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UK Home Sec Amber Rudd unveils extremism blocking tool

Brought to you by those who 'understand necessary hashtags'

The strange case of the data breach that stayed online for a month

Your security is only as good as your partners' ability to fix messes and flush caches

Equifax hack worse than previously thought: Biz kissed goodbye to card expiry dates, tax IDs etc

Pwned credit-score biz quietly admits more info lost

Still not on Windows 10? Fine, sighs Microsoft, here are its antivirus tools for Windows 7, 8.1

Redmond extends ATP to older builds, adds third-party links

Until last week, you could pwn KDE Linux desktop with a USB stick

Tweak VFAT volume to execute arbitrary code

See that over Heathrow? It's not an airliner – it's a Predator drone

If you can fly bombs through there, you can fly parcels, too

Cryakl ransomware antidote released after servers seized

Don't pay the miscreants – don't even fix a price

If you haven't already killed Lotus Notes, IBM just gave you the perfect reason to do it now, fast

Also: Big Blue's Meltdown, Spectre status updated, and a mystery bug in AIX

Winter Olympics website downed by cyber attack

Updated There was nothing to see here, but please move along, nothing to see here...

UK ICO, USCourts.gov... Thousands of websites hijacked by hidden crypto-mining code after popular plugin pwned

Biz scrambles to shut down crafty coin crafting operation

NSA code backported, crims cuffed, leaky AWS S3 buckets, and more

Roundup But it's not all good news!

Corpse! of! Yahoo! drags! emails! of! the! dead! case! to! US! Supreme! Court!

'Pon their Oath, they're not having this

VMware sticks finger in Meltdown/Spectre dike for virtual appliances

Proper patches under way, but for now - to your command lines, vAdmins!

Wish you could log into someone's Netgear box without a password? Summon a &genie=1

Get patching – there's this auth bypass and loads of other bugs

Now that's taking the p... Sewage plant 'hacked' to craft crypto-coins

Updated Mining Monero on SCADA networks? Why can't you kids be normal and just DDoS

From July, Chrome will name and shame insecure HTTP websites

Shame! Shame! says carrot-dangling Google

CyberThreat18: 2 days of bughunting, techie chat and code lockdown

Promo New event for infosec pros

Apple's top-secret iBoot firmware source code spills onto GitHub for some insane reason

If you want a crash course in learning Arm code, now's your – hm, maybe not

Intel adopts Orwellian irony with call for fast Meltdown-Spectre action after slow patch delivery

For now, have some code that won't crash Skylakes and stay close to your Telescreens

New strife for Strava: Location privacy feature can be made transparent

Circles within circles make it easy to find the midpoint

PSA: If your security starts and ends with bug bounties, you're gonna have a bad time

Analysis US Senate probes Uber's hacker hush-hushing

Unlucky 13 collared by cops hunting cyber-crew who stole up to $2.2bn

Wait, this bank-card-stealing ring is called Infraud? Infraud? Not exactly subtle, people

Boffins crack smartphone location tracking – even if you've turned off the GPS

Permission? Who needs it?

Beware the looming Google Chrome HTTPS certificate apocalypse!

Well, melee. Dust-up? Minor inconvenience? But it's coming!!

Uber quits GitHub for in-house code after 2016 data breach

Code trove wasn't to blame: Uber didn’t have multifactor authentication on repos that included AWS credentials

Registrar Namecheap let miscreants slap spam, malware on unlucky customers' web domains

Updated Crooks create subdomains on a dozen sites

Amazon explained ‘Key’ crack before it shipped fix, says hacker who found the hole

BezosMart doesn’t like being told it was w…wr…wrong

Web analytics outfit Mixpanel slurped surfers' passwords

LIbrary update slip means it's time to reset the 'Days since last big breach' counter to Zero

Adobe: Two critical Flash security bugs fixed for the price of one

Emergency patch lands, shuts pair of remote exploitable holes, one used by Norks

Cops find ATM spewing cash, car with dodgy plates, stack of $20 bills and hacking kit inside

Two cuffed on suspicion of US ATM jackpotting plague

X.509 metadata can carry information through the firewall

Video Certificate exchange used as a side-channel before the certs get to work

T-Mobile US let hackers nick my phone number, drain my crypto-wallets, cries man who lost $20k

PIN 'ignored' – no wonder T-Mob has put out an alert

Don't worry, it'll be all Reich! Googler saves Grammarly nazis from hacker invasion

Updated Language tool maker scrambles to patch info leak

Lauri Love judgment: Extradition would be 'oppressive' and breach forum bar

Analysis Brit, US prosecutors aren't out of options yet

GCHQ unit claims it has 'objectively' made the UK a less desirable target to cybercrims

'Active defence' strategy review says all is peachy one year on

Accused Brit hacker Lauri Love will NOT be extradited to America

High Court nixes earlier legal order that would have sent him abroad

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