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Hackers hijack government websites to mine crypto-cash

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) took down its website after a warning that hackers were taking control of visitors’ computers to mine cryptocurrency. Security researcher Scott Helme said more than 4,000 websites, including many government ones, were affected. He said the affected code had now been disabled and visitors were...

W. R. Berkley Corporation Reports Third Quarter Results

Net Income of $221 Million, Return on Equity of 19.2% Third quarter highlights included: The combined ratio was 93.9%. Investment income increased 9.3%. Realized pre-tax gains of $176 million, including $135 million from the sale of Aero Precision Industries. Total capital returned to shareholders of $139 million, including $62 million...

Growth Strategy – W. R. Berkley Corporation

Growth Strategy W. R. Berkley Corporation By focusing on specialty insurance, where expertise is a must, insurer W. R. Berkley has seen its market share grow dramatically. As William R. Berkley hands the reins over to his son Robert, both expect a seamless transistion. Read the full article