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Europol Suggests Ransomware Cyber-attack Could Grow

Europol Suggests Ransomware Cyber-attack Could Grow

The ransomware encrypted data on the computers, demanding payments of $300 to $600 in Bitcoins to restore access. The cyber attack that crippled NHS computer systems is the biggest of its kind ever launched, security chiefs have said. The attack exploited a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that was patched in March but not on machines that had not been updated or patched, according to NPR .


Passengers Get Into Fist Fight On Southwest Flight

Passengers Get Into Fist Fight On Southwest Flight

The fight recorded on a phone by another passenger involved three people on the plane. Many passengers jumped out their seats, attempting to break the two men up. "The guy who started it, according to the victim, 'this guy just started going insane on me'". Following that, a brutal bout of fisticuffs broke out between two men who were heading back to LAX from Japan.



Huge cyberattack ebbs as investigators work to find culprits

It was a very exciting moment. Hutchins is part of a global community of cyber guards who patrol the Internet for cybercrime and try to thwart it before anyone is victimized. Hutchins' mother Janet, a nurse, couldn't be prouder - and was happy to have the veil of anonymity lifted. Later Taiwanese state media said the WannaCry cyber attack infected computers in 10 schools, the national power company, a hospital and at least one private business.



OPEC crude production rises in April - IEA

Moreover, in line with stronger recent performance from the U.S. shale sector, the IEA has revised upwards its expectation throughout 2017 and expects total United States crude production to exit the year 790,000 barrels per day higher than at the end of 2016, which is an upward revision of 100,000 barrels per day since last month's report.



White House denies Donald Trump revealed highly classified information to Russians

Earn 1 CPE credit and learn about government's data center optimization strategy with analysis from Justice and State departments. It's unlikely that Trump has broken any law. McMaster says the president did not discuss details that were not already known publicly. The reports comes as federal officials continue an ongoing investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, which saw Trump winning the Electoral College vote.


Baird Upgraded Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) To Outperform

Baird Upgraded Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) To Outperform

InterRent REIT is a growth-oriented real estate investment trust engaged in increasing Unitholder value and creating a growing and sustainable distribution through the acquisition and ownership of multi-residential properties. There are 2 hold ratings, 3 buy ratings on the stock. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRE) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.46" was first published by Sports Perspectives and is the property of of Sports Perspectives.