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15% Extra – Show 175 – 12 October 2018

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12 October 2018 Show 175 (Asgardia 05 October 0002)

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UK.gov withdraws life support from flagship digital identity system
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/10/govt_withdraws_life_support_from_gds_flagship/

UK.gov teams up with Five Eyes chums to emit spotters’ guide for miscreants’ hack tools
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/11/hacking_tools_taxonomy/

F-35 jets: US military grounds entire fleet
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-45827795
https://www.portsmouth.co.uk/our-region/portsmouth/hms-queen-elizabeth-ministry-of-defence-insists-f-35-trials-continue-on-aircraft-carrier-as-us-military-grounds-its-jets-1-8665700

US may have by far the world’s biggest military budget but it’s not showing in security
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/10/gao_weapons_security/
https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/us-advanced-weaponry-is-easy-to-hack-even-by-low-skilled-attackers/
Microsoft deletes deleterious file deletion bug from Windows 10 October 2018 Update
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/10/microsoft_windows_deletion_bug/
Microsoft Windows 10 October update giving HP and Dell users BSOD
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/11/microsoft_windows_10_october_update_fix_still_stumbling/
https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/hp-pcs-getting-wdf-violation-bsod-after-installing-windows-10-updates/

GDPR stands for Google Doing Positively, Regardless. Webpage trackers down in Europe – except Big G’s
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/12/gdpr_helps_google/

Google+ shutting down after data leak affecting 500,000 users
https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/10/google-exposed-non-public-data-for-500k-users-then-kept-it-quiet/
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/08/google_plus_minus/
https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/10/senators-to-google-why-didnt-you-disclose-google-vulnerability-sooner/
https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/10/google-bug-more-about-cover-crime

Facebook hackers stole locations and other private data for millions of users
https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2018/10/facebook-hackers-stole-locations-and-other-private-data-for-millions-of-users/
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/12/hack_of_facebook/

Chinese Super Micro ‘spy chip’ story gets even more strange as everyone doubles down
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/09/bloomberg_super_micro_china_spy_chip_scandal/
https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/10/new-bloomberg-report-says-backdoored-supermicro-hardware-infiltrated-major-us-telecom/
https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2018/10/supermicro-boards-were-so-bug-ridden-why-would-hackers-ever-need-implants/#p3

Classic Shell is now Open Shell for now
https://github.com/Open-Shell/Open-Shell-Menu/releases

With sorry Soyuz stuffed, who’s going to run NASA’s space station taxi service now?
https://phys.org/news/2018-10-russia-astronauts-emergency.html
https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/10/11/soyuz_nasa_international_space_station/
https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/10/a-soyuz-crew-makes-an-emergency-landing-after-rocket-fails/
NASA says will use Russia’s Soyuz rocket again despite accident
https://phys.org/news/2018-10-nasa-russia-soyuz-rocket-accident.html

‘Real’ fake research hoodwinks US journals
https://phys.org/news/2018-10-real-fake-hoodwinks-journals.html
Bogus homeopathy data published in top journal sparks outcry, facepalms
https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/10/bogus-homeopathy-data-published-in-top-journal-sparks-outcry-facepalms/

Apparently – ‘Fortnite’ teaches the wrong lessons
https://theconversation.com/fortnite-teaches-the-wrong-lessons-104443