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Global Intelligence Feed: Cybersecurity

What Ottawa must do to brand itself as a true national tech hub | Ottawa Citizen


Share Adjust Comment Print For most of the past 15 years — ever since Nortel began hemorrhaging jobs — the morning rush hour traffic in Kanata has largely been outbound, heading into downtown Ottawa or other parts of the region. Office buildings had floors of unused space. That’s changed in the past few years. Both office space and talent are scarce in the Kanata tech park and, if there’s still traffic heading east, there’s an equal amount of it heading into Kanata, says Jenna Sudds, the outgoing executive director of the Kanata North Business Association. There are now more than 500 companies,

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Shelter: New Griffintown abode has awesome view, superb facilities | Montreal Gazette


5 / 5 Shelter: New Griffintown abode has awesome view, superb facilities Space has an all-in-one kitchen, dining and living area, one bedroom and a recess to the right of the front door that serves as a home office. Helga Loverseed, Special to the Montreal Gazette Published on: November 25, 2017 | Last Updated: November 25, 2017 8:00 AM EST Kira McLean and Michael Belyea practise their musical instruments in their open concept condo in Griffintown. Pierre Obendrauf / Montreal Gazette Share Adjust Comment Print Michael Belyea and Kira McLean, a couple in their 20s, are both from Fredericton, wh,

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Montreal seeks to be world leader in responsible artificial intelligence research | Montreal Gazette


5 / 5 Montreal seeks to be world leader in responsible artificial intelligence research Should a computer give medical advice? Is it acceptable for the legal system to use algorithms in order to decide whether convicts get paroled? Can an artificial agent that spouts racial slurs be held culpable? Giuseppe Valiante, The Canadian Press Published on: December 17, 2017 | Last Updated: December 17, 2017 6:01 PM EST Share Adjust Comment Print Various computer scientists, researchers, lawyers and other techies have recently been attending bimonthly meetings in Montreal to discuss life’s big question,

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As computer hackers show cars can be commandeered, feds and automakers aim to block threats


As computer hackers show cars can be commandeered, feds and automakers aim to block threats Justin Pritchard, The Associated Press  11.24.2014 Chris Valasek poses for a picture at the during the Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, in Los Angeles. Valasek, who helped catapult car hacking into the public eye when he and a partner revealed last year they had been able to control a 2010 Toyota Prius and 2010 Ford Escape by plugging into a port used by mechanics. Share Adjust Comment Print LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Against the team of hackers, the poor car stood no chance. Meticulously ,

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New business district in Punggol to chart Govt's focus on digital economy, will create 28,000 jobs - Channel NewsAsia


New business district in Punggol to chart Govt's focus on digital economy, will create 28,000 jobs Toggle share menu Advertisement Advertisement New business district in Punggol to chart Govt's focus on digital economy, will create 28,000 jobs close breaking news Advertisement Singapore New business district in Punggol to chart Govt's focus on digital economy, will create 28,000 jobs 02:11 The opening of a new business and education hub in Punggol from 2023 will create 28,000 jobs in fields such as cybersecurity and data analytics, creating job opportunities “close to home”.  2 related media a,

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Two more Hong Kong travel agencies hacked | TTG Asia


Two more Hong Kong travel agencies hacked / Posted on 9 January, 2018 11:28 Repeat cybersecurity breaches in Hong Kong's travel agency community Two mid-scale travel agencies in Hong Kong, Big Line Holiday and Goldjoy Holidays, had their customer database hacked last week, resulting in customer information such as identity card, passport and telephone numbers being leaked. This makes cyber security breaches a recurring problem in Hong Kong’s travel industry, after the first known case surfaced last November at Worldwide Package Travel Services . Repeat cyber security breaches in Hong Kong’s tr,

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Richmond-based machine learning technology firm Notch acquired by Capital One | Local | richmond.com


utilizing artificial intelligence in banking Richmond-based machine learning technology firm Notch acquired by Capital One +10  Adam Wenchel is Capital One’s vice president for machine learning and data innovation Notch principals Mike Upchurch (left), David Der, Paul Hurlocker and Matt Der stand in their new workspace at Capital One’s West Creek office campus in Goochland County. The 16-person company has been acquired by Capital One Financial Corp. BOB BROWN/TIMES-DISPATCH Bryan Der (left) works on a project as his brother Matt (right) looks over a bank of computers in the Notch company ,

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National Cybersecurity Center opens for business in Colorado Springs | Colorado Springs Gazette, News


National Cybersecurity Center opens for business in Colorado Springs January 20, 2018 Updated: January 20, 2018 at 5:21 pm 0 Caption + Hannah Parsons, Exponential Impact CEO, Vance Brown, National Cybersecurity Center CEO, and John Bolin, Chief marketing officer for Exponential Impact, from left to right, pose for a portrait at their new building on Thursday January 18, 2018 in Colorado Springs. The National Cybersecurity Center and Exponential Impact cybersecurity accelerator are there to help cybersecurity, blockchain, and artificial intelligence startups grow in June. (Dougal Brownlie, The ,

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Bills are filed to overhaul controversial 2015 utility rate freeze | General-assembly | richmond.com


Bills are filed to overhaul controversial 2015 utility rate freeze Senate Minority Leader Dick Saslaw, D-Fairfax (top), and Sen. Frank Wagner, R-Virginia Beach, are sponsors of legislation to repeal the 2015 law that freezes electricity rates. BOB BROWN/Times-Dispatch Senate Minority Leader Richard Saslaw, D-Fairfax, left, speaks with State Sen. Frank Wagner, seated top, R-Virginia Beach, during the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond on, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. The two legislators are sponsoring legislation to overhaul electric rate legislation. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) The Associated ,

