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Japan foreign minister puzzles followers with bizarre 'bacon' tweet

National May 21, 2019

Japan foreign minister puzzles followers with bizarre 'bacon' tweet

Bemused followers of Foreign Minister Taro Kono were left scratching their heads Tuesday after a bizarre tweet about bacon, sparking tongue-in-cheek speculation he could be tweeting classified information in code. "Ah, bacon is in fact ^%£$+*.!%...." Kono tweeted in Japanese from his verified account to ...

WhatsApp discovers spyware that infects with missed call alone

World May 14, 2019

WhatsApp discovers spyware that infects with missed call alone

Spyware crafted by an "advanced cyber actor" has infected multiple targeted mobile phones through the popular WhatsApp communications program without any user intervention, via in-app voice calls even if they are not answered, the company that operates the service has said. The Financial Times identified ...