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In The Wake Of Wannacry, Microsoft Demands Governments Stop 'Hoarding' Exploits

While the NSA has not commented on either the WannaCry attack or Microsoft's response, Tom Bossert, President Trump's Homeland Security advisor discussed at Monday's daily White House press briefing that the infection rate has been relatively low in the USA compared to overseas infection rates, and that no federal systems have been compromised.


Amazon's streaming software powers new smart TVs

Amazon's streaming software powers new smart TVs

Just like on the Fire TV stick, Alexa can also control your smart home devices, like your Philips Hue lights or thermostat. I can't speak for the display quality, as I only spent a few minutes looking at the Element and Westinghouse Fire TV Editions in a brightly lit conference room.



AstraZeneca plc (AZN) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital

The SI to Patrick Industries's float is 3.99%. Cerulli Joseph M sold $133,947 worth of stock or 1,980 shares. Another trade for 8,252 shares valued at $695,881 was sold by GENDELL JEFFREY L ET AL. The stock of BTG plc (LON:BTG) has "Overweight" rating given on Tuesday, August 25 by JP Morgan. Plantronics, Inc.is engaged in the design, manufacture, and distribution of headsets for business and consumer applications, and other specialty products for the hearing impaired.


UK spending money to strengthen cyber security of health system - Fallon

UK spending money to strengthen cyber security of health system - Fallon

Several hospital trusts have been hit by a huge cyber attack across UK. Forty-eight NHS trusts, a fifth of the total in England and Wales, have been affected, causing disruption to routine procedures and emergency services, including the cancelling of operations and postponement of cancer treatments.


What we know so far about the WannaCry attack

What we know so far about the WannaCry attack

But, as Smith noted, after the company became aware that details of the vulnerability had been made public, it released a security update to patch the hole in March. The ransomware attack has affected more than 200,000 victims in 150 countries, said Rob Wainwright, head of law enforcement agency Europol. Kyodo News said one personal computer was affected at one office at East Japan Railway Co., but train services were not affected.



Microsoft Blames Spy Agencies for Ransomware Disaster

Approximately 200,000 computers in at least 150 countries were infected with the ransomware known as " WannaCry " on Friday, May 12. He says that the updated version of the ransomware along with the other variants would continue to haunt computers all over the world.