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D.C.-area technology investment soared in 2017, but early-stage firms still struggle - The Washington Post


Capital Business D.C.-area technology investment soared in 2017, but early-stage firms still struggle Green Leaf Medical CEO, Philip Goldberg, second from right, and his brother and general council, Kevin Goldberg, right, inspect the marijuana plants as they walk through one of the flower rooms at Green Leaf Medical in Frederick, Md. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post) By Aaron Gregg By Aaron Gregg January 14 Follow @Post_AG Venture capitalists poured $1.55 billion into D.C. area technology start-ups last year, an industry report found, as a handful of so-called megadeals propelled the region ,

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Kaspersky says federal ban is crippling its US business - The Boston Globe


The Boston Globe By Andy Rosen Globe Staff  January 18, 2018 The Russian antivirus company Kaspersky Lab says its sales in the United States have been cut in half after the Trump administration banned federal agencies from using its software on government computers. Kaspersky is suing to have the ban overturned, and on Wednesday asked a federal district judge in Washington to step in and impose a temporary injunction, saying it “continues to suffer irreparable harm based on the injury to its reputation, and the company’s resulting financial losses.” One of many makers of popular anti-virus sof,

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Cybersecurity firm says Senate in crosshairs of Russian hackers - The Boston Globe


The Boston Globe By Raphael Satter Washington Post  January 12, 2018 WASHINGTON — The Russian hackers who stole e-mails from the Democratic National Committee as part of a campaign to interfere with the 2016 election have been trying to steal information from the US Senate, according to a report published Friday by a computer security firm. Beginning last June, the Russian hackers set up websites that were meant to look like an e-mail system available only to people using the Senate’s internal computer network, according to the report by Trend Micro Inc. The sites were designed to trick people,

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Venture firm Accomplice raises $205 million for new fund - The Boston Globe


The Boston Globe Scroll to top of page Charles Krupa/Associated Press Accomplice manages a portfolio of investments that began at Atlas, including stakes in the fantasy sports provider DraftKings. By Andy Rosen Globe Staff  January 18, 2018 The Cambridge venture firm Accomplice announced Thursday that it has raised a new $205 million investment fund, its second since the company’s leaders split off from Atlas Venture in 2014 to focus exclusively on technology. Accomplice said the fund, called Accomplice II , is a milestone because it is the first time the firm has raised money under its own na,

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First day of U.S. government shutdown ends in standoff | Reuters


January 21, 2018 / 8:58 AM / Updated 3 hours ago First day of U.S. government shutdown ends in standoff Richard Cowan , Ginger Gibson 7 Min Read WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers were locked in a standoff with Democrats on Saturday over the U.S. government shutdown, with Republicans saying they would not negotiate on immigration until the government is reopened. Funding for federal agencies ran out at midnight with no agreement in Congress, meaning the second year of Trump’s presidency began without a fully functioning government. Democrats stuck to demand,

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Swiss asset manager Pictet drums up support for US$4.3b security fund from Asian investors | South China Morning Post


South China Morning Post Swiss asset manager Pictet drums up support for US$4.3b security fund from Asian investors   Investing Swiss asset manager Pictet drums up support for US$4.3b security fund from Asian investors The Swiss asset manager is betting a growing market for security solutions as the explosive growth in internet of things constantly sparks new threats PUBLISHED : Sunday, 21 January, 2018, 6:42pm UPDATED : Sunday, 21 January, 2018, 6:42pm Make hay while the sun shines on our markets, but hedge your bets 19 Jan 2018 Innovation in computing technology is fuelling a race towards au,

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First day of US government shutdown ends in stand-off; key vote on funding set for Monday, United States News & Top Stories - The Straits Times


http://str.sg/o3FS Copy WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - President Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers were locked in a standoff with Democrats on Saturday (Jan 20) over the US government shutdown, with Republicans saying they would not negotiate on immigration until the government is reopened. Funding for federal agencies ran out at midnight with no agreement in Congress, meaning the second year of Trump's presidency began without a fully functioning government. Democrats stuck to demands that any short-term spending legislation must include protections for young undocumented immigrants known as "dre,

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First day of government shutdown ends in standoff | Reuters


January 20, 2018 / 10:22 AM / in an hour First day of government shutdown ends in standoff Richard Cowan , Ginger Gibson 7 Min Read WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers were locked in a standoff with Democrats on Saturday over the U.S. government shutdown, with Republicans saying they would not negotiate on immigration until the government is reopened. Funding for federal agencies ran out at midnight with no agreement in Congress, meaning the second year of Trump’s presidency began without a fully functioning government. Democrats stuck to demands that any sh,

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First day of government shutdown ends in standoff | Reuters


January 20, 2018 / 10:22 AM / Updated an hour ago First day of government shutdown ends in standoff Richard Cowan , Ginger Gibson 7 Min Read WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers were locked in a standoff with Democrats on Saturday over the U.S. government shutdown, with Republicans saying they would not negotiate on immigration until the government is reopened. Funding for federal agencies ran out at midnight with no agreement in Congress, meaning the second year of Trump’s presidency began without a fully functioning government. Democrats stuck to demands th,

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Russia News - Russia History - Ultimate News Database


