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The Register breaking news

Home sec puts McKinnon extradition on hold

The Home Office has agreed to a delay in extradition proceedings for Pentagon hacker Gary McKinnon while Home Secretary Alan Johnson and government lawyers reconsider evidence in the case.
Team Register, 18 Oct 2009
The Register breaking news

Danger lurks in the clouds

Comment The failure of Microsoft to safeguard data synchronised from Danger's Sidekick devices on T-Mobile's network has thrown up important questions about cloud-based storage, along with insufferable smugness from iPhone owners.
Bill Ray, 18 Oct 2009