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Ex-Dividend Reminder: Cabot Oil & Gas, Valero Energy and Marathon Oil

Ex-Dividend Reminder: Cabot Oil & Gas, Valero Energy and Marathon Oil

Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Cabot Oil & Gas Co.'s Q3 2018 earnings at $0.30 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.36 EPS and FY2018 earnings at $1.21 EPS. Finally, Heartland Advisors Inc. raised its position in shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Co.by 4.1% in the first quarter. LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Co.


Spain says several firms hit by cyberattacks

Spain says several firms hit by cyberattacks

The National Health Service in England has had numerous hospitals and doctor's offices hit, and a number of private companies have reported a similar attack. The hacked screen informs users that unless they pay within three days, the amount will double. Kaspersky said the malware was released in April by a hacking group called Shadow Brokers which claimed to have discovered the flaw from the NSA.



'Major Disruption' As UK Hospitals Hit By Cyber Attack

Hackers launched a massive cyber attack. "The National Cyber Security Centre is working closely with NHS digital to ensure that they support the organisations concerned and that they protect patient safety". The Prime Minister said the ransomware hit was "not targeted" at the health service but was part of a wider assault on organisations across a number of countries.



Cyber strike on UK hospitals is 'international attack': PM

The malware was sent via email with a file attached to it. Computers were infected with what is known as "ransomware" - software that freezes up a machine and flashes a message demanding payment to release the user's data. Wana Decryptor exploits a Windows flaw that was patched in Microsoft's Security Bulletin MS17-010 in March. The tool, which was leaked by a group known as Shadow Brokers, had been stolen from the N.S.A.as part of a wide swath of tools illegally released in 2016.



North Korea calls US-South Korea plot a `declaration of war'

South Korea can't solve the North Korean nuclear crisis alone, nor is it likely to be the key player that initially brings Pyongyang to the negotiating table. As KCNA announced the allegations last week, it also said North Korea was embarking on a campaign to root out suspected foreign agents. But the system has led to a deep schism in relations between Beijing and Seoul, prompting widespread boycotts in China of popular South Korean brands.