Chinese-made GPS trackers are highly vulnerable, researchers say

Chinese-made GPS trackers are highly vulnerable, researchers say

A popular Chinese-made automotive GPS tracker used by individuals, government agencies and companies in 169 countries has severe software vulnerabilities, posing a potential danger to life and limb, national security and supply chains, cybersecurity researchers have found. A report by the Boston cybersecurity firm BitSight says the flaws could let attackers remotely hijack device-equipped vehicles, … Read more

CPP Investments braced for prolonged downturn as inflation soars

CPP Investments braced for prolonged downturn as inflation soars

John Graham, the CEO of the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, in Toronto, on Mar 22, 2021.Fred Lum/the Globe and Mail As inflation soars and stock markets swoon, the head of the country’s largest pension plan has a reassuring message for 21 million citizens who look to the Canada Pension Plan for a portion of … Read more

Why Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira risked their lives in the Amazon

Why Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira risked their lives in the Amazon

Sao Paulo CNN — Dom Phillips and Bruno Araujo Pereira, veterans of the Amazon, would have known the risks they faced when they set off for Atalaia do Norte in the Brazilian rainforest’s remote Javari Valley – a trip that ended in tragedy, after Brazilian authorities said Friday they had identified the remains of Phillips. … Read more