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

4 days ago

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


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

5 days ago

Once is an unfortunate cockup. Twice needs stamping on


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

6 days ago

Register readers confirm unseen hardware took bank cards on a joyride


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

a week ago

Crook exploited security hole, hijacked punter's bank cards


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

a month ago

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


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

a month 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 […]


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

a month ago

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


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

2 months ago

Now is a very good time to patch your estate


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

2 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 […]