01/21/2018 [-] The US and Russia are headed towards a new nuclear arms race 01/20/2018 [-] Prominent Russian insiders attended Trump inaugural and mingled with administration officials report 01/20/2018 [-] The Latest Tillerson speaks to Turkey, Russia diplomats 01/20/2018 [-] Twitter to inform users taken advantage of by Russian Troll farms 01/20/2018 [-] Alleged CIA China turncoat may have also compromised US spies in Russia NBC News 01/20/2018 [-] Russian, U.S. army chiefs discussed Syria by phone RIA 01/20/2018 [-] Twitter sends users bizarre email on secret “Russian Influence� within ,

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Trump to Democrats: no immigration talk until U.S. government reopened


Trump to Democrats: no immigration talk until U.S. government reopened By Richard Cowan and Ginger Gibson , January 20, 2018 By Richard Cowan and Ginger Gibson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers took a tough stance on Saturday after the U.S. Congress failed to fund federal agencies, saying they would not negotiate on immigration until Democrats help end the government shutdown. Funding for federal agencies ran out at midnight with no agreement in Congress, meaning the second year of Trump's presidency began without a fully functioning government. Lawmakers f,

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Trump to Democrats: no immigration talk until U.S. government reopened | Reuters


January 20, 2018 / 10:22 AM / Updated an hour ago Trump to Democrats: no immigration talk until U.S. government reopened Richard Cowan , Ginger Gibson 7 Min Read WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers took a tough stance on Saturday after the U.S. Congress failed to fund federal agencies, saying they would not negotiate on immigration until Democrats help end the government shutdown. Funding for federal agencies ran out at midnight with no agreement in Congress, meaning the second year of Trump’s presidency began without a fully functioning government. Lawmaker,

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GOP takes tough stance on shutdown | New Hampshire


GOP takes tough stance on shutdown By RICHARD COWAN and GINGER GIBSON Reuters The U.S. Capitol is seen shortly after the beginning of the government shutdown Jan. 20, 2018.  (REUTERS/Yuri Gripas) Senate bill fails; government shuts down WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers took a tough stance on Saturday after the U.S. Congress failed to fund federal agencies, saying they would not negotiate on immigration until Democrats help end the government shutdown. Funding for federal agencies ran out at midnight with no agreement in Congress, meaning the second year of Trump's p,

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Cuba, U.S. hold talks on law enforcement despite tensions - St. Lucia Times News


Cuba, U.S. hold talks on law enforcement despite tensions January 20th, 2018 0 comments Share to: Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest WhatsApp (Reuters) – Cuban and U.S. officials concluded on Friday a week of talks on law enforcement cooperation in Washington with a meeting on the combat against illicit drug trafficking, at a time of heightened tensions between the old Cold War foes. The talks show the countries continue to cooperate in some areas despite Republican U.S. President Donald Trump having a tougher stance on the Communist-run island than his Democratic predecessor Barack Obama, as ,

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A year ago, I joined the Women's March. Now I'm in office | US news | The Guardian


A year ago, I joined the Women's March. Now I'm in office The Resistance Now A year ago, I joined the Women's March. Now I'm in office After the Women’s March I decided to run. In 2017, thousands of other women across the US made the same decision Sarah Stankorb Sarah Stankorb is a city council member for Wyoming, Ohio Sat 20 Jan 2018 07.10 EST Close The Women’s March in Washington DC, 21 January 2017. Photograph: Shannon Stapleton/Reuters On 20 January last year, I cried. I vaguely remember shouting at the Obamas on TV to go right back to the White House. I was a mess of frustration and anxie,

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3 Companies Using Artificial Intelligence to Their Advantage


3 Companies Using Artificial Intelligence to Their Advantage 01/20/18 AT 7:30 AM This article originally appeared in Motley Fool. Artificial intelligence (AI) is already impacting our lives in many ways. From intelligent video curation on  Alphabet 's  ( NASDAQ:GOOG )   ( NASDAQ:GOOGL )  YouTube and Google web search to  Apple 's  ( NASDAQ:AAPL )  Siri  personal assistant, AI is already making our lives easier. AI can also help corporations and customers fight against rapidly evolving cyberthreats. For instance,  FireEye 's  ( NASDAQ:FEYE )  Helix cybersecurity platform is able to automate thr,

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Bills are filed to overhaul controversial 2015 utility rate freeze | State | breezejmu.org


Bills are filed to overhaul controversial 2015 utility rate freeze By ROBERT ZULLO Richmond Times-Dispatch Jan 19, 2018 Email Senate Minority Leader Richard Saslaw, D-Fairfax, left, speaks with State Sen. Frank Wagner, seated top, R-Virginia Beach, during the Senate session at the Capitol in Richmond on, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. The two legislators are sponsoring legislation to overhaul electric rate legislation. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) The Associated Press Senate Minority Leader Dick Saslaw, D-Fairfax (top), and Sen. Frank Wagner, R-Virginia Beach, are sponsors of legislation to repeal the 2,

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Cuba, US hold talks on law enforcement despite tensions - Channel NewsAsia


Cuba, US hold talks on law enforcement despite tensions Toggle share menu Cuba, US hold talks on law enforcement despite tensions close breaking news Cuba, US hold talks on law enforcement despite tensions 20 Jan 2018 09:25AM Share via E-Mail Bookmark HAVANA: Cuban and U.S. officials concluded on Friday a week of talks on law enforcement cooperation in Washington with a meeting on the combat against illicit drug trafficking, at a time of heightened tensions between the old Cold War foes. The talks show the countries continue to cooperate in some areas despite Republican U.S. President Donald T,

