Feds Capital One suspect may have hacked 30plus companies

SEATTLE — Federal prosecutors say a woman charged in a massive data breach at Capital One may have hacked more than 30 other organizations.Paige Thompson, of Seattle, was arrested last month after the FBI said she obtained personal information from more than 100 million Capital One credit applications. There is no evidence the data was sold or distributed to others.In a memorandum filed ahead of a court hearing Thursday, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Seattle said servers found in Thompson’s bedroom contained data stolen from more than 30 unnamed companies, educational institutions and other entities.Prosecutors said much of that data did not appear to contain personal identifying information. Investigators are still working to identify the affected organizations.Thompson’s attorney did not immediately respond to an email seeking comment Wednesday.The Associated Press read more

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Most actively traded companies on the TSX

by The Canadian Press Posted Sep 29, 2014 3:30 pm MDT TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:Toronto Stock Exchange (14,960.51, down 16.41 points):B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Down one cent, or 0.44 per cent, to $2.28 on 11 million shares.Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace. Up three cents, or 0.80 per cent, to $3.77 on 8.2 million shares.Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU). Oil and gas. Up 30 cents, or 0.75 per cent, to $40.53 on 5.1 million shares.Carlisle Goldfields Ltd. (TSX:CGJ). Miner. Down 0.5 cents, or 16.67 per cent, to 2.5 cents on 5 million shares.Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Insurance. Down nine cents, or 0.42 per cent, to $21.54 on 3.9 million shares.Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Miner. Down seven cents, or 1.03 per cent, to $6.72 on 3.9 million shares.Companies reporting major news:Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. (TSX:CP). Transportation. Up $3.85, or 1.68 per cent, to $232.43 on 586,165 shares. The Calgary-based company has received approval to more than double the amount of stock it can purchase under its 2014-15 share buyback program, having reached the maximum available under the initial plan. The company will now be able to repurchase and cancel up to 12.65 million common shares by mid-March 2015 — an increase of 140 per cent from the previous limit.Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Oil and gas. Down 20 cents, or 0.37 per cent, to $53.61 on 2.1 million shares. The company is looking to diversify beyond its core North American oil shipping business, eyeing opportunities to grow its presence outside of Canada and the United States and invest in more natural gas pipelines and power generation. CEO Al Monaco told shareholders Tuesday its vast North American oil network will contribute the “lion’s share” of earnings through 2018, but Enbridge will look for ways to become a bigger player in areas that only contribute about 10 per cent of its earnings today.Sherritt International Corp. (TSX:S). Miner. Down 39 cents, or 11.17 per cent, to $3.10 on 2.4 million shares. The Toronto-based company has released new reserve and resource estimates for the Ambatovy mining project in Madagascar, showing increased economically viable tonnage but lower nickel and cobalt ore grades. Ambatovy is one of the largest holdings for the company, which co-owns the mining operation with Sumitomo of Japan, Korea Resources, and Montreal-based SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC) Engineering. Down 15 cents, or 0.29 per cent, to $51.57 on 331,593 shares. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Most actively traded companies on the TSX read more

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