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In the U.S., banking regulators are examined on Amazon’s cloud, and in April – WSJ

FILE PHOTO: People walk past a capital one banking centre in New York’s financial district January 17, 2013. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

(Ap) – Federal bank regulators had been inspected, Amazon.com Inc. ‘ s (AMZN.D) facility in Virginia earlier in April, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter.

The visit by the us Federal Reserve, the evaluators were, at the same time as the plaintiffs have claimed that a woman in Seattle, which was trying to gain access to Capital One Financial Corp (COF.The database is stored on Amazon’s cloud servers, in the Journal of on.wsj.com/334v73h.

The authorities have investigated in the Amazon, resilience and back-up systems, and described the visit as a first-in, ongoing monitoring of the company, the report added.

Several U.S. lawmakers had called for the oversight of major technology companies such as Amazon, is the expression of a growing concern over the size of the largest technology companies and their power in the market.

The authorities have been allowed to review some of the documents on Amazon’s laptops, but they were not allowed to do anything with them, according to the report, which added that the Federal officials were not made aware of in the Capital city of A breach of security at the time.

Amazon does not immediately respond to a request for comment on Thursday.

Capital One said earlier this week that the 106 million people who had been given to the use of credit cards in the United States and Canada have had their personal data exposed.

The battle, which took place between March 12 and July 17, a result of the share Capital, the decision to store data in Amazon’s cloud unit, Amazon Web Services (AWS), which is an ex-member of staff with the name of Her Boutique has managed to gain access to their personal data.

She was charged with computer fraud, the federal prosecutor in Seattle.

Reporting Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Richard Chang

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