Cisco's Talos team says 500k already pwned and leaking data
A newly-disclosed malware infection has compromised more than 500,000 home and small office routers and NAS boxes.?
And we'll, erm, name and shame bad actors MORE LOUDLY
Hostile states targeting essential infrastructure and services in Britain should be dealt with in the same way as any other attack against the nation, the UK Attorney General said today.?
How much to hack a flash motor? Ask Tencent
A security audit conducted by Tencent's Keen Security Lab on BMW cars has given the luxury automaker a handy crop of bugs to fix ? including a backdoor in infotainment units fitted since 2012.?
Brit broadband biz has only had four years to patch up WPS
A years-old vulnerability continues to menace the security of some home Wi-Fi networks in the UK.?
Problem: they can't pay like banks can...
Plans to fine Britain's national utilities and infrastructure providers £17m for shoddy cyber security will be at the forefront of industry's mind once everyone "gets over" GDPR, peers heard at a House of Lords committee.?
Don't horse about with personal data, watchdog warns
A vet recruitment consultant who squirrelled away the personal details of almost 300 people from his former employer was today slapped on the wrists by the UK's information watchdog.?
DDoS launchers increasingly target application processes instead of flooding networks
Attackers have noticed that the world is getting better at fending off massive distributed denial-of-service attacks, and are trying to overwhelm application processes instead.?
World+Dog can contact any student via a shared doc
Updated Google and the Victorian Department of Education have set parents, students, teachers, and the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner a poser: at what point does a feature become a vulnerability? Or just too creepy to put in fr...
Design blunder exists in Intel, AMD, Arm, Power processors
A fourth variant of the data-leaking Meltdown-Spectre security flaws in modern processors has been found by Microsoft and Google researchers.?
Three fixed, including critical remote code execution bug
Infosec outfit Foregenix has uncovered six vulnerabilities in Dell EMC's data protection platform RecoverPoint, three of which have been fixed.?