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| |OpenBSD Bugs, Microsofts Bad Update, A New Nork Hacking Crew, And More Meanwhile, the DOJ sets its sights on money mules Welcome to yet another El Reg security roundup. Off we go.…
| |Interview With One Of The Worlds Best Competitive Bug Hunters 7th Dec 2019 [2 days ago] from ZDNet Meet Amat Cama, winner of three consecutive Pwn2Own competitions.
| |Thousands Of IPhones End Up In The Shredder Or Unnecessarily Scrapped Every Month 7th Dec 2019 [46 hours ago] from ZDNet Apples security features that render iPhones and Macs worthless to thieves is hampering legitimate efforts to recycle old hardware. But could Apple do something to help?
| |5-Year-Old Carried A Toddler Through Minus 31-Degree Weather After Left Alone In Alaska Home The children, who were dressed just in socks and light clothing, both received cold-related injuries
| |20 VPS Providers To Shut Down On Monday, Giving Customers Two Days To Save Their Data 7th Dec 2019 [47 hours ago] from ZDNet No explanation given for the sudden shutdown. Customers suspect an exit scam.
| |Chinese Government To Replace Foreign Hardware And Software Within Three Years 8th Dec 2019 [24 hours ago] from ZDNet New Beijing "5-3-2" policy to give local tech scene a boost to the detriment of foreign companies.
| |Trump And His Team Are Going Out Of Their Way To Tell Everyone How Sorry Saudi Arabia Is About The Shooting At A Florida Naval Base A member of the Saudi military killed three and injured multiple others in a shooting at NAS Pensacola Friday. Trump says the Saudis are devastated.
| |After Pensacola Attack, Pentagon To Review Screening Of Foreign Officers Who Train At U.S. Bases Following a suspected terror attack at a Florida Navy base, the Pentagon said it will review the vetting process for foreign officers who train in the U.S.
| |Bypass Discovered To Allow Windows 7 Extended Security Updates On All Systems 8th Dec 2019 [27 hours ago] from ZDNet Windows hobbyists discover a way to enable (paid) Windows 7 Extended Security Updates on all systems.
| |2020 Is When Cybersecurity Gets Even Weirder, So Get Ready 8th Dec 2019 [28 hours ago] from ZDNet AI-powered deepfakes, ransomware, IoT, and 5G all mean that protecting your data is about to get a lot harder.
| |Last And Most Extraordinary Resort: House Democrats Release Report On Legal Basis For Impeachment President Trump abused his power, betrayed our national security, and corrupted our elections, all for personal gain, said Chairman Nadler.
| |DOJ Inspector General, Set To Release Major Report On FBIs Russia Investigation, Spent Years Prosecuting Corrupt Officials Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz will release his report Monday about the FBIs surveillance of a former Trump campaign aide.
| |Meet The Lawyer At The Center Of The Trump Universe Marc Mukasey has deep, personal connections within President Trump’s orbit, and he has worked on a number of high-profile cases involving the president.
| |For The First Time In US History, A Decade Will Pass Without The Country Falling Into A Recession The US economy didnt tumble into a recession during 2010s — and experts say the extremely slow recovery itself was a factor.
| |Britain Investigating Whether Leaked Trade Papers Were Hacked - Sources 8th Dec 2019 [31 hours ago] from iTnews Cyber probe amid fears that Russia could be meddling in another Western election.
| |US Lawmaker Says Uber Must Take Action After Disclosing Sexual Assault Reports 8th Dec 2019 [31 hours ago] from iTnews After company revealed it received over 3,000 reports of sexual assault.
| |DHS Retreats On Possible Facial Screening Of US Citizens The Homeland Security Department is backing away from requiring that U.S. citizens submit to facial-recognition technology when they leave or enter the country.
| |Cory Booker: Failure To Engage Black Vote Could Hand White House To Trump * Democrat speaks to Guardian after Iowa campaign event * Debate needs candidate ‘black and brown people can trust’ * After Kamala: activists fear Democratic primary whitewash Cory Booker, the New Jersey senator struggling to be...
| |The Pensacola Navy Base Shooter Reportedly Used A Loophole To Buy His Gun Legally The gunman was a Saudi national living in the US as an aviation student. Nonimmigrant aliens are typically barred from buying guns.
| |ADHA To Find New CEO As Tim Kelsey Steps Down 8th Dec 2019 [20 hours ago] from ZDNet During his tenure, millions have opted out of the ADHAs My Heath Record, however ten times that number have opted in.
| |FTC Rules Facebook Users Deceived By Cambridge Analytica 8th Dec 2019 [22 hours ago] from ZDNet The ruling comes 18 months after the scandal first broke.
| |A Cord-cutters Guide To Watching Sports Without Cable TV 9th Dec 2019 [16 hours ago] from PCWorld You probably dont need cable to watch your favorite sports teams. Heres how to get all the action through online streaming services instead.
| |HackerOne Pays $20,000 Bounty After Breach Of Own Systems In an embarrassing twist, bug bounty platform HackerOne has paid a $20,000 reward to a researcher who reported a security flaw inadvertently caused by one of its staff during… a bug submission.
| |Pearl Harbor Veteran Interred On Sunken Ship With speeches and salutes, veterans and officials on Saturday commemorated the 78th anniversary of the 1941 sneak attack by Japan on Pearl Harbor, which brought a previously reluctant United States into World War II. A ceremony in Hawaii...
| |Bayrob Malware Operators Get Lengthy Prison Sentences Two Romanian nationals have been sentenced to prison in the United States for their roles in a multi-million dollar online fraud operation.