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A string of bugs when chained together created the perfect attack to gain access to someone's Microsoft account — simply by tricking a user into clicking a link. Sahad Nk, an India-based bug hunter, discovered that a Microsoft subdomain, "success.office.com," had not been properly configured, allowing him to take it over.
Microsoft president Brad Smith is calling on the federal government to step in and pass laws to prevent the abuse of facial recognition technologies.
Qualcomm’s (QCOM) stock price has been under pressure in 2018. All of the semiconductor companies have felt pressure amid US-China trade war concerns and global uncertainty. Qualcomm’s stock price has declined almost 9% in the past year as of December 4. Qualcomm stock fell ~7.4% in November amid global pressure and a major sell-off in the tech sector in October.
On November 29, Tech Data (TDC) announced its third-quarter earnings. The strong earnings growth and outlook resulted in Tech Data’s stock gaining by around 20% the day earnings were announced. In an interview with CNBC’s Jim Cramer on December 10, Tech Data CEO Rich Hume said, “Hybrid cloud is clearly the mode of the future.” Why did he say that?
Currently, Apple (AAPL) shares are trading at $169.60. The stock is trading 27% below its 52-week high of $233.47. The shares have declined close to 25% since the beginning of October, which indicates a return of 1.7% since the beginning of 2018.
Shares of payment company Square (SQ) fell 7.5% on December 7 to close trading at $60.78. Square stock has generated returns of -13% this month and -39% since the start of October.
The tech sector saw another day of market correction on December 7. The Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLK) fell 3.5%, while the VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF (SMH) fell 3.8% on the day.
Jonathan Tepper and Denise Hearn argue in their new book, The Myth of Capitalism , that investors Warren Buffett and Peter Thiel hate competition and love monopolies.
Evercore's (EVR) strong balance sheet position and strong fundamentals are key positives. However, rising expenses deter its bottom-line growth.
The cloud is ever-changing, and sorting out the winners and losers in the cloud can be like, well, predicting the weather.
With U.S. liquefied natural gas exports set to surge by almost 80 percent in 2019, traders in America face a new reality: expansion exhaustion. As more and more international players participate in U.S. gas markets, the price of market security is eternal vigilance. John Kilduff, a New York-based hedge-fund manager, has learned that you can’t rest on the increasingly volatile U.S. Henry Hub gas market.