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Sucks to be you, ICANN. We can go our own way: Opera to support sites using renegade top-level domain .crypto (theregister.co.uk) 04/01/2020 - 2:37pm
Microsoft finds itself in odd position of sparing elderly, insecure protocols: Grants stay of execution to TLS 1.0, 1.1 Opera has updated its lightweight browser for Android so that it can access ...
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Switch this: Multi-gigabit for the enterprise generation (theregister.co.uk) 03/26/2020 - 6:00pm
Sponsored Taking it from the core to the edge With more end-users increasingly accessing data-intensive and media-rich applications via diverse mobile devices and the Internet of Things (IoT), businesses have to quickly keep in step with the latest wired and wireless connectivity.
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AMD dials 911, emits DMCA takedowns after miscreant steals a load of GPU hardware blueprints, leaks on GitHub (theregister.co.uk) 03/26/2020 - 3:10pm
'We believe the stolen graphics IP is not core to the competitiveness or security of our graphics products' On Wednesday, AMD confirmed intellectual property related to its graphics processors was stolen last year, though insisted the leaked files will not damage its business nor compromise product security.
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Microsoft brings K8s Security Center out of preview, replaces CoreOS Container Linux with Flatcar (theregister.co.uk) 03/24/2020 - 10:15am
Azure security dashboard now covers Kubernetes service - at a price Microsoft's integration of Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) with Security Center is now out of preview. In addition, the company has added Flatcar Linux to the Azure marketplace to replace CoreOS Container Linux, which goes end of life in May.
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No, the head of the World Health Organization has not emailed you – it's a message laced with malware (theregister.co.uk) 03/23/2020 - 3:02am
Roundup On the other hand, these Pwn2Own results are legit It is time for another Reg security summary.
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Remember cryptojacking from way, way back (2019)? Site infections are down 99% – thanks to death of Coinhive (theregister.co.uk) 03/17/2020 - 5:20pm
Not totally eradicated yet, ads make more dosh Cryptojacking, the theft of computing power to mine digital currency, has been around at least since 2013 – and has shrunk in use dramatically with the death of Monero-mining service Coinhive.
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Vimeo freezes accounts after malware hunts for logins, coronavirus map app infected with evil code, and more (theregister.co.uk) 03/16/2020 - 9:53pm
Roundup Including: COVID-19-hit cruise giant admits it was hacked We hope everyone is staying healthy and safe. It's time for another Reg roundup of security news you may have missed.
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Hackers? Leap day? Nope, just plain old internet hysteria took down stock-trading-for-noobs app RobinHood (theregister.co.uk) 03/05/2020 - 12:13am
DNS overload, as usual, blamed for two-day outage An app, dubbed RobinHood, designed for armchair Gordon Gekkos to trade shares and crypto-currencies with ease, fell offline for two days this week – after netizens flooded it hoping to exploit stock-market wobbles over the coronavirus epidemic.
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Fella accused of ripping off Cisco, Amazon, iRobot, others to the tune of $2m by fraudulently demanding replacements for tech gear (theregister.co.uk) 03/04/2020 - 4:57pm
He faces up to, er, 825 years in the clink, $8.25m fine, if convicted A US bloke was charged with fraud and tax evasion on Tuesday after allegedly duping tech companies into replacing kit he never owned.
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He faces up to, er, 825 years in the clink, $8.25m fine, if convicted (theregister.co.uk) 03/04/2020 - 11:30am
Beginning in 2014 and continuing through June 2017, according to the charge sheet, Line and associates took steps to conceal their identities by registering internet domains using VPNs, Bitcoin, and ...
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Never thought we'd write this headline: Under Siege Steven Seagal is not Above The Law, must fork out $314,000 after boosting crypto-coin biz (theregister.co.uk) 02/27/2020 - 3:23pm
D-list cinematic eye-gouger catches heat for million-dollar funbucks bung Improbable Hollywood ninja Steven Seagal has been fined by America's financial watchdog for hiding details about a paid promotion he did for a crypto-coin investment upstart.
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'I give fusion power a higher chance of succeeding than quantum computing' says the R in the RSA crypto-algorithm (theregister.co.uk) 02/27/2020 - 12:31pm
Rivest was similarly dubious about blockchain and efforts to shoehorn the technology into voting software. "Blockchain is the wrong security technology for voting, I like to think of it as bringing a ...
