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AllAfrica.com
Minister Pravin Gordhan - Treasury Dept Budget Vote 2016/17the budget vote for the National Treasury for consideration of the House, I nee
Minister Pravin Gordhan - Treasury Dept Budget Vote 2016/17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
the budget vote for the National Treasury for consideration of the House, I need to express my appreciation to the Chairs and members of the Finance Committees who have engaged constructively with the challenges we face. The world economy remains... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Enhancing ICT Development in AfricaConnectivity, capacity building, creativity and regional collaboration, are key
Enhancing ICT Development in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Connectivity, capacity building, creativity and regional collaboration, are key factors that will bridge the digital divide and enhance technology development across African regions. Mauritius and South Africa are the only countries in the top 50... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Brutality, Legal Battles As Media Marks World Press Freedom DayWBS’ Lwanga winces in pain after he was clobbered by Old Kampala DPC Joram Mwes
Brutality, Legal Battles As Media Marks World Press Freedom Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
WBS’ Lwanga winces in pain after he was clobbered by Old Kampala DPC Joram Mwesigye. (file photo) Early last year, Andrew Lwanga, a cameraman with Wavah Broadcasting Services (WBS) was part of journalists covering the arrest of youth activists when... Read more
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Wired News
Security News This Week: The FBI Gets Creative to Avoid Disclosing Its $1M iPhone HackThis Week: The FBI Gets Creative to Avoid Disclosing Its $1M iPhone HackAmy Hes
Security News This Week: The FBI Gets Creative to Avoid Disclosing Its $1M iPhone Hack
Wired News / Posted 5 days ago
This Week: The FBI Gets Creative to Avoid Disclosing Its $1M iPhone HackAmy Hess, executive assistant director for science and technology at the FBI (left), Thomas Galati, chief of the intelligence bureau at the NYPD (center), and Ron Hickman,... Read more
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CircleID
Internet Governance in Transition: The ITU as a Battleground for Rival VisionsDuring the past few years, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has
Internet Governance in Transition: The ITU as a Battleground for Rival Visions
CircleID / Posted 6 days ago
During the past few years, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has been a battleground where governments promote rival visions of how the Internet should be governed. Although there has been a recent cease-fire as Internet governance... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bangladesh bank hack attack: SWIFT compromised, alarms raisedtold Reuters on Sunday it was issuing the software update “to assist customers
Bangladesh bank hack attack: SWIFT compromised, alarms raised
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
told Reuters on Sunday it was issuing the software update “to assist customers in enhancing their security and to spot inconsistencies in their local database records.” The software update and warning from Brussels-based SWIFT, or... Read more
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Business Insurance
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised industry software, warning issuedmessaging platform, in a bid to cover up fraudulent transfers that had been pre
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised industry software, warning issued
Business Insurance / Posted 10 days ago
messaging platform, in a bid to cover up fraudulent transfers that had been previously ordered. The findings from BAE and SWIFT do not explain how the fraudulent orders were created and pushed through the system. That remains a key mystery in... Read more
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Computer Business Review
10 UK IoT degree courses covering UI, AI & machine learningEveryone knows about the giant skills gap that is haunting the IT sector worldw
10 UK IoT degree courses covering UI, AI & machine learning
Computer Business Review / Posted 10 days ago
Everyone knows about the giant skills gap that is haunting the IT sector worldwide. According to IoT company PTC, it is estimated that in the next ten years more than two million IT and communication jobs will be unfulfilled. CBR lists ten courses... Read more
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Business Insurance
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised industry software, warning issuedmessaging platform, in a bid to cover up fraudulent transfers that had been pre
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised industry software, warning issued
Business Insurance / Posted 10 days ago
messaging platform, in a bid to cover up fraudulent transfers that had been previously ordered. The findings from BAE and SWIFT do not explain how the fraudulent orders were created and pushed through the system. That remains a key mystery in... Read more
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New York Post
Hackers stole $81M — and compromised the global financial systemmessaging platform, in a bid to cover up fraudulent transfers that had been pre
Hackers stole $81M — and compromised the global financial system
New York Post / Posted 10 days ago
messaging platform, in a bid to cover up fraudulent transfers that had been previously ordered. The findings from BAE and SWIFT do not explain how the fraudulent orders were created and pushed through the system. That remains a key mystery in... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software, warning issuedmessaging platform, in a bid to cover up fraudulent transfers that had been pre
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software, warning issued
Bdnews24.com / Posted 10 days ago
messaging platform, in a bid to cover up fraudulent transfers that had been previously ordered. The findings from BAE and SWIFT do not explain how the fraudulent orders were created and pushed through the system. That remains a key mystery in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT softwaretold Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update “to assist custo
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
told Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update “to assist customers in enhancing their security and to spot inconsistencies in their local database records.” The software update and warning from Brussels-based SWIFT, or... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Security experts say Bangladesh Bank heist gang could strike againdefense contractor BAE Systems, helped attackers target the SWIFT payment softw
Security experts say Bangladesh Bank heist gang could strike again
