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LONDON–While passwords can be changed following a breach, fingerprints cannot, which is why so many are concerned here over news that the fingerprints of more than one-million people were discovered on a publicly accessible database for a company used by the likes of the U.K. Metropolitan Police, defense contractors and banks.

MADISON, Wis.—A farmers’ cooperative in rural Kenya has commissioned a new crop irrigation system thanks to an agricultural lending product developed by World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) and the Kenya Union of Savings and Credit Co-operatives Ltd. (KUSCCO).

NEW YORK—Hackers based in North Korea have been able to steal an estimated $2 billion using cyberattacks on international financial and crypto organizations, according to a new report, which said the funds have been put toward development of its nuclear program.