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Oracle Hospitality apps rolled out the Big Red carpet to crims

Brrrt! Brrrt! Brrrt! Big Red's bug gun targets 252 bugs, and you for not patching fast enough

IRS tax bods tells Americans to chill out about Equifax

Your personal data was probably already in crims' hands

Domino's Pizza delivers user details to spammers

I’ll have a garlic bread, a Supreme and a side of privacy breach by slack partners

uBlock Origin ad-blocker knocked for blocking hack attack squawking

Block all the things! No, wait, not the XSS security alerts

Watch out for Microsoft Word DDE nasties: Now Freddie Mac menaced

Updated Forget KRACK, good ol' Office malware has biz workers in its sights again

NHS: Remember those patient records we didn't deliver? Well, we found another 162,000

Dealing with backlog could cost 'in the zone of a million'

Release the KRACKen patches: The good, the bad, and the ugly on this WPA2 Wi-Fi drama

Don't panic... whoa, not so fast, Android, Linux users

Crypto-coin miners caught toiling away in hacked cloud boxes

Manic miners don't even pwn you: They just use default creds admins are too lazy to change

Russia tweaks Telegram with tiny fine for decryption denial

FSB wanted keys, messaging outfit said Nyet

Never mind the WPA2 drama... Details emerge of TPM key cockup that hits tonnes of devices

About a third of all crypto modules globally generate weak, crackable RSA pairs

Google isn't saying Microsoft security sucks but Chrome for Windows has its own antivirus

ESET scanning engine now built in – plus other defenses

Here's a timeless headline: Adobe rushes out emergency Flash fix after hacker exploits bug

So much for that security-patch-free October

Brit intel fingers Iran for brute-force attacks on UK.gov email accounts

Russia, you're off the hook

Customers cheesed off after card details nicked in Pizza Hut data breach

Victims reporting fraudulent transactions

Remember how you said it was cool if your mobe network sold your name, number and location?

No? Well, never mind, because it's for your own protection

WPA2 KRACK attack smacks Wi-Fi security: Fundamental crypto crapto

Updated Key handshake shakedown

Linus Torvalds lauds fuzzing for improving Linux security

But he's not at all keen on Santa Claus or fairies

'Open sesame'... Subaru key fobs vulnerable, says engineer

ONE, TWO, THREE, what are we incrementing FOUR? (Don't ask, we don't give a damn)

WPA2 security in trouble as KRACK Belgian boffins tease key reinstallation bug

Updated Strap yourselves in readers, Wi-Fi may be cooked

Sounds painful: Audio code bug lets users, apps get root on Linux

Cisco discusses Advanced Linux Sound Architecture mess before formal CVE release

An oil industry hacker facing jail, a $20m damages bill, and claims of counter-hacking

Analysis Inside the bizarre ongoing Rigzone saga

US Congress mulls first 'hack back' revenge law. And yup, you can guess what it'll let people do

Can you say 'collateral damage'?

IT at sea makes data too easy to see: Ships are basically big floating security nightmares

Experts find maritime computer defenses lacking

Pulitzer-winning website Politifact hacked to mine crypto-coins in browsers

Updated Mysterious malicious code silently chews up CPU cycles to craft cash on visitors' dime

Android ransomware DoubleLocker encrypts data and changes PINs

Nasty activated by home button unless device gets factory reset

More and more websites are mining crypto-coins in your browser to pay their bills, line pockets

Updated No, Chrome isn't slowing down – you're just silently digging up cyber-cash

Equifax's malvertising scare, Chromebook TPM RSA key panic, Cuban embassy sonic weapon heard at last – and more

Roundup Your essential security news soaking

Malware again checks into Hyatt's hotels, again checks out months later with victims' credit cards

Hyatt grievance, see?

UK Treasury Committee chairman calls on Equifax to answer for breach omnishambles

'People have been left in the dark for too long'

Swiss banking software has Swiss cheese security, says Rapid7

Researchers go public after BPC Banking's long silence on SQL injection bug

Dear America, best not share that password with your pals. Lots of love, the US Supremes

You may end up in the clink with 'hacker' on your criminal record

Dumb bug of the week: Outlook staples your encrypted emails to, er, plaintext copies when sending messages

You're formatting messages the wrong way

Judge says US govt has 'no right to rummage' through anti-Trump protest website logs

Court tells hosting biz to protect identities of netizens

North Korean hackers allegedly probing US utilities for weaknesses

Spear phishing emails thought to be affiliated with Pyongyang sent to electricity firms

When Irish data's leaking: Supermarket shoppers urged to check bank statements

SuperValu breached after cyber attack at mega-retailer

'There has never been a right to absolute privacy' – US Deputy AG slams 'warrant-proof' crypto

Fourth Amendment trumps your math, nerds

'Israel hacked Kaspersky and caught Russian spies using AV tool to harvest NSA exploits'

Updated Explosive new claims also put a bomb under US-Israeli cooperation

Hackers nick $60m from Taiwanese bank in tailored SWIFT attack

Updated Arrests after customized malware apparently used to drain millions

It's 2017... And Windows PCs can be pwned via DNS, webpages, Office docs, fonts – and some TPM keys are fscked too

But at least there's no Flash update (not this week, anyway)

Equifax: About those 400,000 UK records we lost? It's now 15.2M. Yes, M for MEELLLION

Updated Brits will be warned by post, agency says

Apple's iOS password prompts prime punters for phishing: Too easy now for apps to swipe secrets, dev warns

Fake login request boxes spark formal bug report

Hackers in Arab world collaborate more than hoodie-clad Westerners

Ideological unity drives 'spirit of sharing' in crimeware market

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