Facebook Messenger backdoor demand, bail in Bitcoin, and lots more
RoundupIf you're not already suffering from Black Hat/DEF CON overload
18 Aug 09:21
Nvidia shrugs off crypto-mining crash, touts live ray-tracing GPUs, etc
RoundupAlso, how Apple's Siri uses your location to improve its speech recognition
18 Aug 07:33
'Oh sh..' – the moment an infosec bod realized he was tracking a cop car's movements by its leaky cellular gateway
Black HatInternet boxes blab coordinates on login pages
18 Aug 00:20
DeepMind AI bots tell Google to literally chill out: Software takes control of server cooling
Oh good, we're out of the board games phase, then
17 Aug 22:31
Facebook flat-out 'lies' about how many people can see its ads – lawsuit
'Made-up PR numbers' used by social giant to exaggerate online advertising audience
17 Aug 19:51
Web cache poisoning just got real: How to fling evil code at victims
BSides ManchesterCache me outside, how 'bout dah?
17 Aug 16:05
UK.gov told data-sharing plans need vendor buy-in
Think tank calls for open standards, interoperability
17 Aug 14:31
Shiver me timbers: Symantec spots activist investor Starboard side
Time for cyber-security firm to pull up the baggywrinkle?
17 Aug 13:30
Most staffers expect bosses to snoop on them, say unions
You’re not paranoid if they’re really out to get you
17 Aug 11:55
Home Office opens AWS cash firehose a little wider with police IT deal
Contract notice reveals yet another UK.gov systems migration to Bezos cloud
17 Aug 11:25
What happens to your online accounts when you die?
BSides ManchesterThe digital entropy of death
17 Aug 10:25
Boss regrets pointing finger at chilled out techie who finished upgrade early
On-CallAt first they started out real cool...
17 Aug 09:27
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17 Aug 08:31
Home Office seeks Brexit tech boss – but doesn't splash the cash
£100k to sort borders, immigration, biometrics systems by 2019. Did we mention it's in Croydon?
17 Aug 08:10
I wish I could quit you, but cookies find a way: How to sidestep browser tracking protections
Chrome, Safari, Opera, Tor Browser at risk to various levels
17 Aug 06:30
Net neutrality freaks furious over lack of fury at FCC hearing
Unbelievable that more wasn't made of this non-story
16 Aug 23:14
Who was it that hacked Apple? Ozzie Ozzie Ozzie, boy boy boy!
Protip: don't label your folder of warez as "hacky hack hack"
16 Aug 23:02
Boffins build the smallest transistor, controlled by an atom
It has potential, but don't expect anything useful too soon
16 Aug 20:20
Juno this ain't right! Chinese hackers target Alaska
Tsinghua University blamed for espionage attack
16 Aug 20:11
Pavilion compares RocE and TCP NVMe over Fabrics performance
TCP slower but not by much and enables Ethernet use
16 Aug 18:23
Don't you just love Windows 10 refreshes, yells Lenovo
Chinese biz exploits PC upgrade cycle... for the moment
16 Aug 16:34
Distro inferno: Debian's still rocking at 25
Sleeker, slimmer and now a bit greyer
16 Aug 14:30
Rimini Street slapped with ban in Oracle copyright dispute
Big Red awarded $30m legal fees as judge slams support biz's 'significant litigation misconduct'
16 Aug 13:49
Datrium shifts disasters up the Amazon: Adds DR in AWS for on-prem kit
Locks out 3rd party DRaaS folk with VM-centric cloud stuff
16 Aug 12:38
Rejoice! Thousands more kids flock to computing A-level
Even more impressively, thousands are passing it with good grades, too
16 Aug 11:50
Array with it: Western Digital's finance arm slings a few million at Excelero
Tech collab could see Excelero support WD’s OpenFlex and Kingfish
16 Aug 10:26
Google shaves half a gig off Android Poundland Edition
Always believe in Go ...
16 Aug 09:57