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S. Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North

S. Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North

The day after the launch, North Korea claimed the fired missile, called Hwasong-12, reached an altitude of 2,111.5 kilometers, suggesting that it was a new type of intermediate-range ballistic missile. The two Koreas - technically still at war after the 1950-53 conflict ended only with a ceasefire instead of a peace treaty - have occasionally clashed along the border.


2 killed in Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma

2 killed in Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma

The majority of damage occurred on the south side of the city, the Elk City Police Department said in a statement . Numerous homes at the Prairie Lakes Estates trailer park were destroyed. A mobile home is a particularly risky place to be during a tornado , according to the National Weather Service. Assessment crews were headed out Wednesday to determine the extent of the damage.


Europol: Cyberattack Threat Escalating As Manhunt Under Way

Europol: Cyberattack Threat Escalating As Manhunt Under Way

But U.K. hospitals, Chinese universities and global firms like Fedex also reported they had come under assault. The ransomware was created to repeatedly contact an unregistered domain in its code. In Japan, a spokesman for Hitachi said the conglomerate discovered problems on Monday morning and its computer networks were "unstable". WannaCry has already caused massive disruption around the globe.


Microsoft points finger at government agencies over randomware cyber-attacks

Microsoft points finger at government agencies over randomware cyber-attacks

It comes after more than 200,000 victims in around 150 countries were infected by the ransomware which originated in the United Kingdom and Spain on Friday before spreading around the world. How to stop WannaCry 2.0 ransomware? The U.K. government's cyber office put it succinctly: "T$3 he way these attacks work means that compromises of machines and networks that have already occurred may not yet have been detected, and that existing infections from the malware can spread within ...


Google makes Kotlin a first-class language for writing Android apps

Google makes Kotlin a first-class language for writing Android apps

Kotlin's primary sponsor is JetBrains , the company behind tools like IntelliJ. Official Google support will be a huge boost for the nascent language, however, and will presumably make working with Kotlin on Android a lot more natural. This means you can add as little or as much Kotlin into your existing codebase as you want, mixing the two languages freely within the same project.



Installing Updates Can Stop Cyberattack — Microsoft Ransomware Patch

National Health Service: At least sixteen NHS organizations have been hit, according to NHS Digital. However, speaking ahead of an emergency ministerial meeting, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt told local media an anticipated second waves of attacks had so far failed to materialize.