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Regulators Around the World are Circling Facebook by CECILIA KANG and ADAM SATARIANO

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By CECILIA KANG and ADAM SATARIANO

Facebook revealed that it expects a record fine from the F.T.C. That could be one of many moves against the company by governments on four continents.

Published: April 24, 2019 at 07:00PM

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Amazon Expanding One-Day Prime Shipping as Sales Growth Slows by KAREN WEISE

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By KAREN WEISE

Most revenue still comes from website sales, but other services, including cloud computing and advertising, provide an outsize chunk of profits.

Published: April 24, 2019 at 07:00PM

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Uber Said to Plan I.P.O. Price Range Valuing Company as High as $90 Billion by KATE CONGER

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By KATE CONGER

The world’s largest ride-hailing company was said to be planning an initial pricing of $44 to $50 a share.

Published: April 24, 2019 at 07:00PM

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Security Vulns in Microsoft Products Continue to Increase

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The good news: Removing admin privileges can mitigate most of them, a new study by BeyondTrust shows.

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New EternalBlue Family Member Takes Aim at Asian Web Servers

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Beapy is a new malware variant that’s storming across China, leaving cryptominers in its wake.

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New York Attorney General to Investigate Facebook Email Collection by MIKE ISAAC

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By MIKE ISAAC

The social media company’s latest dust up with regulators is tied to the company’s collection of email lists from new users.

Published: April 24, 2019 at 07:00PM

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Cyberattackers Focus on More Subtle Techniques

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Spam has given way to spear phishing, cryptojacking remains popular, and credential spraying is on the rise.

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