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Channel NewsAsia
Hackers halt plant operations in watershed cyber attacksecond, known as Crash Override or Industroyer, was discovered last year by res
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
second, known as Crash Override or Industroyer, was discovered last year by researchers who said it was likely used in a December 2016 attack that cut power in Ukraine. (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto; Editing by Susan Thomas)Source: Reute... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Toronto airport requires extra security checks after 'customs breach'flights to the United States on Alaska Air Group Inc, American Airlines Group I
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
flights to the United States on Alaska Air Group Inc, American Airlines Group Inc, Delta Air Lines Inc and WestJet, according to the airport's website. (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto and Julie Gordon in Vancouver; Editing by Jonatha... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
Three plead guilty over Mirai botnet attacksand that it had made "substantial improvements" to its technology infrastructur
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted 2 days ago
and that it had made "substantial improvements" to its technology infrastructure. (Reporting by Dustin Volz in Washington, Nate Raymond in Boston and Jim Finkle in Toronto; editing by Richard Chang and Cynthia Osterman) Join the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US says hacker to plead guilty for role in 2016 cyber attackson an internet infrastructure firm known as Dyn that disrupted access to major
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
on an internet infrastructure firm known as Dyn that disrupted access to major Internet firms including Twitter, Paypal and Spotify. (Reporting by Nate Raymond in Boston; Writing by Jim Finkle in Toronto; Editing by David Gregorio)Source:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bangladesh Bank, NY Fed discuss suing Manila bank for heist damagesbeen filed. (Reporting by Krishna N. Das and Serajul Quadir in Dhaka; Addition
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
been filed. (Reporting by Krishna N. Das and Serajul Quadir in Dhaka; Additional reporting by Karen Lema in Manila, Michelle Price in Washington, Jonathan Spicer in New York and Jim Finkle in Toronto; Editing by Raju Gopalakrishnan)Source: R... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Digital currency exchange NiceHash says bitcoin worth nearly US$64m hackedthe causes and find the appropriate solutions for the future of the service," t
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
the causes and find the appropriate solutions for the future of the service," the company said in its statement. (Reporting by Jeremy Wagstaff in Singapore and Bhanu Pratap in Bengaluru; Editing by Jim Finkle and Raju Gopalakrishnan)Source: Re... Read more
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EuroNews
Digital currency exchange NiceHash says bitcoin worth nearly $64 million hackedwe investigate the causes and find the appropriate solutions for the future of
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
we investigate the causes and find the appropriate solutions for the future of the service,” the company said in its statement. (Reporting by Jeremy Wagstaff in Singapore and Bhanu Pratap in Bengaluru; Editing by Jim Finkle and Raju Gopalakris... Read more
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11d
Channel NewsAsia
Google's Hinton says AI poses new challenges to regulatorsnetworks to examine images of skin lesions, advising users when to see a doctor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
networks to examine images of skin lesions, advising users when to see a doctor for a possible biopsy. "We'd like to make medicine better," Hinton said. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp in Toronto; Editing by Jim Finkle and Leslie Adler)Source: Reu... Read more
11d
FOX Business
BlackBerry loses payment dispute with Nokia, to pay $137Msmartphone makers Samsung Electronics, Apple, Xiaomi Technology and LG Electron
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
smartphone makers Samsung Electronics, Apple, Xiaomi Technology and LG Electronics. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp in Toronto and Jussi Rosendahl in Helsinki; Additional reporting by Ahmed Farhatha in Bengaluru; Editing by Jim Finkle and Grant McC... Read more
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FOX Business
BlackBerry loses payment dispute with Nokia, to pay $137MSamsung Electronics, Apple, Xiaomi Technology and LG Electronics. (Reporting b
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
Samsung Electronics, Apple, Xiaomi Technology and LG Electronics. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp in Toronto and Jussi Rosendahl in Helsinki; Additional reporting by Ahmed Farhatha in Bengaluru; Editing by Jim Finkle and Grant McCool)What do you th... Read more
14d
Channel NewsAsia
UK cyber agency targets Kaspersky in warning on Russian softwarethe Russian government, saying it has become a scapegoat in the midst of rising
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
the Russian government, saying it has become a scapegoat in the midst of rising tensions between Washington and Moscow. (Reporting by Mark Hosenball in Washington and Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Jim Finkle and Leslie Adler)Source: Reut... Read more
16d
Channel NewsAsia
Apple to audit development processes after Mac bug discoveredby developers on an Apple forum as early as Nov. 13 as a workaround for problem
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
by developers on an Apple forum as early as Nov. 13 as a workaround for problem accessing administrator accounts. (Reporting by Stephen Nellis in San Francisco and Dougl Busvine in Frankfurt; Editing by Jim Finkle and Andrew Hay)Source... Read more
17d
Channel NewsAsia
SWIFT warns banks on cyber heists as hack sophistication growsreport said. While SWIFT did not say how much money was taken, it said the ban
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
