Russia just helped North Korea harden its nuclear arsenal against US cyberattacks – Business Insider

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspects the intercontinental ballistic missile Hwasong-14 in this undated photo released by KCNA. Thomson Reuters. Without sharing weapons, nuclear secrets, or any military assets, Russia likely just handed North Korea a meaningful safeguard for its burgeoning nuclear arsenal by hooking the country up with internet.

Equifax breach: 6 things Congress can do to help

Each of the three agencies have credit reports on most, if not all, American consumers and they sell that data to lenders. What Congress can do now is give consumers more control over what companies can see their personal data and when. While that won’t prevent future hacks, it could help consumers protect themselves from identity theft.

Court nixes class-action status for TGI Friday’s drink suit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Liberal U.S. Supreme Court justices on Monday defended the right of workers to bring class-action lawsuits against companies but their conservative counterparts who are in the majority sounded skeptical in the biggest business case of the court’s new term. … 2017-10-02.