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'WannaCry' cyber attack hits 200000 victims in at least 150 countries: Europol

'WannaCry' cyber attack hits 200000 victims in at least 150 countries: Europol

Europe's police agency Europol said Sunday the attack had already affected more than 100,000 organizations with so-called ransomware, which locks computer files unless the user pays money. In many c...

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Trump reportedly considering replacing Spicer with Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle

Almost four months into his tenure, Trump's White House is suffering from a credibility crisis that has only grown worse in light of the bungled Comey firing. "I've heard from a large number of indivi...

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6 updates on the worldwide ransomware attack

It comes as the former U.S. national intelligence director said the global "ransomware" attack could grow much larger when people return to work. The event will run from 12.30-1.30pm tomorrow (Tue...

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How to protect yourself from the massive ransomware attack

How to protect yourself from the massive ransomware attack

Attacks on hospital data and patients were "despicable at the basic level", he said. But UK hospitals, Chinese universities and global firms like Fedex also reported they had come under assault. Exper...

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UN Security Council Rips North Korea Missile Test, Threatens New Sanctions

UN Security Council Rips North Korea Missile Test, Threatens New Sanctions

Han said Sunday's test-launch was "successful in flight". Japanese officials say the missile flew for about 30 minutes, traveling about 800 kilometers (500 miles) and reaching an altitude of 2,000 k...

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Global pushback curbs cyberattacks but disruption goes on

Microsoft released a security update in March to protect computers from the virus. Security Minister Ben Wallace said the government used to contract for computer services across the entire NHS bu...

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Worldwide ransomware attacks: What we know

Cyber Peace Foundation (CPF), a Ranchi-based NGO that runs a research project monitoring cyber attacks, saw a 56-fold increase in breach attempts at sensors installed across eight states in the countr...

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48000 ransomware attack attempts seen in India: Quick Heal Tech

Also known as "WannaCryptor 2.0" or simply "WCry 2.0", the virus hits Russian Interior Ministry, Russian Railways and mobile service provider Megafon. Software updates often contain lots of patches th...

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Wannacry ransomware attack: How safe are Aadhaar cards, banks or even ATMs?

Wannacry ransomware attack: How safe are Aadhaar cards, banks or even ATMs?

The keen surfer, who reportedly lives in Devon, was praised by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) for his part in tackling the ransomware's propagation around the world. "Or we could potentiall...

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Erdogan visits Trump amid US, Turkey friction

Erdogan visits Trump amid US, Turkey friction

Erdogan is sure to bring up this matter in Washington , and he is a man that Trump seems to respect. The U.S. Justice Department thanked him and sent him away with no news of progress. And it raises ...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer trolls OH crowd, sings MI fight song

Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer trolls OH crowd, sings MI fight song

Chad Smith took to the stage at Ohio State on Sunday night and sang the University of MI fight song. But drummer Chad Smith had a special surprise for the Columbus crowd once the setlist was comp...

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How big is Colorado's drug problem?

How big is Colorado's drug problem?

CT ranked in the 8th percentile for that category and 4th percentile for teenagers offered, sold, or given an illegal drug on school property in the past year. West Virginia had the most per capita ov...

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WannaCry outbreak reveals why governments shouldn't hoard vulnerabilities

The software tools to create the attack were revealed in April among a trove of NSA spy tools that were either leaked or stolen. Consumers are also at risk. Security researchers say they encounter...

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USA should not stockpile cyber weapons, Microsoft says

The ransomware targets the MS17-10 vulnerability in the Windows SMB. Apple is not invulnerable to ransomware attacks, "a common misconception", one expert tells CNBC . Beware of unknown emails, esp...

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Trump Threatens Fired FBI Director Comey With 'Tapes'

President Donald Trump warned ousted FBI Director James Comey today against talking to the media, suggesting there might be tapes of conversations between the two men that could contradict his account...

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Needle Moving Activity Spotted in Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGMO)

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc , formerly Sangamo BioSciences, Inc , is a clinical-stage biotechnology company. The company reported an impressive total r...

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Chargers release Orlando Franklin

Chargers release Orlando Franklin

The team also announced it has released guard Orlando Franklin . Franklin signed a five-year, $36.5 million deal ($16.5 million guaranteed) with San Diego in the 2015 offseason. Denver never missed ...

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Reach of 'Ransomware' Attack Could Expand, Experts Warn

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) also asked all banks to put in place a software update at ATMs to prevent their systems from a malware that has attacked payment systems across the world. No details ...

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World Health Organization confirms second Ebola case in Congo outbreak

World Health Organization confirms second Ebola case in Congo outbreak

A total of nine cases, including three deaths so far, are being investigated. Ebola is a highly infectious virus spread through contact with bodily fluids, and testing shows the latest outbreak in...

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Girls Have Reportedly Been Released By Boko Haram

Eighty-two schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in 2014, were freed Saturday in exchange for the release of suspected militants, according to a statement from the Nigerian president's off...

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RompHim Kickstarter Wants to Make Rompers for Men a Thing

RompHim Kickstarter Wants to Make Rompers for Men a Thing

But it's also pretty darn comfortable, and it may just be the start of a fashion revolution", the RompHim claims on its Kickstarter page. The Chicago-based business is initially launching with f...

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Netanyahu Claims Embassy Move To Jerusalem Would 'Advance' Peace Process

The relocation of the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem was one of US President Donald Trump's campaign promises. "It will do the opposite", his office said in a statement. The P...

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Severe weather possible Tuesday, early Wednesday in Oklahoma

Thursday night: Showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Winds could gust as high as 20 miles per hour. TuesdayA 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Wedne...

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State's Top Cop Reflects On The Sacrifices Made By Law Enforcement

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement last week announced it concluded a six-week nationwide operation targeting gangs that made 1,378 arrests, including 1,095 were confirmed as gang members and ...

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7 people killed in fire at Ohio home

7 people killed in fire at Ohio home

The family dog also was killed. He says he learned about the fire from a cousin. In a separate development, authorities in Kirkersvilled, Ohio, were trying Monday to piece together the events that l...

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Ransomware Attacks 2017: 4 Things to Know About the WannaCry Cyber Attacks

Scottish health secretary Shona Robison said: "We are aware of a number of health boards affected by potential cyber incidents and the First Minister will chair a resilience meeting shortly". David Ke...

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ObamaCare Architect: GOP Health Care Bill is Inadequately Funded

Meanwhile, Rep. John Katko, R-24 of Syracuse, was not swayed to support the amended legislation. "She should be ashamed of her vote to take that health care away". "However, there is significant unc...

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Governments Must Treat Cyber Attack as 'Wake-Up Call — Microsoft President

The WannaCry worm locks users out of their computers and demands that victims pay hundreds of dollars to regain control of their information. The Japan Computer Emergency Response Team Coordinatio...

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10-year-old boy overdoses on marijuana-infused sour gummy candy

10-year-old boy overdoses on marijuana-infused sour gummy candy

The incident occurred Sunday night when the child's father let the boy sit alone in the family's vehicle, where the child found a package of "pink lemonade belts" - sour gummies laced with medical mar...

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WannaCry attacks are only the beginning

WannaCry attacks are only the beginning

A global cyberattack leveraging hacking tools widely believed by researchers to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency hit worldwide shipper FedEx, disrupted Britain's health syste...

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