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AFC postpones Malaysia vs. North Korea tie in Pyongyang

AFC postpones Malaysia vs. North Korea tie in Pyongyang

A 2019 Asian Cup qualification match between North Korea and Malaysia has been rescheduled due to safety concerns. The game will be re-scheduled to the next best available Federation Internationale de Football Association matchday on Oct 5 as recent developments have forced the AFC to reconsider their earlier decision on the grounds of safety and security.


Possible Reasons Sean Spicer Is Getting Fired As White House Press Secretary

Possible Reasons Sean Spicer Is Getting Fired As White House Press Secretary

In testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe , testifying in place of Comey, promised to tell the panel of any White House meddling into the agency's probe. "Nothing is easier or more pathetic than being a critic", he said, "because they are people that can't get the job done". White House officials insist the firing had nothing to do with the Russian Federation probe, though the president appears to have undermined that assertion during a ...



Bank of England holds rate; trims growth forecast

It said that around 500,000 jobs could have been at risk if the bank had not cut interest rates in August. Her influence may have had an effect, as the MPC's tone was more hawkish than last month, saying the United Kingdom may need a tighter policy that the yield curve now implies.


Bill English reveals likely North Korea cyber attacks on New Zealand

Bill English reveals likely North Korea cyber attacks on New Zealand

North Korea has been mining Bitcoin using illegal software since 2013. The attack affected data at hospitals, government agencies, banks and other businesses across the world. Shadow Brokers, the group that has taken credit for that leak, threatened on Tuesday to release more recent code to enable hackers to break into the world's most widely used computers, software and phones.


European and Asian businesses lack the cyber insurance to protect against ransomware

European and Asian businesses lack the cyber insurance to protect against ransomware

He said many of these systems were too old to patch and that many NHS Trusts did not spend enough time on technical best practices and audits, leaving them vulnerable to a variety of potential cyber-attacks, including ransomware. Meanwhile, some banks said that they are yet to receive this communication from RBI and are waiting for further directions. "Reportedly, the current ransomware problem is affecting older (unpatched) versions of Microsoft software".


NK daily releases detailed report on global WannaCry attack

NK daily releases detailed report on global WannaCry attack

Security Council convened to discuss the North's latest missile test, Haley also said that the U.S.is willing to hold talks with Pyongyang, "but not until we see a total stop of the nuclear progress and of any test there". In a unanimous statement backed by China, the council on Monday strongly condemned the missile test and agreed to take further significant measures, including sanctions.