October 16, 2017 – HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – Ucore Rare Metals, Inc. (TSXV:UCU) (OTCQX:UURAF) (“Ucore” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that Advisory Board Member and former Army Senior Acquisition Executive Dean Popps has published an op-ed highlighting the criticality of developing a domestic supply of rare earth elements (REE) and the looming threat to the ability of the United States to win future wars without strategic near term action.
We Heart It, an image-sharing site used by 40 million teens, has contacted its users alerting them that their personal data may have been compromised. The company discovered a possible security breach last week that involved over 8 million accounts, it said on Friday. The breached details include email addresses, usernames and encrypted passwords for We Heart It accounts created between 2008 and November 2013. Although the passwords were encrypted, they are not secure, the company notes.
News broke yesterday evening that Pizza Hut customers are reporting fraudulent activity on their cards, after the pizza giant reported a card breach. The company have suggested only a few accounts were breached, but users are suggested they were not informed until two weeks after.
News broke yesterday that every Wi-Fi connection is potentially vulnerable to an unprecedented security flaw that allows hackers to snoop on internet traffic. The vulnerability is the first to be found in the modern encryption techniques that have been used to secure Wi-Fi networks for the last 14 years. In theory, it allows an attacker within range of a Wi-Fi network to inject computer viruses into internet networks, and read communications like passwords, credit card numbers and photos sent over the internet.
News broke yesterday that in the wake of the massive hack of Equifax, U.S. banks are leveling up their anti-fraud game in response to the fact that 143 million Americans have now had their official data stolen. That is about half of the population of the U.S. — and the vast majority of the adult population.
Security researchers have revealed that all Wi-Fi connections are potentially vulnerable to an unprecedented security flaw that allows hackers to snoop on internet traffic. The vulnerability, dubbed “Krack”, has been described as a “fundamental flaw” in wireless security techniques by experts. Apple, Android and Windows software are all susceptible to some version of the vulnerability, which is not fixed by changing Wi-Fi passwords.
Pizza Hut has suffered a data breach, and a hacker has stolen payment card details, the company admitted on Saturday in an email sent to affected customers. According to the email, shared on social media by some recipients, affected customers placed orders on the company’s mobile app or website between the morning of October 1 and midday on October 2.
It has been reported that our home networks may be vulnerable to attack by hackers, thanks to a ‘severe’ security flaw. Computer security experts are on high alert after it emerged encryption algorithms designed to protect people’s privacy online have been cracked.
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