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Game over, man: Microsoft test engineer who laundered stolen Xbox credits into $10m in Bitcoin guilty of fraud (theregister.co.uk) 02/26/2020 - 3:17pm
Idiot faces up to 20 years in the clink after peddling digital tokens A former Microsoft software engineer who screwed over his bosses to pocket $10m was found guilty of fraud yesterday.
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Game over, man: Microsoft test engineer who laundered stolen Xbox credits into $10m guilty of fraud (theregister.co.uk) 02/26/2020 - 9:31am
His seven-month scam enabled him to acquire a $1.6m home and a $160,000 Tesla, among other things. Court documents stated he tried to conceal evidence of the fraud using a Bitcoin mixing service to ...
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It's Terpin time: Bloke who was SIM jacked twice by Bitcoin thieves gets green light to sue telco for millions (theregister.co.uk) 02/26/2020 - 6:00am
Plus or minus a few caveats A California judge has given the go-ahead for a $240m lawsuit against AT&T for porting a subscriber's phone number to a hacker, allowing the criminal to steal $24m in cryptocurrency.
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It's Terpin time: Bloke who was SIM jacked twice by Bitcoin thieves gets green light to sue telco for millions - The Register (theregister.co.uk) 02/26/2020 - 6:00am
It's Terpin time: Bloke who was SIM jacked twice by Bitcoin thieves gets green light to sue telco for millions The Register
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Revolut-won: British banking app gets half a billion bucks in backing, seeks to subvert today's market incumbents (theregister.co.uk) 02/26/2020 - 3:06am
Biz bags fat funding round Revolut, the British-based mobile banking app, has raised $500m (£385m) in fourth-round funding which gives it a theoretical value of $5.5bn (£4.3bn).
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Talk about making a rod for your own back: Pot dealer's seized €54m Bitcoins up in smoke after keys thrown out with fishing gear (theregister.co.uk) 02/25/2020 - 1:02am
Cops hope for high-tech solution A small-time criminal's seized €54m Bitcoin fortune has been lost – after the digital keys to unlock the loot were, get this, accidentally thrown away.
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Yo, Imma let you finish, but for the 6,000 people still using that app on a daily basis ... we have a question: why? (theregister.co.uk) 02/20/2020 - 8:43am
Taylor Swift of apps or ultimate ironic hipster shout-out? In 2014, the world was graced with yet another social network. This one was special. While Facebook and Twitter were grotesquely stodgy beasts, this app stood out with its almost Scandinavian simplicity. It would allow you to message your friends with the word "Yo!" – and that's it.
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How's this for a crossover? Scumbag scammed victims with fake gem mines – then pivoted to fake crypto-mines (theregister.co.uk) 02/20/2020 - 6:07am
Not the sort of 'digital transformation' you want to be part of A bloke has copped to operating a £115m ($149m) scam that managed to encompass physical mining of gems and the virtual mining of cryptocoins.
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Bloke forks out £13m, hands over keys to tropical island to shoo away claims that his web marketing biz was a scam (theregister.co.uk) 02/14/2020 - 2:25am
Final bill for My Online Business Education? More than £230m An Australian fella who made bank from thousands of military veterans and retirees through a 21-step “proven system” of internet marketing must cough up £13m ($17m) in settlements – and is banned from selling any similar programs in future.
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Voatz of no confidence: MIT boffins eviscerate US election app, claim fiends could exploit flaws to derail democracy (theregister.co.uk) 02/13/2020 - 4:58pm
Shoddy code allegations are just FUD, software maker insists Only a week after the mobile app meltdown in Iowa's Democratic Caucus, computer scientists at MIT have revealed their analysis of the Voatz app used in West Virginia's 2018 midterm election.
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Crypto-upstart subpoenas Glassdoor to unmask ex-staff believed to be behind negative reviews. EFF joins the fray (theregister.co.uk) 02/13/2020 - 1:00pm
Microsoft brings the pane: You'll be looking at Xamarin and React Native to design apps for dual-screen gizmos Updated The Electronic Frontier Foundation has teamed up with Glassdoor to fight off a ...
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Kraken exchange subpoenas Glassdoor to unmask ex-staff believed to be behind negative reviews. EFF joins the fray (theregister.co.uk) 02/13/2020 - 6:46am
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Crypto-upstart subpoenas Glassdoor to unmask ex-staff believed to be behind negative reviews. EFF to the rescue... (theregister.co.uk) 02/12/2020 - 4:22pm
Parent of Kraken wants to know who's daring to speak their mind The Electronic Frontier Foundation is fighting an attempt by a cryptocurrency exchange to find out which of its ex-employees have been dissing the firm online.
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