Peeps flying into US face 'enhanced screening'
Folks flying into America must endure extra security checks if they want to bring their laptops into airplane cabins. In a press conference on Wednesday, US Homeland Security boss John Kelly announced the introduction of:?
Also, update your Kaspersky Anti-Virus File Server ? before you get hacked
Several employees of Russian security vendor Kaspersky Lab got an unpleasant surprise on Tuesday night when FBI agents popped round to their residences for a chat.?
TNT Express systems blown up by, er, yeah, you get the idea
FedEx has suspended trading of its shares on the New York stock exchange after admitting that its subsidiary TNT Express has been hit by "an information system virus."?
Catches up with https everywhere memo
UK-based hosting and domains provider firm 123-reg has fixed an issue that meant access to some customers' databases ran over an unsecured link, creating a privacy risk in the process.?
'How would you rate your ride?'
A police officer in Fayette County, Georgia, has nabbed a murder suspect by appropriating the Lyft vehicle he figured the perp hoped to use as a getaway car.?
This isn't ransomware ? it's merry chaos
Analysis It is now increasingly clear that the global outbreak of a file-scrambling software nasty targeting Microsoft Windows PCs was designed not to line the pockets of criminals, but spread merry mayhem.?
Murgio gets off easy in money laundering case
A kingpin of the ill-fated Coin.mx Bitcoin exchange was today handed a 66-month prison sentence for conspiracy, fraud, and money laundering.?
Vid game biz failed to carry out pen-testing
A small UK company that suffered a cyber attack has been fined £60,000 by the Information Commissioner?s Office (ICO).?
What's the future of cash?
Analysis Today marks the 50th anniversary of the Automated Teller Machine (ATM), the first of which was installed outside Barclays Bank, Enfield Town in north London.?
Petya or cattle?
Updated A huge ?ransomware? outbreak has hit major banks, utilities and telcos in Ukraine as well as victims in other countries.?