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Indonesia’s Tokopedia probes alleged data leak of 91 mln users

SINGAPORE (Reuters) — Tokopedia, Indonesia’s largest e-commerce platform, said it was investigating an attempted hack and claims that the details of millions of its users had been leaked online.

“We found that there had been an attempt to steal data from Tokopedia users,” a spokesman for the company said in a statement late Saturday.

“However, Tokopedia ensures that crucial information such as passwords remains successfully protected behind encryption.”

“At this moment, we continue to investigate further into this matter and there is no additional information that we can share,” the statement added.

Data breach monitoring firm Under the Breach published

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China criticized for alleged African coronavirus discrimination

GUANGZHOU — China is facing heated criticism amid allegations of mistreatment of Africans in the country over the novel coronavirus.

Rumors of Africans spreading the virus have circulated and led to discrimination in which nationals from the continent are said to have been put in quarantine — whether they are infected or not — with some being evicted from their homes.

“There are no Africans here. They have all been taken to hotels to be isolated,” said a guard taking people’s temperature in the southern city of Guangzhou, which has a sizable African community.

According to the local government, there

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