SolarWinds Hackers Accessed Microsoft Source Code, Microsoft Says

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SolarWinds Hackers Accessed Microsoft Source Code, Microsoft Says

WASHINGTON - The hacking group behind the SolarWinds compromise was able to break into Microsoft Corp. and access some of its source code, Microsoft said Thursday, something experts said sent a worrying signal about the spies' ambition.Source code, the...Read More

Star Fintech partners Prudential Laos launching mobile payment ...

Star Fintech and Prudential Life Assurance (Lao) (“Prudential Laos”) has agreed to launch payment services via the U-money platform to enhance the service quality and convenience for customers of both companies. The Memorandum of Understanding was sign...Read More

Wall Street Ends Wild Pandemic Year With Dow, S&P at Record ...

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks ended a tumultuous year with the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P 500 at record highs, as the three major U.S. equity indexes notched solid-to-spectacular yearly gains despite an economy upended by the COVID-19 virus....Read More

Science has delivered, will the WTO deliver?

A proposal by India, South Africa and eight other countries calls on the World Trade Organisation (WTO) to exempt member countries from enforcing some patents, and other Intellectual Property (IP) rights under the organization’s Agreement on Trade-Rela...Read More

OKEx announces mainnet launch of OKExChain – and how to earn its ...

VICTORIA, Seychelles, Dec. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OKEx (, a world-leading cryptocurrency spot and derivatives exchange, is thrilled to announce the launch of OKExChain mainnet. Unlike other exchange chains, OKEx wanted to embody blockchain’s core qualities of openness and decentralization in OKExChain. After more than 10 iterations on the testnet and exhaustive ongoing development, this vision […]Read More

Britain Approves AstraZeneca Vaccine, Offering Hope Amid Surge in ...

LONDON - Britain became the first country to approve the coronavirus vaccine developed jointly by Oxford University and AstraZeneca Wednesday. Scientists say the vaccine could be a game changer in the global fight against the pandemic. Regulators say...Read More