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Britain to arrest criminal behind NHS cyber attack: Home Secretary

Britain to arrest criminal behind NHS cyber attack: Home Secretary

Tests and scans have been delayed, and patients reported being left in agony because pain relief prescriptions were frozen. Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust said it has not been affected by the attack but Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust communications manager Roy Probert said the trust is still remaining vigilant.


Special Olympics torch arrives in Missoula

Special Olympics torch arrives in Missoula

On Monday, May 16, 2017, area law enforcement joined together for the Special Olympics Torch Run. The Special Olympics Torch will be carried west on Court Street, to 5 and Court. Several people from the community and local organizations are also running. The torch will make its way across the state over the next three days to its final destination in Spearfish.


Europol: Ransomware Attack Compromised 200K Computers in Over 150 Countries

Europol: Ransomware Attack Compromised 200K Computers in Over 150 Countries

Raiu said it is not necessary that the hackers are connected with the ransomware attacks . "This free clinic is for any SME which has been affected by the attack or is concerned by it". Problems with cyber security in NHS organisations were highlighted previous year by Dame Fiona Caldicott, the national data guardian, who warned that issues were given insufficient priority and that health bodies persisted in using obsolete computer systems, The Times said.


NHS cyberattack: Trusts were told about security patch last month

NHS cyberattack: Trusts were told about security patch last month

He added that there is concern that family doctors' surgeries could be struck on Monday when they open. "While the vast majority are running contemporary systems, we can confirm that the number of devices within the NHS that reportedly use XP has fallen to 4.7%, with this figure continuing to decrease".


'WannaCry' impact not so serious in India, says govt

'WannaCry' impact not so serious in India, says govt

The exploitation of EternalBlue, suspected to have been developed using a hacking method leaked from US National Security Agency , allows the malware to spread through file-sharing protocols set up across the internal networks of organisations, many of which criss-cross the globe, according to Financial Times.



Donald Trump defends sharing 'facts' with Russian Federation

Germany is heavily dependent on US intelligence. The Kremlin has dismissed reports that Donald Trump shared classified information with Russian officials last week as "complete nonsense". As Trump prepares for his first foreign trip for the Middle East and Europe, lawmakers from both parties demanded a full accounting of the conversation with the Russian diplomats that some feared could lead to exposure of confidential informants helping US intelligence officials counter the Islamic State.