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Newly discovered vulnerability raises fears of another WannaCry

SINGAPORE A newly found flaw in widely used networking software leaves tens of thousands of computers potentially vulnerable to an attack similar to that caused by WannaCry, which infected more than 300,000 computers worldwide, cybersecurity researchers said on Thursday.

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India's Infosys touts plan to hire Americans in face of visa pressures

SAN FRANCISCO Infosys Ltd, the India-based computer services giant, on Wednesday touted its new strategy to hire and train 10,000 American workers over the next two years at the company's annual leadership meeting in San Francisco.

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Exclusive: Wannacry hits Russian postal service, exposes wider security shortcomings

MOSCOW Russia's postal service was hit by Wannacry ransomware last week and some of its computers are still down, three employees in Moscow said, the latest sign of weaknesses that have made the country a major victim of the global extortion campaign.

World, Russia, Cybersecurity May 24 2017

Microsoft to buy cyber security firm Hexadite for $100 million: report

JERUSALEM Microsoft has agreed to acquire cyber security firm Hexadite for $100 million, Israeli financial news website Calcalist reported on Wednesday.

Deals, May 24 2017

Brazilian ride-hailing app 99 raises $100 million from SoftBank

SAO PAULO Japan's SoftBank Group Corp agreed to invest $100 million in Brazilian ride-hailing app 99, the startup said on Wednesday, capping off a fund-raising round totaling more than $200 million.

May 24 2017

'Clash of Clans' maker Supercell buys majority stake in UK's Space Ape

HELSINKI Finnish mobile game maker Supercell has acquired a majority stake in London-based game studio Space Ape, the British company said on its website.

Deals May 24 2017

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