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Infosys: Seeking Relevancy - Infosys Limited, Inc. (NASDAQ:INFY) | Seeking Alpha


Infosys: Seeking Relevancy Summary Infosys reported the results of it fiscal Q3 last week. The results, while not spectacular, were better than feared and featured reasonable revenue growth and better margins than some had expected. Guidance was unchanged, again, better than feared. The shares have reacted positively both to the earnings release and to a subsequent upgrade by Morgan Stanley. The company has a new leader, and will present a strategic review in April. I think the new leader will be able to present a strategy to revive growth and to go after market share. Infosys-If a long road h,

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Fierce battle erupts over releasing intelligence report | TheHill


Fierce battle erupts over releasing intelligence report By Katie Bo Williams and Jonathan Easley - 01/19/18 06:33 PM EST 1,974   A battle erupted Friday over a push by Republican lawmakers to release a report they say will reveal high-level government abuse around the federal investigation into possible ties between Trump campaign officials and Russia. Even as Congress hurtled toward a shutdown, Republicans in the House were buzzing over the contents of a classified memo on alleged surveillance abuses that was produced by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes Devin Gerald Nunes 'To,

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News roundup: Hours away from a looming government shutdown, Trump tweets that Democrats are to blame - The Salt Lake Tribune


News roundup: Hours away from a looming government shutdown, Trump tweets that Democrats are to blame email FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 20, 2017 file photo, the U.S. Capitol Building is illuminated during sunrise in Washington. The same Russian government-aligned hackers who penetrated the Democratic Party have spent the past few months laying the groundwork for an espionage campaign against the U.S. Senate, the cybersecurity firm Trend Micro said Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) By The Tribune Political Team  ·  11 hours ago Hours away from a looming government shutdown, Trump,

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Amazon top 20: Indianapolis makes list for second headquarters


Activate your digital access. Indianapolis made it to the Amazon top 20, and these experts see a good shot to win Vic Ryckaert and John Tuohy , IndyStar Published 9:23 a.m. ET Jan. 18, 2018 | Updated 5:45 p.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 CLOSE Indianapolis has taken a giant step in the running for a second North American headquarters for the tech giant called Amazon HQ2. Wochit In this Tuesday, May 9, 2017, photo, a package from Amazon Prime moves on a conveyor belt at a UPS facility in New York. Online shoppers will pay close attention to at least two things this holiday season: shipping costs and retur,

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Lithuania probing bogus story after TV station is hacked | AP US / World | greensboro.com


Lithuania probing bogus story after TV station is hacked By LIUDAS DAPKUS Associated Press Jan 19, 2018 Save VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania's Defense Ministry says an investigation was launched Friday after hackers posted a bogus story on the website of a television news station. Television station TV3 said it was hacked late Thursday and shortly after that a bogus story appeared on the channel's website accusing Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis of sexually harassing a male radio journalist. Tensions have been running high between Russia and Lithuania, which like other Baltic nations,

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Trump bends, but doesn't break, ways of Washington in year 1 - SFGate


Trump bends, but doesn't break, ways of Washington in year 1 Julie Pace, Ap Washington Bureau Chief Updated 11:51 am, Friday, January 19, 2018 window._taboola = window._taboola || []; _taboola.push({ mode: 'thumbnails-c', container: 'taboola-interstitial-gallery-thumbnails-3', placement: 'Interstitial Gallery Thumbnails 3', target_type: 'mix' }); _taboola.push(); Photo: Manuel Balce Ceneta, AP Image 1of/3 Close Image 1 of 3 President Donald Trump congratulates Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., while House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., watches to ack,

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Trump bends ways of Washington in Year One


Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Trump bends ways of Washington in Year One But at times, Washington can look strikingly similar to the era before presidential directives were delivered by tweet Post to Facebook A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Trump bends ways of Washington in Year One Julie Pace, Associated Press Published 7:46 p.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 On the anniversary of his inauguration, President Donald Trump is positioned as both a transformational figu,

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Lithuania probing bogus story after TV station is hacked | Business | stltoday.com


Lithuania probing bogus story after TV station is hacked By LIUDAS DAPKUS Associated Press 7 hrs ago Save VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania's Defense Ministry says an investigation was launched Friday after hackers posted a bogus story on the website of a television news station. Television station TV3 said it was hacked late Thursday and shortly after that a bogus story appeared on the channel's website accusing Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis of sexually harassing a male radio journalist. Tensions have been running high between Russia and Lithuania, which like other Baltic nations wa,

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Arizona companies hiring 100 or more in January 2018


Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Arizona companies hiring 100 or more in January 2018 Here are more than 70 companies, government entities and non-profit organizations collectively advertising more than 23,000 open positions across Arizona this month. Each of these employers is looking to fill at least 100 jobs. Post to Facebook A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Arizona companies hiring 100 or more in January 2018 None Here are more than 70 companies, governm,

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Lithuania probing bogus story after TV station is hacked | Business News | tucson.com


Lithuania probing bogus story after TV station is hacked By LIUDAS DAPKUS Associated Press Jan 19, 2018 Save VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Lithuania's Defense Ministry says an investigation was launched Friday after hackers posted a bogus story on the website of a television news station. Television station TV3 said it was hacked late Thursday and shortly after that a bogus story appeared on the channel's website accusing Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis of sexually harassing a male radio journalist. Tensions have been running high between Russia and Lithuania, which like other Baltic nations,

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Nexpie to feed IoT demand, spin research projects into startups | Bangkok Post: business


