UK Parliament investigates cyberattack on user accounts

British officials were investigating a cyberattack Saturday on the country’s Parliament after discovering “unauthorized attempts to access parliamentary user accounts.”

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China's Business-Unfriendly Cybersecurity Stance


China’s parliament earlier this month passed a law aimed at addressing the country’s concerns about hacking and terrorism, which has spiked concerns among foreign businesses and human rights advocates. One interpretation of the new law is that it only codifies China’s existing cybersecurity practices. However, 46 global business groups across a variety of industries didn’t see it that way. They outlined potential problems in a letter sent to Chinese Premier Li Keqiang this summer, when the measure was pending.

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Sri Lankan teen hacks president's website to demand exam reschedule

It’s no secret that exam schedules can be annoying, but would you write your country’s president to voice your concerns?

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Kansas couple sues over hellish IP address quirk

A Kansas couple whose farmhouse became the nexus of seemingly the entire country’s internet misdeeds is suing the company they say is responsible, Courthouse News Service reports.

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Hackers breach computer networks of prestigious US law firms

Hackers broke into the computer networks at some of the country’s most prestigious law firms, and federal investigators are exploring whether they stole confidential information for the purpose of insider trading, according to people familiar with the matter.

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EU says Irish government hasn't handed over full data in Apple tax case

Article Image Ireland has yet to supply all the data asked for by the European Commission in its investigation of the country’s tax deals with Apple, a spokesman for the organization said on Wednesday.

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Indian government ready to push through approval of local Apple Stores – report

Article Image The Indian government is said to be preparing to fast-track approval of the country’s first Apple Stores, detouring normal rules about foreign ownership.

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Apple continues expansion in second-tier Chinese cities with new Shenyang store

Article Image Chinese consumers in the country’s frigid northeastern region will soon have another Apple Store to visit, as the company is set to open its second location in Shenyang on Saturday.

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No censorship in Chinese Internet, says China's top censor

China’s cyber chief rejected criticism of the country’s Internet censorship Wednesday. The comments by Lu Wei, head of the Cyberspace Administration of China, came ahead of next week’s state-sponsored World Internet Conference in the town of Wuzhen.

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Apple announces Chinese iPhone and iPad trade-in program

Apple iPhone and iPad owners living in Greater China are now able visit one of the country’s 18 Apple Store locations to trade in their old hardware for store credit, which can subsequently be applied to a new device purchase.



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Fraud worries force TurboTax to halt state filings

The parent company of TurboTax, the country’s most popular do-it-yourself tax preparation software, temporarily halted transmission of state e-filing returns for nearly 24 hours over fears of fraudulent filings.

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Amazon chases Indian dollars, but faces big challenges

Amazon’s recent $2 billion investment in India highlights both the country’s potential for online retailers and the challenges it presents.

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Apple shoots down Chinese state media accusations targeting iOS privacy, location tracking

Apple’s website in China has published a detailed response to accusations by the country’s state owned media, refuting claims that iOS tracks users’ locations in a firm but politely worded statement.



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