Hacking is not a crime – and the media should stop using ‘hacker’ as a pejorative

Hackers are friends not foes, says Alyssa Miller in this opening argument for our latest debate Register debate  Welcome to the latest Register Debate in which writers discuss technology topics, and you – the reader – choose the winning argument. The format is simple: a motion is proposed, the argument for the motion is published […]

“Tough on Crime” Former President Gets Convicted—In France

As politicians and prosecutors in the United States struggle with the question of how to hold Donald Trump accountable in his post-presidential life, there’s an example they might look to across the Atlantic: France. Specifically, the legal plight of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy.  In October 2020, prosecutors charged Sarkozy for his conduct in an […]

Crime doesn’t pay? Crime doesn’t do secure coding, either: Akamai bug-hunters find hijack hole in bank phishing kit

Absolutely criminal behavior – unrestricted file upload, really? Exclusive  Phishing kits – used by miscreants to build webpages that steal victims’ personal information and money by masquerading as legit websites – harbor vulnerabilities that can be exploited by other miscreants to pilfer freshly stolen data.… The Register – Security

Say You’re Sorry (Book Two): A Gripping Crime Thriller (A DCI Campbell McKenzie Detective Conspiracy Thriller No 1) (Crime Thriller Series 2)

Say You’re Sorry (Book Two): A Gripping Crime Thriller (A DCI Campbell McKenzie Detective Conspiracy Thriller No 1) (Crime Thriller Series 2) Book One is in the series is also currently free! Download it now!The Crime Thriller of the year! Sometimes, an apology is all it takes to save your life, no matter who you […]

The Hack: International Crime Thriller (Hunter/O’Sullivan Adventure Book 1)

The Hack: International Crime Thriller (Hunter/O’Sullivan Adventure Book 1) A vigilante on the hunt. A journalist on a warpath. To expose an international crime ring they might have to pay the ultimate price… Ex-CIA assassin Doug Hunter wants to forget his lethal past. But when he discovers a well-connected American involved in a grotesque child […]

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