Update: Alaska Airlines Connection RestoredSeattle-based Alaska Airlines has fixed the computer problem that delayed flights Monday across its 64-airport network on the West Coast and in Mexico and Canada, and operations slowly were returning to normal.
Significant Flight Delays for Alaska AirlinesSeattle-based Alaska Airlines says at 7:30am Pacific Time on Monday, October 8, a fiber network cable problem in the Midwest caused a system wide failure of their computer system. The outage is preventing customers from checking in and is causing delays systemwide.
Man Charged With Stealing 44,000 Credit Card Numbers By Hacking Into Sales SystemFederal prosecutors say a 21-year-old Dutch national coordinated the theft of about 44,000 credit card numbers worldwide, including some from the Boeing Employees Credit Union, by hacking into the sales system of businesses.