March 19, 2018 – HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – Ucore Rare Metals, Inc. (TSXV:UCU) (OTCQX:UURAF) (“Ucore” or the “Company”) is pleased to comment on the most recent Congressional initiatives to advance the US Coal Region as a domestic Rare Earth Element (“REE”) production district.
Snowploughs at airports may soon be autonomous. For the first time, autonomous snowploughs, 20 metres long and 5.5 metres wide, have cleared snow from a runway. This project, which is known as Yeti and uses technology developed by Semcon, aims to increase efficiency and reduce delays at airports.
Yesterday, news broke that spy chiefs have warned the bosses of Britain’s key power companies to boost their security amid fears of a Russian cyber-attack that could put the lights out. In addition, last week the National Grid was put on alert by officials from the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and given advice on how to improve its defences to prevent power cuts.
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News broke over the weekend that Cambridge Analytica, a big data company focused on political and commercial ad campaigns, paid for illegally obtained personal information of 50 million Facebook users in order to build a system that could profile individual US voters.
New research from Cylance identifies for the first time the use of a compromised core router as one of the tools wielded by the threat actor that has recently been accused by the United States government of acting in the interests of Russia to attack government agencies and organisations in the “energy, nuclear, commercial facilities, water, aviation, and critical manufacturing sectors.”
This is a discovery whose significance far outweighs its size, given that core router compromises are considerably harder to detect, analyse, patch, and remediate than compromises of PCs.