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 days ago
defense contractor BAE Systems, helped attackers target the SWIFT payment software used by Bangladesh's central bank, and then steal money from its account at the New York Fed. "The tool was custom made for this job, and shows a significant... Read more
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Fortune
These Cyber Thieves Hacked the Heart of the Global Financial Systemtold Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update “to assist custo
These Cyber Thieves Hacked the Heart of the Global Financial System
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
told Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update “to assist customers in enhancing their security and to spot inconsistencies in their local database records.” The software update and warning from Brussels-based SWIFT, or... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT softwaretold Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update “to assist custo
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
told Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update “to assist customers in enhancing their security and to spot inconsistencies in their local database records.” The software update and warning from Brussels-based SWIFT, or... Read more
52 related stories
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The Star
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT softwaretold Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update "to assist custo
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
told Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update "to assist customers in enhancing their security and to spot inconsistencies in their local database records." The software update and warning from Brussels-based SWIFT, or... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software, warning to be issuedtold Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update "to assist custo
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software, warning to be issued
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
told Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update "to assist customers in enhancing their security and to spot inconsistencies in their local database records." The software update and warning from Brussels-based SWIFT, or... Read more
52 related stories
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Channel NewsAsia
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software, warning to be issuedtold Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update “to assist custo
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software, warning to be issued
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
told Reuters on Sunday that it was issuing the software update “to assist customers in enhancing their security and to spot inconsistencies in their local database records." The software update and warning from Brussels-based SWIFT, or... Read more
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Reuters
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software, warning to be issuedcode bank logo is displayed on an iPhone 6s on top of Euro banknotes in this pi
Bangladesh Bank hackers compromised SWIFT software, warning to be issued
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
code bank logo is displayed on an iPhone 6s on top of Euro banknotes in this picture illustration made in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, January 26, 2016. The attackers who stole $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank probably hacked into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
University of Rwanda Launches Online Masters of Communication Management CourseThe University of Rwanda has launched an online post-graduate programme, Master
University of Rwanda Launches Online Masters of Communication Management Course
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The University of Rwanda has launched an online post-graduate programme, Masters of Communication Management (eMCM). The eMCM programme was launched on Tuesday by the University of Rwanda in partnership with International Telecommunications Union... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Telecommunication Investment Stood At D260.8 Million in 2014The Director General of the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) has to
Telecommunication Investment Stood At D260.8 Million in 2014
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
The Director General of the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) has told members of the Public Accounts and Public Enterprises Committees (PAC/PEC) that investment in the telecommunication sector during 2014 amounted to D260.8 million, thus... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Homemadeon our end is appearing more confused, the investigation on the Bangladeshi sid
Homemade
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
on our end is appearing more confused, the investigation on the Bangladeshi side is turning bizarre. This incredible scandal is, after all, homemade. Remember, this fascinating story of theft by hacking began in Dhaka. Shortly after the story... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Inside jobEven the best bank systems, processes, and internal controls are useless if the
Inside job
Pilipino Star / Posted 26 days ago
Even the best bank systems, processes, and internal controls are useless if the theft is done from inside. Just take a look at what happened in the case of the Bank of Bangladesh and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. The instructions to pay $81... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
World Amateur Radio Day 2016 Will Celebrate Amateur Radio’s Contribution to SocietyWorld Amateur Radio Day (WARD), observed every April 18, marks the founding of
World Amateur Radio Day 2016 Will Celebrate Amateur Radio’s Contribution to Society
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 28 days ago
World Amateur Radio Day (WARD), observed every April 18, marks the founding of the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) in 1925. As they do every year, radio amateurs worldwide will take to the airwaves to celebrate Amateur Radio’s contribution... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICT Ministry Plans BigThe Ministry of Information Communication technology is promising to provide th
ICT Ministry Plans Big
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
The Ministry of Information Communication technology is promising to provide the entire nation with cellphone coverage in 18 months as part of its efforts to provide adequate, timely, relevant, truthful and regular information. During the budget... Read more

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