Nexpie to feed IoT demand, spin research projects into startups | Bangkok Post: business Nexpie to feed IoT demand, spin research projects into startups 19 Jan 2018 at 04:00 128 viewed 0 comments NEWSPAPER SECTION: BUSINESS | WRITER: SUCHIT LEESA-NGUANSUK - + Internet Thailand (Inet) Plc has formed a joint venture with former researchers of the National Electronics and Computer Technology Center (Nectec) to establish Nexpie Co, the first local Internet of Things (IoT) cloud platform. The move, spearheaded by the Science and Technology Ministry, is intended to spin research projects into start,

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IBM shares fall on soft profit outlook | Reuters


January 19, 2018 / 2:46 PM / in 5 hours IBM shares fall on soft profit outlook Supantha Mukherjee 3 Min Read (Reuters) - Shares in International Business Machines fell 2.6 percent on Friday as analysts judged a “disappointing” full-year profit forecast showed that the company would take more time to get back on a path of steady growth. IBM’s results call after U.S. markets closed on Thursday forecast an operating profit of at least $13.80 per share for 2018, compared with $13.80 in 2017 and market expectations of $13.92, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. The outlook came on the back of th,

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Data-stealing spyware 'traced to Lebanon' - BBC News


Data-stealing spyware 'traced to Lebanon' 19 January 2018 These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Malware in messaging apps has been stealing data from activists, lawyers and military personnel A security bug that has infected thousands of smartphones has been uncovered by campaign group the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Working with mobile security firm Lookout, researchers discovered that malware in fake messaging designed to look like WhatsApp and Signal had stolen gigabytes of data. Targets included militar,

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Could computer hacks produce wrong winners at the 2018 Olympics?


To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs 2018 Olympics: Could computer hacks produce the wrong winners? Betsy Cooper, Opinion contributor Published 7:00 a.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 | Updated 8:26 a.m. ET Jan. 19, 2018 Sporting events are only meaningful if we trust the results. But as digital devices proliferate, so will the risks of cybersecurity failures. In Seoul on Jan. 4, 2018. (Photo: Lee Jin-man, AP) CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENTEMAILMORE Imagine if, at next month’s 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics, the women’s figure skating competition wer,

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Former ‘Nightline’ anchor talks journalism, national service and free speech | Stanford Daily


Serena Zhang At this point in my life, I don’t really consider myself an expert at anything. Sure, I’m vaguely knowledgeable about certain topics: Broadway musicals, mahjong and making dumplings. I’m even good at a few things too, such as writing, getting by on less than five hours of sleep a night and eating dumplings. Although I … Sarah Myers Recently, an Amtrak train traveling a new route from Seattle to Portland derailed, killing three people. So far, it’s been reported that the train was going 80 mph in a 30-mph zone. Trains don’t get speeding tickets, but there are supposed to be safegua,

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Russian military was behind ‘NotPetya’ cyberattack in Ukraine, CIA concludes - The Washington Post


National Security Russian military was behind ‘NotPetya’ cyberattack in Ukraine, CIA concludes A laptop displays a message after it was infected with ransomware resembling the 'NotPetya' attack last year. (Rob Engelaar/European Pressphoto Agency) By Ellen Nakashima By Ellen Nakashima January 12 Follow @nakashimae The CIA has attributed to Russian military hackers a cyberattack that crippled computers in Ukraine last year, an effort to disrupt that country’s financial system amid its ongoing war with separatists loyal to the Kremlin. The June 2017 attack, delivered through a mock ransomware vir,

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IBM returns to growth after 6 years, warns higher tax rate to hit profits | Arab News


IBM returns to growth after 6 years, warns higher tax rate to hit profits Business & Economy IBM returns to growth after 6 years, warns higher tax rate to hit profits /node/1228876/business-economy IBM returns to growth after 6 years, warns higher tax rate to hit profits REUTERS | Published — Friday 19 January 2018 Total revenue increased 3.6 percent to $22.54 billion, beating analysts’ average estimate of $22.06 billion. (Reuters) Related Articles IBM’s quarterly revenue falls, but tops forecasts BENGALURU: International Business Machines Corp’s revenue rose for the first time in 23 quarters,,

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Booby-Trapped Messaging Apps Used for Spying: Researchers | Technology News


Booby-Trapped Messaging Apps Used for Spying: Researchers   Share on Facebook Tweet Share Share Email Reddit Comment An espionage campaign using malware-infected messaging apps has been stealing smartphone data from activists, soldiers, lawyers, journalists and others in more than 20 countries, researchers said in a report Thursday. A report authored by digital rights group Electronic Frontier Foundation and mobile security firm Lookout detailed discovery of "a prolific actor" with nation-state capabilities "exploiting targets globally across multiple platforms." Desktop computers were also ta,

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Huawei's latest attempt to enter U.S. worries lawmakers — but Canada doesn't share its concern - Technology & Science - CBC News


New Huawei's latest attempt to enter U.S. worries lawmakers — but Canada doesn't share its concern How 2 allies have responded to concerns the Chinese phone maker is a national security threat By Matthew Braga, CBC News Posted: Jan 19, 2018 4:00 AM ET Last Updated: Jan 19, 2018 4:00 AM ET Richard Yu, chief executive officer of Huawei, holds the Mate 10 Pro smartphone while speaking during the company's keynote event at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show. AT&T was prepared to sell the phone later this year, but pulled out of the deal at the last minute. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Im,

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HCL Technologies Q3 profit rises to Rs2,194 crore, misses estimates - Livemint


