5 Chinese nationals among those charged with cyberhacking that victimized over 100 people and companies worldwide

(CNN)Five Chinese and two Malaysian international cyberhackers were indicted in federal court on Wednesday for allegedly intruding on over 100 companies and people in the US and abroad through online games to launder “millions of dollars,” the Justice Department announced Wednesday. “The intrusions, which security researchers have tracked using the threat labels ‘APT41,’ ‘Barium,’ ‘Winnti,’…

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EU Smacks Mastercard with $650 Million Fine for Doing What Credit Card Companies Do Best

Home – News By CCN.com: The European Commission on Tuesday slammed Mastercard with a 570.6 million euro ($650 million) fine after finding the company guilty of breaching antitrust rules. According to information released by the EU regulatory body, the original fine was reduced by 10 percent because Mastercard cooperated with the Commission during the investigation.…

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