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HPE Mounts Massive North America New Account Acquisition Offensive

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/hpe-mounts-massive-north-america-new-account-acquisition-offensive

6 days ago

by Steven Burke HPE is powering the aggressive new account logo sales discussion and engagement with its fast growing GreenLake pay-per-use, everything-as-a-service offering.

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If your entire life is in your Gmail account, you need a back-up plan

https://www.zdnet.com/video/how-to-back-up-gmail-the-ultimate-guide-for-2020/

7 days ago

Want to make sure you have a local or backup copy of all that mission-critical business and personal history in your Gmail archives? ZDNet takes you through an array of options.

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Facebook loses control of its own Twitter account in hacker attack – and more news

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/10/security_roundup_feb7_2020/

7 days ago

Roundup Including: Why was #RootGoat2020 trending on Twitter? It is as silly as you think

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Londoner who tried to blackmail Apple with 300m+ iCloud account resets was reusing stale old creds

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/24/kerem_albayrak_apple_icloud_blackmail_sentenced/

2 months ago

Community service for 'Turkish Crime Family' wannabe big dog

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Jet2 hacker who deleted every account on UK company's domain cops 5 months in jail

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/18/jet2_hacker_scott_burns_prison_sentence/

2 months ago

Disgruntled ex-techie took just 13 minutes to almost wreak havoc

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Brexit bad boy Arron Banks' Twitter account hacked: Private messages put online

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/19/arron_banks_twitter_hack/

3 months ago

And the fake news merry-go-round is already in full swing

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Leeds IT bloke pleads guilty to hacking Jet2 CEO's email account

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/06/scott_burns_jet2_guilty_plea/

3 months ago

Exclusive 27-year-old 'fessed up to 8 offences

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Three UK does it again: Random folk on network website are still seeing others' account data

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/05/three_uk_data_breach_homepage_again/

3 months ago

Once is an unfortunate cockup. Twice needs stamping on

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Baffled by bogus charges on your Amazon account? It may be the work of a crook's phantom gadget

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/04/amazons_unlisted_devices/

3 months ago

Register readers confirm unseen hardware took bank cards on a joyride

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A stranger's TV went on spending spree with my Amazon account – and web giant did nothing about it for months

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/31/amazon_account_hacking/

4 months ago

Crook exploited security hole, hijacked punter's bank cards

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Android dev complains of 'Orwellian' treatment as account banned after 6 years on Play store

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/07/android_developer_account_banned_for_life/

4 months ago

Stop us if you've heard this one before – discussion over as far as Google is concerned

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How to create a local account in Windows 10 1909 if the option is not available

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/30/how-to-create-a-local-account-in-windows-10-1909-if-the-option-is-not-available/

5 months ago

Options to create an offline account or a Microsoft account are presented to administrators and users who set up a Windows 10 PC. Microsoft prioritizes the Microsoft account option heavily during first […]

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Windows 10 users fume: Microsoft, where's our 'local account' option gone?

https://www.zdnet.com/article/windows-10-users-fume-microsoft-wheres-our-local-account-option-gone/

5 months ago

Microsoft really wants Windows 10 users to have a cloud account, so the offline-account option is harder to find.

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Four words from Cisco to strike fear into the most hardened techies: Guest account as root

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/26/cisco_guest_as_root_vuln_patches/

5 months ago

Now is a very good time to patch your estate

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Microsoft: 2-factor authentication blocks 99.9% of account attacks effectively

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/28/microsoft-2-factor-authentication-blocks-99-9-of-account-attacks-effectively/

6 months ago

What is the best protection against attacks on accounts? Microsoft believes that it is 2-factor authentication, and the company has stats to back it up. Microsoft says that 2-factor authentication, sometimes also […]

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