Business

NSA hackers threaten to sell secrets

NSA hackers threaten to sell secrets

WannaCry's worm-like capacity to infect other computers on the same network with no human intervention appear tailored to Windows 7, said Paul Pratley, head of investigations & incident response at United Kingdom consulting firm MWR InfoSecurity.


Foot Locker Disappoints Investors In First Quarter

Foot Locker Disappoints Investors In First Quarter

Clearbridge Invs Limited Liability holds 0.06% of its portfolio in Foot Locker, Inc . Finally, AQR Capital Management LLC boosted its position in Foot Locker by 6.9% in the first quarter. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, April 11th. This represents a $1.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.69%. Foot Locker's payout ratio is now 23.71%.



Trump called Comey a 'nut job;' White House aide under investigation

Wittes, who is a friend of Comey and an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump, says that the then-FBI director expressed overt reservations about then-unconfirmed Rosenstein during a relatively casual lunch. A discordant note was sounded by Republican Representative Jason Chaffetz, chairman of the House of Representatives Oversight Committee, who praised Mueller's credentials but said: "I don't think they should have appointed someone".



OPEC panel looking at deepening, extending oil production cuts

OPEC will be meeting the other oil producers on May 25 to choose the augmentation. U.S. production has also increased and will continue to do so, especially if additional cuts help boost the price. Crude stocks at the Cushing, Oklahoma, delivery hub USOICC=ECI rose by 35,000 barrels, EIA said. This is reflected in a near-record level of production.



Microsoft To Make Money From Recent Ransomware Hack

Avast, an global security software firm that claims it has 400 million users worldwide, said the ransomware attacks rose rapidly Saturday to a peak of 57,000 detected intrusions. While the attack did hit networks, the access point to those networks was through computers that had not been updated with a patch Microsoft released in March.