Pfizer’s Strike Still Strong Against Covid. Israel Data Upgrade Prospect

As Israel struggles with a rise in new coronavirus cases, the health ministry said on Thursday that although the efficacy of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is high against serious diseases, its protection against coronavirus infection has decreased significantly compared to this winter and early spring. Analyzing government national health statistics, researchers concluded that Pfizer’s vaccines gave …

India Blocks Mastercard from Adding Customers Due to Data Breach

NEW DELHI — India on Wednesday banned Mastercard from adding new customers to the country over allegations that it violated the country’s data storage laws, a blow to the company in a market it has invested heavily in expansion. The Reserve Bank of India said Mastercard failed to comply with its 2018 mandate to only …

Washington Post Correspondents’ Attempt to Seize Email Data Arrived One Day Ago

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department searched the email records of three Washington Post reporters a day before William P. Barr stepped down as attorney general and made a final effort to identify who had told the paper about conversations between Trump campaign officials and the Russian ambassador. showing new unsealed court documents. The December 22 …