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Korea possibly behind 'WannaCry' ransomware

Korea possibly behind 'WannaCry' ransomware

The source for WannaCry ransomware, which has spread to 150 countries, may be Pyongyang or those trying to frame it, security analysts say, pointing to code similarities between the virus and a malware attributed to alleged hackers from North Korea.


Ransomware attack had 'nearly zero' impact in India: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Ransomware attack had 'nearly zero' impact in India: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The most disruptive attacks were reported in the United Kingdom, where hospitals and clinics were forced to turn away patients after losing access to computers. The cyber criminals have demanded a fee of about Dollars 300 in crypto-currencies like Bitcoin for unlocking the device. ATMs has seen as being vulnerable since nearly all of them run on Windows software.


Millionaire tells millennials: if you want a house, stop buying avocado toast

Millionaire tells millennials: if you want a house, stop buying avocado toast

Gurner has amassed almost half a billion dollars since buying his first investment property when he was just 19 years old. Tim Gurner , a luxury property developer in Melbourne responsible for over $3.8bn in projects, is facing heat for comments he made on 60 Minutes in Australia, implying that young people can't afford to buy property because they're wasting money on fancy toast and overpriced coffee.


Ex-Nomura Traders Latest Sued by SEC Over Lies About Bonds

Ex-Nomura Traders Latest Sued by SEC Over Lies About Bonds

According to the SEC, Chan agreed to settle the charges by repaying $51,965 plus $11,758 in interest and a $150,000 penalty. To view the full article, register now. The case against Im continues, the SEC said. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said Kee Chan , a former Nomura managing director, "deliberately misled and lied to customers" on numerous occasions from 2010 to March 2012, including by making up "colorful but entirely fictitious exchanges" with customers on the other ...



Arsenal sweating over Oxlade-Chamberlain injury ahead of Stoke trip

However, after beating Manchester United, Southampton and now Stoke in the last three matches, the 67-year-old showed few signs of backing down in the face of strident criticism. Only the top four teams at the end of the season qualify and Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger would love to secure a 20th successive Champions League season.


Italy tries to bolster Libyan coast guard, despite humanitarian concern

Italy tries to bolster Libyan coast guard, despite humanitarian concern

The pace of migrant crossings is expected to pick up as the weather improves. "If we don't resolve Southern Libya's problems, we will not resolve the migrant issue", Abdulsalam Kajman, vice president in the UN-backed government headed by Fayez Seraj, told the newspaper Corriere della Sera.