Multinational cop agency reportedly set to issue statement
Multinational police agency Interpol is due to say that tech companies deploying strong encryption helps paedophiles ? unless they build backdoors for police workers.?
High Court throws out Nathan Wyatt's extradition appeal
A Briton once suspected of hacking Pippa Middleton's iCloud account ? although he was cleared after a police probe in 2016 ? now faces deportation to America.?
Plus, 1Password gets a boatload of cash
It's time for another Register security roundup of the week's smaller stories you may have missed.?
Illinois man gets more than a year in the slammer for $550K DDoS scheme
A US court has sentenced the operator of a massive DDoS service to 13 months in prison.?
Though not much detail on said list, except security and privacy
Some 14 years after it was founded and with no external funding taken in during that time, 1Password has finally succumbed to the charms - and $200m in cash - of venture cap biz Accel.?
Sophos sees common behavior across various infections
Common behaviors shared across all families of ransomware are helping security vendors better spot and isolate attacks.?
Account takeovers allegedly used to plunder digital wallets
Two men from Massachusetts have been arrested and charged with 11 criminal counts stemming from a string of account takeovers and cryptocurrency thefts.?
'Unnecessary scaremongering' but still some work to be done
Reports that the Home Office's Brexit app contains "serious vulnerabilities" that could expose the phone numbers, addresses and passport details of EU citizens are overblown, say security experts.?
Supermarket says it's innocent and we don't need more than that, ICO told judges
The UK's Information Commissioner urged the Court of Appeal to side with Morrisons in the supermarket?s battle to avoid liability for the theft and leaking of nearly 100,000 employees? payroll details ? despite not h...
Case to be heard in full next year
A man will appear at Crown court in December to answer charges that he used hacking program Sentry MBA to access and take money from online UK National Lottery gambling accounts.?