"Where did not expect": Yahoo fined at £ 250k for violating the old rules for working with PD

The other day, the Office of the British Commissioner for Information fined Yahoo for failing to comply with the Data Protection Act of 1998. The reason was the leakage of personal data of 500 thousand citizens of Great Britain, which occurred in 2014. We tell about this situation.
 
 
"Where did not expect": Yahoo fined at £ 250k for violating the old rules for working with PD

 
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How come


 
In 201? cybercriminals cracked Yahoo's servers and stole the credentials of half a million users, including phone numbers, birthdates, passwords, questions for account recovery and answers to them. Theft was ...[/h]
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Spanish football application La Liga has made its users involuntary informers

A popular football application with more than 10 million downloads during its next update unexpectedly asked Android-smartphone users permission for interaction with a microphone and GPS.
 
 
Spanish football application La Liga has made its users involuntary informers While people all over the world are eagerly watching the development of events at the World Cup 2018 in Russia, millions of the most active football fans may have met with such a clear threat of surveillance for the first time in their lives. A piquant feature of the situation was that every person facing this problem theoretically can not only suffer himself, but also expose the threat to an indefinite circle of people ...
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Week of feedback in Crossover

If you had to get a job through the HR department, here are some standard phrases that you get after a week of silence and a couple of letters and calls to the responsible persons from the organization of interest: "we found a more suitable candidate", "you do not fit us" "This vacancy is already closed", "* illegible mooing *". No matter how much they say that a neutral answer is "care" about a candidate, it's all about resources, and instead of ephemeral care, a person gets a jump in blood pressure and a feeling that the N-hours were wasted.
 
 
Week of feedback in Crossover ...
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Programming Contest: Trade

Programming Contest: TradeCompany Hola again announces a competition for programming! Winners are expected to receive prizes:
 
 
 
First place: 3000 USD.
 
Second place: 2000 USD.
 
Third place: 1000 USD.
 
The jury may award at its discretion a special prize of 400 USD.
 
If you send someone a link to this contest, putting our address is in CC, and this person will take the prize place, you will receive half of the prize amount (of course, not to the detriment of the winner's award). For one winner, only one person can receive such an award - the one who sent the link first.
 
 
Authors of interesting solutions ...
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ngCinimex - Angular Moscow Meetup (02/07/2018)

ngCinimex - Angular Moscow Meetup (02/07/2018)

About the event


 
ngCinimex - this is a mime of the company "Cinimex", dedicated to FrontEnd-development on Angular. Expertise of our specialists allows us not only to share our experience, but also to contribute to the development of the whole direction. We will be glad to see everyone interested! Admission is free, the number of seats is limited. Please register by going to by reference .
 
Angular Moscow and the company Cinimex , a live ...[/h]
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In Russia, the law on crypto-currencies will soon work: what will this change for market participants

In Russia, the law on crypto-currencies will soon work: what will this change for market participants  
 
In the fall of 201? the Russian president instructed the Central Bank and the government to develop legislative measures to regulate the sphere of crypto-currency and lock-up. According to the list of instructions of the president, new laws should be earned on July ? 2018.
 
 
Six months later, in May 201? the State Duma of Russia in the first reading approved bills "On Digital Financial Assets", "On attracting investments using investment platforms" and "On digital rights".
 
 
Until the day X, when the new measures take effect, there is not much time left, and there is not much clear and structured ...
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Annotations of compilation time for the example @Implement

Annotations of compilation time for the example @Implement
 
 
We all like to catch errors at the compilation stage, instead of runtime exceptions. They are easiest to eliminate, the compiler itself shows all the places that need fixing. Although most problems can only be detected when the program is started, we try to do this as soon as possible. here and here . The most important method in it is process. In which we can get a list of all the annotated elements and conduct the necessary checks.
 
 
@Override
public boolean process (Set
, returned by the getClass () method. For example, they can be compared to find out if the types ...
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Analysis of blockage, or why the mixer broke?

Based on the materials of my report at the conference "Digital Transformation" in Moscow on April 1? 201?
 
I'm interested in how the blockade works. Not only what are the algorithms, cryptography, platforms and crypto-currencies. For me, blockade is not only a technology, but also a new kind of life, a new universe. If you doubt this, take a look at this Aragon tokens sales graph:
 
Analysis of blockage, or why the mixer broke?
 
All these addresses, smart contracts, tokens constantly interact with each other, and behind them stand the actions of people, organizations and robots. Without this interaction, the blocking and crypto-currencies would ...
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Fujitsu fi-4750C in Windows 10 through Adaptec 78xx SCSI

Fujitsu fi-4750C in Windows 10 through Adaptec 78xx SCSIThe story may seem trivial and look only as an example of a successful use of the search engine. However, it contains a working solution, found through a long selection of working options, and I hope to help someone put into operation the iron that collects in the warehouse.
 
unofficial drivers 64 bit on the site http://r-massive.cellarseer.com (unfortunately, the site is silent about the history of their creation), which should have been guaranteed to start in Windows 8.? and as practice also showed in Windows 10.
 
For installation, it was necessary to disable signature verification ...
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Background. YouTube Music and YouTube Premium: what it is and how they differ

On June 1? YouTube launched Music and Premium services in Russia. At the price of a cup of coffee per month, Google will be able to upload video and music to the smartphone's memory and play content when the screen is off. This can be used for free, but please see the advertisement.
 
 
Background. YouTube Music and YouTube Premium: what it is and how they differ
 
 

What is YouTube Music?


 
YouTube Music is Google's music service where you can watch clips and listen to music. He sorts content by genre, artist, album, concert and mood. Based on your location, search history and views (including regular YouTube), Music service dynamically puts on the main screen of your favorite ...[/h]
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