN YOUR HOUSE

Birds have figured out how to light fires to scare their prey into the open

It gets worse: Microsoft’s Spectre-fixer wrecks some AMD PCs

UpdatedKB4056892 is not your friend if you run an Athlon

Smartphones' security enhancements just make them more dangerous

Is that incriminating data in your pocket or are you just pleased to see me?

Least realistic New Year’s resolution ever: Fix Facebook in 365 days

Zuck says The Social Network™ knows nothing about anything important

Feel like a little kid in the container world? Welcome to the club

Don't worry about what people say they're doing on Twitter

Come by. Away. Walk on. That'll do. Oh, um, we're just rounding up the lambs of storage

Let's bring them down from the hill and see what we have

FCA 'gold-plates' EU rule, hits BYOD across entire UK finance sector

ExclusiveYou delete one word and then this happens

£185k in fines rain down on dodgy PIs and claims firm for illegal data slurp

Adjust for THIS loss, says court as it hands out record penalty

Deputy lord of the Scality RING parts ways with object storage firm

President and COO leaves gaping exec responsibility hole

You GNOME it: Windows and Apple devs get a compelling reason to turn to Linux

Open Source InsiderAdd in Flatpak/Snap and it could be a revolution

Your connection is not Brexit... we mean private: UK Tory party lets security cert expire

Well what do you expect...

Amazon coughs up record amount of info to subpoena-happy US government

Fully obliged Uncle Sam in almost half of cases

Spectre and Meltdown fixes: How will they affect storage?

AnalysisMore worries for storage admins scouring environments for holes

First shots at South Korea could herald malware campaign of Olympic proportions

Russia, Norks and dog lovers all potential perps, say pundits

Parliamentary 'puters made 30k tries to procure pr0nz last year

Staffers, 'guests' are also on network, mutters spokesbod

Take notebooks: About those new Thinkpads...

AnalysisThinks ain't what they used to be

SpaceX delivers classified 'Zuma' payload into orbit

Elon Musk's Team Rocket blasts off again

Excitable backupper ExaGrid eyes IPO

CEO focused on 'methodically building a sustainable company'

GoPro exits drone market and slashes jobs amid sales warning

It's been a bad year, dude

Micron, Intel consciously uncouple 3D NAND development

Will continue to work on 3D XPoint together

More stuff broken amid Microsoft's efforts to fix Meltdown/Spectre vulns

This is going to take a while

Micro Focus shares take bath after results report

Buyer of HPE Software rejigs board for more M&A action

UK exam chiefs: About the compsci coursework you've been working on. It means diddly-squat

But you still have to do it, kids

CCTV commish: Bring all surveillance systems under code of practice

Proliferation of video tracking in Blighty 'undermines' efforts to improve

Supremes asked to mull legality of Silicon Valley privacy 'slush funds'

AnalysisWhen watchdogs don't watch

US Senators force vote on Ctrl-Z'ing America's net neutrality death

Comes just days after final details published by FCC

Who's that at Ring's door? Why, it's Skybell with a begging cup, er, patent rip-off lawsuit

Smart home gizmo maker could do with a few extra bucks

Apple, quit milking tech-addicted fruit of our loins – shareholders

UpdatedOh, won't someone PLEASE think of the children!

Elon Musk lowers his mighty erection for test firing: Falcon Heavy preps for maiden voyage

Biz baron will kiss goodbye to Roadster if launch goes wrong

VTech hack fallout: What is a kid's privacy worth? About 22 cents – FTC

Toymaker coughs up $650k after three million youngsters have info swiped

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