Report: Hackers penetrated Nasdaq computer network

A newspaper is reporting that the computer network that runs the Nasdaq Stock Market in New York has been penetrated by hackers multiple times during the past year.


Hipchat-Maker Atlassian Begins Trading Up 32% at $27.67, Valued At $5.8 Billion

After pricing its IPO at $21, above the expected range of $19 to $20, Atlassian began trading up 32% at $27.67 in its debut on the Nasdaq today. This gives the company a valuation of $5.8 billion.

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Tech earnings drive stocks up

Earnings gains from big U.S. companies are pushing the stock market higher.

Microsoft led the Dow Jones industrial average up after reporting a jump in sales of tablet computers.


“NASDAQ is owned.” Five men charged in largest financial hack ever

Ars Techica- Five Eastern European men have been charged with operating a global hacking operation that infiltrated some of the world's biggest financial institutions, pilfered data for more than 160 million credit cards, and created hundreds of millions of dollars in losses.

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