report said. While SWIFT did not say how much money was taken, it said the bank quickly identified the fraudulent payments and arranged for the stolen funds to be frozen. (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto; Editing by Matthew Lewis)Source: Reu... Read more
18d
FOX Business
Siemens, Trimble, Moody's breached by Chinese hackers, U.S. chargesincluding user names and passwords. (Reporting Nick Keppler in Pittsburgh and
FOX Business / Posted 18 days ago
including user names and passwords. (Reporting Nick Keppler in Pittsburgh and Karen Freifeld in New York; Additional reporting by David Alexander in Washington, Georgina Prodhan in London; Writing by Jim Finkle in Toronto; editing by Grant M... Read more
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FOX Business
Siemens, Trimble, Moody's breached by Chinese hackers, U.S. chargesnames and passwords. (Reporting Nick Keppler in Pittsburgh and Karen Freifeld
FOX Business / Posted 18 days ago
names and passwords. (Reporting Nick Keppler in Pittsburgh and Karen Freifeld in New York; Additional reporting by David Alexander in Washington, Georgina Prodhan in London; Writing by Jim Finkle in Toronto; editing by Grant McCool)What do you thi... Read more
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18d
Channel NewsAsia
Siemens, Trimble, Moody's breached by Chinese hackers, US chargesnames and passwords. (Reporting Nick Keppler in Pittsburgh and Karen Freifeld
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
names and passwords. (Reporting Nick Keppler in Pittsburgh and Karen Freifeld in New York; Additional reporting by David Alexander in Washington, Georgina Prodhan in London; Writing by Jim Finkle in Toronto; editing by Grant McCool)Source: R... Read more
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21d
Channel NewsAsia
Uber to disclose price on SoftBank deal early next weektheir shares in a tender thatwill likely take weeks to complete, people familia
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
their shares in a tender thatwill likely take weeks to complete, people familiar with the Nov. 12 agreement told Reuters. (Reporting by Paresh Dave in San Francisco and Liana Baker in New York; Editing by Jim Finkle and Richard Chang)Source: Reu... Read more
22d
Channel NewsAsia
Uber told SoftBank about data breach before telling publicwith the matter. Uber did not say when Khosrowshahi first learned of the breac
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
with the matter. Uber did not say when Khosrowshahi first learned of the breach, or reveal the specific date of its disclosure to SoftBank. (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto and Kanishka Singh in BengalaruEditing by Marguerita Choy)Source: Reut... Read more
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23d
Channel NewsAsia
Canada data shows 10 percent of Haitian border crossers get refugee statusaccommodate up to 200 people at a temporary encampment where asylum seekers hav
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
accommodate up to 200 people at a temporary encampment where asylum seekers have been staying while they await processing by the Canada Border Services Agency. (Reporting by Anna Mehler Paperny; Editing by Jim Finkle and Diane Craft)Source: Re... Read more
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23d
Computerworld (NZ)
Uber breach cover-up triggers flurry of government probesbe decided, and SoftBank could back out if not enough Uber investors are willin
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted 23 days ago
be decided, and SoftBank could back out if not enough Uber investors are willing to sell at the right price. (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto and Heather Somerville in San Francisco; Additional reporting by Diane Bartz in Washington; Editing by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Uber breach, cover-up trigger government probes around the globebe decided, and SoftBank could back out if not enough Uber investors are willin
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
be decided, and SoftBank could back out if not enough Uber investors are willing to sell at the right price. (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto and Heather Somerville in San Francisco; Additional reporting by Diane Bartz in Washington; Editing by... Read more
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23d
Channel NewsAsia
Connecticut attorney general investigating Uber breach - spokeswomannames, email addresses and mobile phone numbers of some 57 million Uber users a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
names, email addresses and mobile phone numbers of some 57 million Uber users around the world as well as the driver license numbers of some 600,000 of its U.S. drivers. (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto; Editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)Source: Re... Read more
23d
Channel NewsAsia
Uber paid hackers US$100,000, concealed data stolen from 57 million accountsan expert in entrepreneurship and technology at the University of Michigan's Ro
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
an expert in entrepreneurship and technology at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business. (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto and Heather Somerville in San Francisco; Additional reporting by Joseph Menn and Stephen Nellis in San... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Uber paid hackers US$100,000, concealed data stolen from 57 million accountsan expert in entrepreneurship and technology at the University of Michigan's Ro
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
an expert in entrepreneurship and technology at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business. (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto and Heather Somerville in San Francisco; Additional reporting by Joseph Menn and Stephen Nellis in San... Read more
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24d
Channel NewsAsia
REFILED: Uber CEO says company failed to disclose massive breach in 2016of every decision we make and working hard to earn the trust of our customers."
