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Sole Equifax security worker at fault for failed patch, says former CEO

Someone failed to order the patch. If it was you, c'mere, have a hug. And a new identity

Russian bot-herder and election-fiddling suspect closer to US trial

It's an international tug-of-war: Russia also wants to extradite Peter Levashov

Nothing matters any more... Now hapless Equifax bags $7.5m IT contract with US taxmen

They're just trolling us at this point

Oath-my-God: THREE! BILLION! Yahoo! accounts! hacked! in! 2013! – not! 'just!' 1bn!

Every user pwned, how's that $4bn looking now, Verizon?

Patch your WordPress plugins: Scum are right now hijacking blogs

Unless of course your site is so dull that a little hacker defacement will cheer it up

Schrems busts Privacy Shield wide open

Dublin Judge asks European Court to look at data flows all over again

MH370 final report: Aussies still don’t know where it crashed or why

ATSB wraps up, nine months after 'suspending' search

Un-Delled SonicWall beefs up firewall to wrestle ransomware

Newly-freed security vendor thinks it can drag users into cloudy security analytics

Patch your Android, peeps, it has up to 14 nasty flaws to flog

There's a nasty bug in media file handling – deja vu, right?

Equifax couldn't find or patch vulnerable Struts implementations

Ex-CEO says company stayed silent about hack to stop crims piling on with more attacks

HPE coughed up source code for Pentagon's IT defenses to ... Russia

Updated FSB buddies pinky-swore to let ArcSight know of any flaws discovered

Dnsmasq and the seven flaws: Patch these nasty remote-control holes

Linux, Android, IoT, you name it, they'll need updates if you use this open-source tool

UK lotto players quids in: Website knocked offline by DDoS attack

It could be you*

Java security plagued by crappy docs, complex APIs, bad advice

Boffins bash stale Stack Overflow fixes and lazy developers

US yanks staff from Cuban embassy over sonic death ray fears

Advises US citizens to avoid Castroland

Apple Mac fans told: Something smells EFI in your firmware

Fully up to date for OS and apps, but there's a hidden hack threat

Dildon'ts of Bluetooth: Pen test boffins sniff out Berlin's smart butt plugs

You've heard of wardriving – say hello to screwdriving

Citrix patches Netscaler hole, ARM TrustZone twisted, Android Dirty COW exploited – and more security fails

Roundup The good, the bad and the weird from this week

Ouch: Brit council still staggering weeks after ransomware bit its PCs

'Unable to process planning applications and land searches'

Internet-wide security update put on hold over fears 60 million people would be kicked offline

ICANN delays KSK rollover after new data derails plans

Angst in her pants: Alleged US govt leaker Reality Winner stashed docs in her pantyhose

Transcript reveals leaker's motivations

Patch alert! Easy-to-exploit flaw in Linux kernel rated 'high risk'

Urgent security triage needed

The UK isn't ditching Boeing defence kit any time soon

Analysis Have you seen how dependent our armed forces are on them?

Microsoft downplays alarm over Windows Defender 'flaw'

Says you'd hafta click through a *boatload* of warnings

NatWest customer services: We're aware of security glitch

NatWest PR: No, no, no. That person's info was BAD

Ransomware keeping cops, NHS and local UK gov bods awake at night

Biggest threat next year, Met Police cybercrime boss says

Mac High Sierra hijinks continue: Nasty apps can pull your passwords

Apple still hasn't been able to seal up keychain access hole for unsigned applications

iOS apps can read metadata revealing users' location histories

EXIF through a gift shop full of personal data

Signal taps up Intel's SGX to (hopefully) stop contacts falling into hackers, cops' hands

In Moxie we trust

Alleged dark web drug baron cuffed – after he flew to US for World Beard Championships

Hirsute French hipster 'found with $500,000 in BTC'

TalkTalk once told GCHQ: Cyberattack? We'd act fast – to get sport streams back up

Updated National Cyber Crime Unit spills on pre-2015 megahack convo

Gov contractor nicked on suspicion of Official Secrets Act breach

65-yr-old woman being held in London, Blighty

Have MAC, will hack: iThings have trivial-to-exploit Wi-Fi bug

Project Zero reveal you really shouldn't skip the upgrade to iOS 11

Oracle corrals and patches Struts 2 vulnerabilities

Big Red issues out-of-band patch for Apache and a few other urgent issues

White House staffers jabbed with probe over private email use

Clinton calls hypocrisy but somewhat misses the point

Google reveals Android Robocop AI to spot and destroy malware

Dead or alive, preferably dead, you're coming with me

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