Cloudflare slams AWS egress fees to convince web giant to join its discount data...

Cloudflare on Friday accused competitor Amazon Web Services of massive markups and hindering customer data portability, even as it invited the cloud services giant to join its discount data initiative known as the...

Why not simply verify there’s no backdoor in every program you install, and thus...

Half of publicly reported supply chain attacks were carried out by "well known APT groups", according to an analysis by EU infosec agency ENISA, which warned such digital assaults need to drive "new...

Anyone fancy a Snowmobile full of Bags O’Crap? It’ll be on the list somewhere...

Recently, a Reg reader contacted us at Vulture (virtual) Towers with something odd they'd found online – a page tucked away in the little-visited “Legal Policies” section of Amazon's website containing a "non-exhaustive"...

Brit reseller given 2022 court date for £270m Microsoft SaaS licence sueball’s first hearing...

British software licence reseller ValueLicensing has a trial date for the first part of a £270m legal showdown against Microsoft after accusing the US behemoth of breaking UK and EU competition laws. A High...

NASA fixes Hubble Space Telescope using backup power supply unit, payload computer • The...

NASA’s beloved Hubble Space Telescope is able to snap the heavens again after overcoming a hardware issue that had plagued it for more than a month. Its onboard payload computer, which controls its instruments,...

India under attack by rapidly-evolving advanced persistent threat actor SideCopy, says Cisco Talos •...

Cisco’s Talos security unit says it has detected an increased rate of attacks on targets on the Indian subcontinent and named an advanced persistent threat actor named SideCopy as the source. The outfit on...

Equiniti wins Northern Ireland Finance Department contract to build land revenue system… 4 years...

Northern Ireland's Department of Finance has awarded IT services firm Equiniti a contract worth up to £80m to build a land revenue and benefits system in a procurement four years in the making. The...

Compsci student walks off with $50,000 after bug bounty report blows gaping hole in...

Shopify has forked out $50,000 (£36,150) in a bug bounty payment to computer science student Augusto Zanellato following the discovery of a publicly available access token which gave world+dog read-and-write access to the...

OpenAI shuts down robotics team because it doesn’t have enough data yet • The...

In brief OpenAI has disbanded its AI robotics team and is no longer trying to apply machine learning to physical machines. Wojciech Zaremba, co-founder of OpenAI, who led the robotics group confirmed that the...

Tech spec experts seek allies to tear down ISO standards paywall • The Register

Many of the almost 24,000 technical standards maintained by the International Standards Organization (ISO) are subject to copyright restrictions and are not freely available. Two weeks ago, Jon Sneyers, senior image researcher at Cloudinary...