Health insurance data breach affects nearly half of France’s population, privacy regulator warns

Health insurance data breach affects nearly half of France’s population, privacy regulator warns

Data on more than 33 million people in France, approximately half the population, was compromised in a cyberattack at the end of January, according to the country’s privacy watchdog. The Commission Nationale Informatique et Libertés (CNIL) announced this week it had been informed by two health insurance companies, Viamedis and Elmer’s, about the incident. It…

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Tesla warns of ‘notably lower’ sales growth in 2024

Tesla warns of ‘notably lower’ sales growth in 2024

By Natalie ShermanBusiness reporter, New York Getty Images Tesla is forecasting a sharp sales slowdown this year, becoming the latest car company to warn of sagging demand. Elon Musk’s electric vehicle (EV) maker said growth would be “notably lower” than in 2023, when deliveries rose 38%. The company’s shares fell by almost 6% in extended…

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COVID loan repayment deadline an ‘anvil around the necks of business,’ Toronto advocate warns

COVID loan repayment deadline an ‘anvil around the necks of business,’ Toronto advocate warns

Local businesses in Toronto are facing a looming deadline to repay — or refinance — tens of thousands of dollars each in government-backed emergency loans offered during the COVID-19 pandemic. The upcoming deadline means small- and medium-sized businesses and non-profit organizations eligible to receive a portion of their loans forgiven could lose out on that forgiveness…

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