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TAP cyberattack: Portuguese president’s personal data stolen

Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, along with MPs, members of the government and security forces, are among the customers of state-owned airline TAP whose data was stolen, as confirmed on Friday. The flagship carrier had said the previous day that hackers had stolen some of their customers’ personal data and posted it on the

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Entertainment

uber: No private user data compromised in cyber breach : Uber

Carpooling platform Uber said on Saturday that no private information of its users was exposed in the data breach by an 18-year-old hacker. In a recent statement, the company said its investigation and response efforts are continuing. “We have no evidence that the incident involved access to sensitive user data (like ride history),” Uber said.

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Health

Covid-19 in wastewater data now publicly available

The National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) said whether they are symptomatic or not, people infected with Covid-19 can shed the virus in their stool. The NICD said global experience shows that levels of coronavirus in sewage reflect the burden of disease in the community. Variants of Covid-19 can be identified in wastewater through the

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Health

New CDC data: STD rates soar in 2021

“Monkeypox floods these programs and interrupts our ability to diagnose and treat other STIs,” said David Harvey, executive director of the National Coalition of STD Directors. “It highlights the fact that safety net clinics that provide essential services are in desperate need of federal support.” Public health officials warn their limited resources could be stretched

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