Nandita Mathur HCL Technologies total expenses rose 11% to Rs10,472 crore in the third quarter. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint New Delhi: Noida-based IT major HCL Technologies Ltd on Thursday posted a marginal 0.3% increase quarter-on-quarter (q-o-q) in consolidated net profit at Rs2,194 crore for the quarter ending December. This translated into 6% year-on-year (y-o-y) growth in net profit. For the same quarter, HCL Tech’s revenues grew 3% q-o-q and 8.4% y-o-y to Rs12,808 crore. HCL signed 20 transformational deals this quarter across Mode 1–2–3 services, with several of them representing next ,

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Revolution will erupt in China | The Kingston Whig-Standard


Revolution will erupt in China By Geoffrey Johnston Thursday, January 18, 2018 4:25:41 EST PM Former Hong Kong lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung (L) -- known as "Long Hair" -- stands next to posters of (back L to R) Chinese dissident Huang Qi, human rights lawyer Xie Yang, jailed Chinese activist Wu Gan, known by the online pseudonym "Super Vulgar Butcher" and democracy activist Qin Yongmin, as a policeman (front R) walks past during a protest outside the Chinese Liaison Office in Hong Kong on December 27, 2017. A court in mainland China on December 26 sentenced Wu Gan to eight years in prison af,

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Report links hacking campaign to Lebanese security agency - ABC News


Yahoo!-ABC News Network | © 2018 ABC News Internet Ventures. All rights reserved. Report links hacking campaign to Lebanese security agency By raphael satter, ap cybersecurity writer LONDON — Jan 18, 2018, 11:30 PM ET 0 Shares Star The Associated Press A smartphone screenshot taken Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 shows the WiFi networks active at the corner of Pierre Gemayel and Damascus Streets in Beirut. A report being published Thursday identifies the second WiFi network from the top as being associated with Lebanon’s General Directorate of General Security, which is at the same address. (AP Photo,

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IBM returns to growth after 6 years, but dour forecast hits shares, Economy News & Top Stories - The Straits Times


The Straits Times ST Index IBM returns to growth after 6 years, but dour forecast hits shares IBM forecast stable margins and revenue for 2018, buoyed by growth in its newer businesses such as cloud computing and security services.PHOTO: REUTERS Published http://str.sg/o3RR Copy BENGALURU (REUTERS) - International Business Machines Corp's revenue rose for the first time in 23 quarters, beating analysts' estimates, but the company warned that a higher tax rate this year would eat into its profit. IBM's shares, which have rallied 10 per cent so far this year on hopes of a strong turnaround in th,

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Under McAuliffe, an emphasis on science and technology education - The Washington Post


Under McAuliffe, an emphasis on science and technology education Gov. Terry McAuliffe at a middle school in Alexandria in 2015. (Evelyn Hockstein/For The Washington Post) By Debbie Truong By Debbie Truong January 14 Follow debbietruong When Terry McAuliffe entered office as Virginia’s governor four years ago, expectations for high school students were outdated, he said. Schoolchildren were credited for “seat time,” not how well equipped they were to enter the workforce. So his administration set out to create opportunities and establish expectations for students, he said. As McAuliffe leaves o,

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Election security hearing sought by Democrats - Washington Times


Print By Andrew Blake - The Washington Times - Thursday, January 18, 2018 Democratic members of the House Science Committee have called on the panel’s Republican leadership to hold another hearing on security issues related to the nation’s election infrastructure. Texas Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson and Virginia Rep. Donald Beyer requested the hearing in a letter sent Wednesday to Texas Rep. Lamar Smith and Illinois Rep. Darin LaHood —the Republican chairs of the House panel and its oversight subcommittee, respectively — citing lingering concerns raised in the wak,

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Report links hacking effort to Lebanese security agency - Houston Chronicle


Report links hacking effort to Lebanese security agency ASSOCIATED PRESS Updated 6:40 pm, Thursday, January 18, 2018 window._taboola = window._taboola || []; _taboola.push({ mode: 'thumbnails-c', container: 'taboola-interstitial-gallery-thumbnails-4', placement: 'Interstitial Gallery Thumbnails 4', target_type: 'mix' }); _taboola.push(); Photo: Jeff Chiu, STF Close Image 1 of 4 Eva Galperin, director of cybersecurity with the Electronic Frontier Foundation, poses for a photo at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Gal,

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IBM returns to growth, but shares drop after recent rally | Reuters


January 18, 2018 / 9:21 PM / in 2 hours IBM returns to growth, but shares drop after recent rally Reuters Staff 3 Min Read (Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp’s ( IBM.N ) revenue rose for the first time in 23 quarters and beat analysts’ estimates as the company’s shift into its focus areas such as cloud computing and security services gains traction. IBM’s shares tumbled about 4 percent in extended trading on Thursday. In October, the company had flagged a possible return to growth and since then its stock has gained about 16 percent, including rallying about 10 percent since the,

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10 Things to Know for Friday | Nation | omaha.com


10 Things to Know for Friday By The Associated Press Email FILE - In this Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, file photo, applicants wait in line to enter a job fair at an Amazon fulfillment center, in Kent, Wash. Amazon has narrowed its search for a second headquarters city to 20 locations, concentrated mostly in the East and the Midwest. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File) Elaine Thompson Eva Galperin, director of cybersecurity with the Electronic Frontier Foundation, poses for a photo at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Galperin said the discovery of a major ,

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Report links hacking campaign to Lebanese security agency | Idaho Press-Tribune - World AP News | idahopress.com


