A critical partner for the launch of the new iPhone the Company is able to volume produce of 7mm chips, which will drive performance while limiting energy usage in the new iPhones.
"TSMC has been attacked by viruses before, but this is the first time a virus attack has affected our production lines", said TSMC CFO Lora Ho to Bloomberg. Data integrity and confidential information was not compromised. AMD, Qualcomm, Nvidia, Xilinx and several ASIC developers are other 7nm chip customers of the foundry, the sources said. An Apple spokesperson didn't immediately respond to a request for comment on Sunday. "TSMC has taken actions to close this security gap and further strengthen security measures", TSMC said.
"Since TSMC indicated the delayed shipment from this incident will be recovered in the following quarter, we think there will be no meaningful impact on Apple's new coming iPhone", explains Fubon Research, predicting a delay of 1.5 million to 1.7 million next-generation A12 chips.
"Certain factories returned to normal in a short period of time, and we expect the others will return to normal in one day", the company said in its Saturday statement.
The company says the incident will cut third-quarter revenue by about 3 per cent. I can't imagine TSMC's partners are particularly happy but it does seem that things are to get back on track in the following quarter.
This leads us to speculate that the virus could have been introduced by a disgruntled employee who may have wanted a few extra days off work, but that's just our imagination running wild.
TSMC said the virus' spread didn't result from a hack, per se, but rather from human error during the installation of a new tool. To the big questions concerning the financial impact of the virus attack, and the production impact, the TSMC representative was reticent to answer.
Some fluctuations in intensity are expected overnight into Monday, followed by gradual weakening Monday night through Wednesday. More than 700 homes and properties have been destroyed with thousands of people being forced to leave the area.
He added that the armed forces "absolutely repudiate this barbarism in a desperate attempt to destabilize" the government. Maduro, who has a history of accusing US forces of conspiring against him, did not provide any evidence for his claims.
Seagal has said that it's "stupid" to think that Russian Federation or any other country has the technology to tamper with voting. A statement on the ministry's Facebook page on Saturday said the position was "socio-political" and the actor would not be paid.
Police praised revelers this year for good behavior with little interference needed from police beside a few minor drug seizures. The old age pensioners were reported missing and found at Germany's Wacken Open Air festival at 3am.
Her first birthday as a royal! She accessorized with a Philip Treacy fascinator, a favorite milliner of the royal family. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle leave St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle after their wedding in Windsor, May 19, 2018.
You wouldn't have known looking at the two teams and the first 45 minutes were played nearly entirely in United's half. German newspaper BILD report United are looking to swap Martial for Bayern centre-back Jerome Boateng .
Their win-loss ratio here is the third-best for any team at a venue in which they have played 25 or more Tests. And that was enough for the Indian batting line-up, other than Virat Kohli , to fold up meekly in two innings.
In 2014, the cast including Mindy Cohn, Geri Jewell, Lisa Whelchel and Nancy McKeon all got back together for a 35-year reunion. She earned her big break when she joined Lear's Diff'rent Strokes. "I'm grateful for the life I've already had".
Thomas will take enormous confidence into his PGA Championship title defence this week as he seeks a second major title. He has that", McIlroy said. "I got a little choked up when I saw grandma and grandpa over there", Thomas said.
A small plane crashed at a parking lot in Santa Ana, Calif ., killing all five people aboard, according to authorities. The pilot of the Cessna 414 and all four passengers were killed but nobody on the ground was hurt, authorities said.
As per Mirror , Wilfried Zaha is keen on departing Palace this window, and could put in an official transfer request soon. Zaha is thus, a viable target , who will bolster the Blues' attack irrespective of the Brazilian's departure.
A return to the pre-ACA days of health insurance is a return to the days of lifetime and annual limits on coverage. Previously, under the Affordable Care Act, short-term plans were limited to three months.
PepsiCo's Indra Nooyi to step down after 12 years as CEO
Ramon Laguarta, a 22-year PepsiCo veteran who was promoted to president last year, will take over as the CEO, the company said. CEO of PepsiCo Indra Nooyi speaks at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum in New York City, US, September 20, 2017.
Pompeo: United States will enforce sanctions against Iran
China's refusal to comply with United States sanctions, likewise, is a sign that Iran won't be totally cutoff from world markets. For the administration, "if it leads to a wholesale capitulation fine, if it leads to regime change, even better", she added.
Manafort's 'right-hand man' to testify in fraud trial
Prosecutors tightened the noose on Manafort for the tax evasion charges Friday during questioning with Ayliff and Laporta. At the time, DMP International had reported losses of almost $640,000 on its profits and loss statement.
Trump drums up support in OH ahead of special election
The president also blasted Democrats claiming they're pro-crime specifically calling out California Democrat Maxine Waters. The Ohio rally was Trump's third of the week and he has pledged to accelerate his pace further as the midterms approach.
Japan forward Muto joins Newcastle from Mainz
Muto has joined Rafael Benitez 's side from Mainz in the Bundesliga and has become United's fifth signing of the summer. But Benitez clearly feels more must be done, adding: "I am not happy we are looking to just survive every year".
Conor is back: UFC says McGregor will fight Oct. 6 in Vegas
McGregor was arrested, but was sentenced last month to perform five days of community service, avoiding jail time in a plea deal. As it played, Diaz abruptly left the presser he was at and tweeted "I'm not fighting on that show (expletive) the UFC ".
California's raging wildfires cause another death
The fires have burned nearly one-half million acres since June and destroyed more than 2,000 structures, it added. So far, at least 100 buildings have been destroyed by the Mendocino Complex and 650 by the Carr fire.