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Amazon accused of handing out its users’ personal data

Daniel Cooper reports: Eric Springer is not happy, mostly because he believes that Amazon let a nefarious type get at his account. In a blog over at Medium, Springer revealed that he was the victim of a “social engineering” hack that exposed his details to an unnamed third party. With just a rough idea of...

U.S. & China agree to stop conducting economic espionage in cyberspace

Ellen Nakashima and Steven Mufson report: The United States and China have agreed that neither country will conduct economic espionage in cyberspace in a deal that addresses a major source of tension in the bilateral relationship. The pact also calls for a process aimed at helping to ensure compliance. Read more on Washington Post....