Report links hacking campaign to Lebanese security agency By RAPHAEL SATTER AP Cybersecurity Writer Jan 18, 2018 Email Eva Galperin, director of cybersecurity with the Electronic Frontier Foundation, poses for a photo at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Galperin said the discovery of a major hacking operation tied to Lebanon's General Directorate of General Security was remarkable, explaining that she could think of only one other example where researchers were able to pin state-backed hackers to a specific building. "We were able to take advantage,

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Report links hacking campaign to Lebanese security agency | World News | qctimes.com


Report links hacking campaign to Lebanese security agency By RAPHAEL SATTER AP Cybersecurity Writer Jan 18, 2018 Email A smartphone screenshot taken Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 shows the WiFi networks active at the corner of Pierre Gemayel and Damascus Streets in Beirut. A report being published Thursday identifies the second WiFi network from the top as being associated with Lebanon’s General Directorate of General Security, which is at the same address. (AP Photo) STR Eva Galperin, director of cybersecurity with the Electronic Frontier Foundation, poses for a photo at San Francisco Internatio,

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Diversity, technology heart of Ann Arbor's A2 Tech Film Showcase | MLive.com


Diversity, technology heart of Ann Arbor's A2 Tech Film Showcase Updated January 18, 2018 at 12:28 PM ; Posted jhaynes1@mlive.com ANN ARBOR, MI - The inaugural A2 Tech Film Showcase premieres Friday at Ann Arbor's Michigan Theater, with eight films directed by women and minorities that focus on the consequences of a technology-driven world. The  A2 Tech Film Showcase is from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19 at the Michigan Theater, 603 E. Liberty St. The free event includes screenings of eight short films ranging in topics from social media, smart speaker technology, cybersecurity, communications a,

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Central bank steps up fines for market conduct violators | Bangkok Post: business


Central bank steps up fines for market conduct violators | Bangkok Post: business Central bank steps up fines for market conduct violators 18 Jan 2018 at 05:29 1,055 viewed 0 comments NEWSPAPER SECTION: BUSINESS | WRITER: SOMRUEDI BANCHONGDUANG - + The Bank of Thailand is escalating the punishment for banks that violate the regulator's market conduct rules. Veerathai: Penalty of up to B1m a day Institutions that fail to conform to the central bank's guidelines will be barred from operating the transgressing business and will be subject to fines of up to 1 million baht per day, among other pen,

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Sciences


Sciences Kigali to host first East African centre of excellence in astrophysics 18 january 2018 10:31:42 Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) - The East Africa Institute for Fundamental Research (EAIFR), a new regional centre of excellence, will be established in Kigali by May this year with the main mission to promote the astrophysics research programme in the region and Africa, an official source said on Thursday in Kigali. Full text... ©-Panapress-18 january 2018 10:31:42-thread Sciences (345words) South African billionaire launches new rocket 09 january 2018 12:41:31 Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) – Sout,

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From the Detroit Auto Show 2018, 5 things non-car people need to know


To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs 5 things non-car people need to know about the car scene Zlati Meyer , USA TODAY Published 7:02 a.m. ET Jan. 18, 2018 | Updated 2:00 p.m. ET Jan. 18, 2018 CLOSE From sleek new sports cars to hefty trucks, the international auto show had something for everyone. USA TODAY Auto show season is great for car enthusiasts, who enjoy automotive developments, like Volkswagen's 2019 Jetta, unveiled at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit earlier this week. But what about people who aren't interes,

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What You Can Do About The Massive Chip Security Flaw That Puts Many Devices At Risk


What You Can Do About The Massive Chip Security Flaw That Puts Many Devices At Risk Matthew Held CEO and Co-Founder of Manawa Networks THE BLOG What You Can Do About The Massive Chip Security Flaw That Puts Many Devices At Risk Called Meltdown and Spectre, the flaws were among the most significant hardware vulnerabilities ever discovered. 01/18/2018 12:15 EST | Updated 3 hours ago On Jan. 3, 2018, Intel announced that most of its chip processors that run the world's computers, tablets and smartphones have a feature that makes them susceptible to hacker attacks. The flaw also affects internet b,

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Bitcoin's fluctuations are too much for even ransomware cybercriminals | Technology | The Guardian


Bitcoin Bitcoin's fluctuations are too much for even ransomware cybercriminals Malware developers have had to demand ransoms in local currencies as they attempt to not price their targets out Thu 18 Jan 2018 09.22 EST Last modified on Thu 18 Jan 2018 09.55 EST Share on Messenger Close Cybercriminals are now more likely to simply ask for a figure in US dollars than specify a sum of bitcoin. Photograph: Dado Ruvic/Reuters Bitcoin’s price swings are so huge that even ransomware developers are dialling back their reliance on the currency, according to researchers at cybersecurity firm Proofpoint. ,

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Concern over 3rd party payment platforms | Shanghai Daily


Concern over 3rd party payment platforms Source: Xinhua | 00:01 UTC+8 January 19, 2018 | Print Edition About a year ago, a man surnamed Song, a programmer in Shenzhen, received a mysterious call and lost 280,000 yuan (US$43,460) via Alipay, one of China’s most popular online payment platforms. This was odd as Song did not have a single penny in his Alipay account. It turned out the swindlers had taken three steps to transfer his loan via Alipay’s micro-loan provider Ant Micro. Almost at the same time, about 1,400,

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Cryptocurrencies: Market manipulation a rising fear - CBS News


