Boris Johnson expected to win race to be UK's next leader CNN news: Source link"Boris Johnson expected to win race to be UK's next leader"
The university, which alerted police, was subject to a “sophisticated and malicious” phishing attack. BBC News Source link"Lancaster University students' data stolen by cyber-thieves"
Thousands of universal credit claimants will get back payments after a court ruling of discrimination. BBC Politics News: Source link"Universal credit: Disabled people to get backdated benefit payments"
Almost two years after a major data breach hit Equifax, the company has finally agreed to a global settlement with the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC). As per the proposed terms of the deal, the consumer credit reporting agency will shell out as much as $700 million to settle with federal agencies and 50 US states and territories. Here are the details: $300 million to cover free credit monitoring services for impacted consumers. The company…"Equifax to pay $700m for breach that exposed 147 million Americans’ data"
The collision outside a Sydney police station led authorities to a A$200m drug bust. BBC World news: Source link"Australia drug runner crashes meth van into police car"
When Microsoft reported its FY19, Q4 earningsÂ last week, the numbers were mostly positive, but as we pointed out, Azure earnings growth has stalled. Productivity and business, which includes Office 365, has also mostly flattened out. But slowing growth is not always as bad as it may seem. In fact, it’s an inevitability that once you start to reach Microsoft’s market maturity, it gets harder to maintain large growth numbers. That said, AWS launched the first…"In spite of slowing growth, Microsoft has been flexing its cloud muscles"
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Facebook’s Messenger Kids app is built around a simple premise: children shouldn’t be able to talk to users who haven’t been approved by their parents. But a design flaw allowed users to sidestep that protection through the group chat system, allowing children to enter group chats with unapproved strangers. For the past week, Facebook has been quietly closing down those group chats and alerting users, but has not…"Facebook design flaw let thousands of kids join chats with unauthorized users"
South Korean fighter jets fired warning shots at a Russian military aircraft Tuesday after it violated the country’s airspace, the country’s defense officials said. CNN news: Source link"South Korea fires warning shots at Russian military aircraft"