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
of every decision we make and working hard to earn the trust of our customers." (This version of the story has been refiled to correct paragraph 1 to data instead of date) (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto; Editing by Tom Brown)Source:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US prosecutors charge Iranian in 'Game of Thrones' hackOffice said that Mesri has not been arrested, but declined to comment on the su
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
Office said that Mesri has not been arrested, but declined to comment on the suspect's whereabouts. An HBO representative could not immediately be reached for comment. (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto; Editing by David Gregorio)Source: R... Read more
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Reuters
Equifax warns on post-breach costs, revenue hitmodel looks at least okay,” said Huff, who has an “equal weight” rating on Equi
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
model looks at least okay,” said Huff, who has an “equal weight” rating on Equifax shares. Equifax also said it has halted a share buyback program. Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto and Aparajita Saxena in Bengalaru; Editing by Meredith Ma... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Equifax warns data breach will hurt future salesdisclosed on Sept. 7 that cyber criminals had breached its systems and accessed
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
disclosed on Sept. 7 that cyber criminals had breached its systems and accessed sensitive information on 145.5 million consumers. (Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto and Aparajita Saxena in Bengalaru; Editing by Meredith Mazzilli)Source:... Read more
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Reuters
Equifax warns data breach will hurt future salessince the company disclosed on Sept. 7 that cyber criminals had breached its sy
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
since the company disclosed on Sept. 7 that cyber criminals had breached its systems and accessed sensitive information on 145.5 million consumers. Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto and Aparajita Saxena in Bengalaru; Editing by Meredith M... Read more
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Reuters
Equifax warns data breach will harm future salesgrowth and margins in the current quarter. He said that the company’s consumer
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
growth and margins in the current quarter. He said that the company’s consumer business would also be “negatively affected” in the fourth quarter. Reporting by Jim Finkle in Toronto and Aparajita Saxena in Bengalaru; Editing by Meredith M... Read more
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Reuters
Nepal bank latest victim in cyber heists, recovers most of the fundsno indication that our network and core messaging services have been compromise
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
no indication that our network and core messaging services have been compromised,” SWIFT added. Reporting by Gopal Sharma, additional reporting by Jeremy Wagstaff in Singapore and Jim Finkle in Toronto; Editing by Richard Balmforth and Matthew L... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
Hacking costs hit Equifaxbell, were down a penny in aftermarket trading at $108.94. The stock is down ar
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted 1 months ago
bell, were down a penny in aftermarket trading at $108.94. The stock is down around 24 percent since Sept. 7, when Equifax disclosed the breach. (Reporting by John McCrank in New York; Editing by Jim Finkle and James Dalgleish) Join the newslet... Read more
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Reuters
Equifax profit falls as hacking costs take tollafter the closing bell, were down a penny in aftermarket trading at $108.94. Th
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
after the closing bell, were down a penny in aftermarket trading at $108.94. The stock is down around 24 percent since Sept. 7, when Equifax disclosed the breach. Reporting by John McCrank in New York; Editing by Jim Finkle and James... Read more
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Computerworld (NZ)
‘Eavesdropper’ vulnerability: Appthority finds hardcoded Twilio credentials in hundreds of appsafter Twilio beat revenue expectations and raised its revenue forecast during a
Computerworld (NZ) / Posted 1 months ago
after Twilio beat revenue expectations and raised its revenue forecast during an earnings report after the markets closed on Wednesday. (Reporting by Stephen Nellis; Editing by Jim Finkle, Leslie Adler and David Gregorio) Join the n... Read more
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Reuters
Equifax profit falls as hacking costs take tollI/B/E/S. Net income attributable to Equifax fell to $96.3 million, or 79 cents
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
I/B/E/S. Net income attributable to Equifax fell to $96.3 million, or 79 cents per diluted share, from $132.8 million, or $1.09 per diluted share, a year earlier. Reporting by John McCrank in New York; Editing by James Dalgleish and J... Read more
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Reuters
Mobile-app errors expose data on 180 million phones: security firmServices in a scan of 20,098 different apps. Those credentials could be used t
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
Services in a scan of 20,098 different apps. Those credentials could be used to access app user data stored on Amazon, Hardy said. A representative with Amazon declined comment. Reporting by Stephen Nellis; Editing by Jim Finkle and Leslie... Read more
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