Fixes for Lucky 13-type bugs could still be vulnerable
More than five years after cracks started showing in the Transport Layer Security (TLS) network crypto protocol, the author of the "Lucky 13" attack has poked holes in the fixes that were subsequently deployed.…
GDS-commissioned report recommends bigger role for... who else but GDS?
British government agencies have been warned they risk wasting time and effort trying out new tech projects without central coordination – and can expect a shiny new strategy next year.…
Attorneys from 19 states and the District of Columbia will ask a judge to continue an order forbidding the release of 3D-printed gun files on Tuesday morning at 9:00am Pacific Time, in federal court in Seattle.
Strangely, the lawsuit, State of Washington et al. v. United States Department of State et al, seems to ignore the fact that the files are already available on numerous sites, including Github, The Pirate Bay, and more. These files have circulated online since their original publication back in 2013. (Recently, new mirrors of the files have begun to pop up: here's one, and here's another.)
Lawyers representing both the Department of State and Defense Distributed argue that their already-approved legal settlement should go forward, and that DEFCAD should be allowed to re-publish its 10 firearms CAD files.
Who has the keys to your car?
The perils of previous owners retaining unfettered access to the data and controls of connected cars after resale is a wider problem across the industry, The Register has discovered.…
Audi’s new RS5 is a potent performer, but perhaps a bit too buttoned up for its own good.
The Dutch fire brigade is called to help deal with a "fuming" Apple device.
Ex-Cisco CEO-chaired lobby leading the charge
America's major tech companies are pushing back against India's proposed data protection laws, with a lobby group led by ex-Cisco CEO John Chambers emerging as the protest organiser.…
While news sites cut cookies by 22% – but Google retains omnipresence
IT consultants, software firms and campaigners spent months touting 25 May 2018 as the dawning of a new era – for better or worse, depending on who was selling the snake oil – but research published this month indicates minor changes in reality.…
Cyber-attacks on US political groups are stopped after Microsoft grabs key net domains, the company says.
Hackers linked to Russian military spoofed domains belonging to two US conservative groups.
ICANN appeals its appeal and tells German courts yet again that they're wrong
The organization that oversees the internet's naming and numbering systems is continuing its embarrassing European legal campaign, insisting for a third time that the German courts have got it wrong.…
Update: Steam.tv is back, after its test server was mistakenly made public last Friday.
Don't you know the poem? Water, water everywhere, so life just might exist!
CD Projekt Red is promising an update on Cyberpunk 2077 at Gamescom... could we finally see some gameplay?
Honda’s refreshed three-row SUV is a delicious mix of tech, convenience and refinement the entire family will enjoy.
There's also a list of the best used cars, in case your budget (or principles) can't support a new car for a teen.
Heat up some chimichangas -- Deadpool 2 is out now.
"In-body GPS" developed by researchers at MIT, can track implants with an accuracy of 1.4 centimeters.
The singer and satirist stars in a new comedy film made just for Positron's Voyager VR chair.
You now have another way to buy 5 gallons of soy sauce.