CBS News By Jonathan Berr MoneyWatch January 18, 2018, 5:56 AM Cryptocurrencies: Market manipulation a rising fear Email When members of the Hunt family tried to corner the silver market in the 1970s, the ultra-wealthy Texas clan reportedly flew their holding of 35 million ounces of the precious metal to Switzerland in a chartered plane under the watchful eye of armed Texas ranch hands. By contrast, manipulating the fast-growing market for cryptocurrencies requires just the click of a mouse. Market observers have been raising red flags about the integrity of the market for bitcoin, ethereum, r,

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Donald Trump is hampering fight against climate change, WEF warns | Business | The Guardian


Donald Trump is hampering fight against climate change, WEF warns World Economic Forum outlines huge increase in all five eco risks since the US president assumed office Thu 18 Jan 2018 07.11 EST First published on Wed 17 Jan 2018 08.02 EST Close Donald Trump is accused of hampering the fight against global warming and ecological damage. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty The World Economic Forum delivered a strong warning about Donald Trump’s go-it-alone approach to tackling climate change as it highlighted the growing threat of environmental collapse in its annual assessment of the risks facing,

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UVI Bulletin Board for January and February | St. Croix Source


UVI Bulletin Board for January and February University of the Virgin Islands — St. Croix Campus New Student Orientation for Spring 2018 Set – Jan. 16 – 18 Returning Students Urged to Re-enroll before Jan. 26th Deadline Spring semester classes at the University of the Virgin Islands are scheduled to begin on Monday, Jan. 22.  Online registration for continuing UVI students is available, with access through the university’s BanWeb registration and student information portal .  Late registration for new and continuing students is set for Friday, Jan. 19.  UVI class schedules, a link to the BanWeb,

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St. Thomas Source » UVI Bulletin Board for January and February


UVI Bulletin Board for January and February University of the Virgin Islands — St. Croix Campus New Student Orientation for Spring 2018 Set – Jan. 16 – 18 Returning Students Urged to Re-enroll before Jan. 26th Deadline Spring semester classes at the University of the Virgin Islands are scheduled to begin on Monday, Jan. 22.  Online registration for continuing UVI students is available, with access through the university’s BanWeb registration and student information portal .  Late registration for new and continuing students is set for Friday, Jan. 19.  UVI class schedules, a link to the BanWeb,

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Prepare for more cyberattacks involving extortion this year, Hong Kong information security watchdog warns | South China Morning Post


South China Morning Post Prepare for more cyberattacks involving extortion this year, Hong Kong information security watchdog warns   Cybersecurity Prepare for more cyberattacks involving extortion this year, Hong Kong information security watchdog warns Cybersecurity complaints rose last year with a surge in malware attacks, a trend that is unlikely to abate this year PUBLISHED : Thursday, 18 January, 2018, 3:04pm UPDATED : Thursday, 18 January, 2018, 4:27pm Lloyd’s chief warns cyberattack now insurance sector’s main battle ground 16 Jan 2018 Cybersecurity complaints rose to a record high las,

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Wall Street Has a $1.7 Billion Bet on the Rising Risk of Grid Attacks - Bloomberg


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Intel Has a Big Problem. It Needs to Act Like It - Bloomberg


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North Korea hackers linked to cryptocurrency cyberattack on South Korea


SHARES Bill Hinton | Getty Images North Korean government-backed hackers are targeting South Korean cryptocurrency exchange customers using similar tactics to the cyberattack on Sony Pictures and the WannaCry ransomware, a report has revealed. The hacking group, known as Lazarus, used a number of methods to target people. One involved exploiting a security flaw in Hangul, a Korean-language word processing program, according to cybersecurity firm Recorded Future. Targets of the hacking campaign also appear to be users of the Coinlink cryptocurrency exchange, other exchanges in South Korea, and ,

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Netanyahu meets biz leaders over power breakfast


You are here: Home » National » Netanyahu meets biz leaders over power breakfast Netanyahu meets biz leaders over power breakfast Press Trust of India, Mumbai, Jan 18 2018, 11:11 IST Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Reuters file photo. Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today met top leadership of India Inc for a power breakfast, the first of his numerous assignments for the day as he wraps up his four-day India visit. Netanyahu interacted with business leaders at the iconic Taj hotel overlooking the Arabia Sea. This will be followed by his address to the India-Israel Business,

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Aetna Settles Suit Brought By People Whose HIV Status Was Disclosed In Mail : Shots - Health News : NPR


Ronda Goldfein, attorney and executive director of the AIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania, holds an envelope that revealed a person's HIV status through the clear window. Elana Gordon/WHYY hide caption toggle caption Elana Gordon/WHYY Ronda Goldfein, attorney and executive director of the AIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania, holds an envelope that revealed a person's HIV status through the clear window. Elana Gordon/WHYY Aetna settled a lawsuit for $17 million Wednesday over a data breach that happened in the summer of 2017. The privacy of as many as 12,000 people insured by Aetna was compromised i,

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Hackers held patient data ransom, so Indiana hospital system paid $50,000


Hackers held patient data ransom, so Indiana hospital system paid $50,000 The ransomware attack accessed the computers of Hancock Health in suburban Indianapolis through an outside vendor's account. Post to Facebook A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Nation's Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Hackers held patient data ransom, so Indiana hospital system paid $50,000 USA Today NetworkVic Ryckaert, The Indianapolis Star Published 5:16 p.m. ET Jan. 17, 2018 | Updated 5:16 p.m. ET Jan. 17, 2018 CLOSE These si,

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