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TransAsia Airways Flight 235 that crashed shortly after takeoff from Taiwan’s capital this week, that took the lives of at least 35 people, went down because both engines lost power. Taiwanese authorities nevertheless believe the pilots of the plane deliberately steered the propjet aircraft away from buildings in downtown Taipei in the final moments before the crash as part of an effort to minimize casualties.
What would you do if someone knocked on you door and said they had just bought your credit card number off the internet? That’s exactly what the Problem Solvers did with victims of two massive credit card breaches. The intent was not to defraud, but to expose how easy it is for anyone to do the same and question why steps aren’t being taken to stop it. It’s surprisingly sophisticated and operates much like a typical online store. There are already changes being worked on to keep thieves from being able to steal information.