Born Free pleads with Zambian President to spare the lives of 2,000 wild hippos

Hippo massacre could be bloody reality if government-approved cull goes ahead

In a shocking and secretive move, Zambian authorities have overturned their 2016 decision to suspend the brutal culling of up to 2,000 hippos in the world-famous Luangwa Valley over the next five years. The cull is once again being promoted to trophy hunters as a hunt, this time by the South African hunting outfitter Umlilo Safaris. Wildlife charity, Born Free, who led efforts to stop the slaughter in 2016, is calling for the authorities to urgently re-consider and abort this barbaric agreement that only benefits private safari hunting companies and trophy hunters.

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Greenwich University fined £120,000 for data breach, just days before GDPR implementation

Yesterday, the BBC reported The University of Greenwich has been fined £120,000 ($160,000) by the Information Commissioner. The fine was for a security breach in which the personal data of 19,500 students was placed online. The data included names, addresses, dates of birth, phone numbers, signatures and – in some cases – physical and mental health problems.

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Greenwich University fined £120k for data breach

Yesterday, the BBC reported The University of Greenwich has been fined £120,000 ($160,000) by the Information Commissioner. The fine was for a security breach in which the personal data of 19,500 students was placed online. The data included names, addresses, dates of birth, phone numbers, signatures and – in some cases – physical and mental health problems.

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More Than One-Third of Companies Employ Managed Security Services to Hunt Cyber Threats

Companies Strive to Prioritise Threat Hunting Initiatives Despite Severe Staff and Budget Constraints

LONDON, UK – May 22, 2018Alert Logic, the leading provider of Security-as-a-Service solutions, today announced data from Crowd Research Partners’ 2018 Threat Hunting Report that shows 84 percent of companies agree that threat hunting should be a top security initiative, yet 76 percent believe their Security Operations Centres (SOCs) spend inadequate time proactively searching for newly emerging and advanced cyber threats. This discrepancy has one-third of companies employing managed security services to hunt cyber threats, according to the survey data.

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New device for engine cleaning

May 2018 – It is a fundamental problem of combustion engines: Exhaust emissions and fuel residues dirty the fuel and intake system. Performance levels drop, fuel consumption rises and the exhaust gas values become worse. With the JetClean Tronic II by German additive specialist LIQUI MOLY garages can give the engine and fuel system a thorough cleaning. “The engine breathe freely again and the garage attains additional sales with the service,” says David Kaiser, Research and Development Manager at LIQUI MOLY.

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