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World's biggest DDoS-for-hire souk shuttered, masterminds cuffed

Webstresser.org taken down by Europol plod and chums

Apple debugs debugger, nukes pesky vulns in iOS, WebKit, macOS

Cook's Cupertino crew corrects coding cockups

Yahoo! fined! $35m! for! covering! up! massive! IT! security! screwup!

Now, who wants to take a look at the revamped Yahoo Mail?

AWS DNS network hijack turns MyEtherWallet into ThievesEtherWallet

Updated Audacious BGP seizure of Route 53 IP addys followed by crypto-cyber-heist

Critical infrastructure needs more 21qs6Q#S$, less P@ssw0rd, UK.gov security committee told

Plus: No one will say whether Huawei, ZTE are the baddies

Medic! Orangeworm malware targets hospitals worldwide

Hacking campaign goes after care providers and equipment

Massive cyber attack targets mid-Atlantic nation 'Berylia'

NATO exercise offers the chance to test full chain of cyber-defence command

I got 99 secure devices but a Nintendo Switch ain't one: If you're using Nvidia's Tegra boot ROM I feel bad for you, son

Updated Unpatchable vuln found, exploited to run custom code

Single single-sign-on SNAFU threatens three Cisco products

Firepower, AnyConnect and ASA appliances and clients need patches

Brains behind seL4 secure microkernel begin RISC-V chip port

Unveil first code, join giants in industry-standards club

Chinese web giant finds Windows zero-day, stays schtum on specifics

Quihoo 360 plays the responsible disclosure game

Cloud-surfing orgs under attack, Microsoft antivirus for Chrome, Windows 10 S bypass, non-RSA gigs, and more

Roundup Your guide to this week in infosec

Oh, baby! Newborn-care website leaves database of medics wide open

Health Stream, are you out there? The guy that found your data leak wants a word

No way, RSA! Security conference's mobile app embarrassingly insecure

Sorry about the hard-coded passwords, can we sell you some crypto now?

British Crackas With Attitude chief gets two years in the cooler for CIA spymaster hack

Kane Gamble gambles and loses on hacking skills

Planned European death ray may not need Brit boffinry brain-picking

Plenty of laser research already going on – but there's more than one way to melt a drone

Oracle whips out the swatter, squishes 254 security bugs in its gear

Java fixes lobbed out, Spectre Solaris patches issued

Yahoo! webmail! hacker! faces! nearly! eight! years! in! the! cooler!

Prosecutors ask judge to give Baratov 94 months for stealing accounts on behalf of FSB

Eight months after Equifax megahack, some Brits are only just being notified

I'm fsck-ed off it took this long, rages affected Reg reader

Millions of scraped public social net profiles left in open AWS S3 box

Poorly configured cloud buckets strike again – this time, Localbox fingered

Cutting custody snaps too costly for cash-strapped cops – UK.gov

Home Office admits national and local databases don't talk to each other, so everything is manual

PCI Council releases vastly expanded cards-in-clouds guidance

First word on how card security for containers, VDI, SDN and web apps

Facebook's login-to-other-sites service lets scum slurp your stuff

Updated How trackers can snatch private info from people's profiles

Flash! Ah-ahhh! WebEx pwned for all of us!

Cisco issues critical patch to stop in-meeting attacks

How's your Wednesday? Things going well? OK, your iPhone, iPad can be pwned via Wi-Fi sync

RSA 2018 Don't panic… until you finish reading

Surprise! Wireless brain implants are not secure, and can be hijacked to kill you or steal thoughts

Science-fiction horror trope now a reality in 2018

ID theft in UK hits record high as crooks shift to more vulnerable targets

Less checked online services bear brunt

NHS given a lashing for lack of action plan one year since WannaCry

Cyber resiliency of the UK's health service still in disarray

Cisco, Microsoft and 32 big vendor pals join ‘Accord’ to improve security by doing … security stuff

Analysis No roadmap. No timeframe. No success metrics. Not much grip on reality, either

Hop to it, bunnies: TaskRabbit breach means new passwords

Repeat after The Vultures: don't re-use passwords

You're a govt official. You accidentally slap personal info on the web. Quick, blame a kid!

Comment Hacking charge for twiddling URL – O Canada!?

Hey, govt hacker bod. Made some really nasty malware? Don't be upset if it returns to bite you

RSA 2018 Cough, cough, EternalBlue, cough, cough Wannacry, splutter, Stuxnet

Signal app guru Moxie: Facebook is like Exxon. Everyone needs it, everyone despises it

RSA 2018 Crypto expert panel tackles the big stories of the year

We 'could' send troubled Watchkeeper drones to war, insists UK minister

Comment And I 'could' sing a duet with Taylor Swift

Facebook admits it does track non-users, for their own good

Oh that snitch-code? It's just a little thing to make the web more convenient ... for Facebook and its advertisers

Intel's security light bulb moment: Chips to recruit GPUs to scan memory for software nasties

Updated Coprocessors drafted for threat detection duties

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