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Ukraine detains prankster who mooned during Eurovision

Jamala , who swept to victory in Stockholm a year ago with her song 1944, was returning to the Eurovision stage during a break between the final performance and the beginning of scoring. Last year, Kim Kardashian filed a police report against Sediuk after he assaulted her in Paris. He also breached the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival to try to climb under actress America Ferrera's dress as she posed for photographers.



Microsoft makes fixes free in wake of cyberattack

Once a vulnerable PC becomes infected, the computer will attempt to spread to other machines over the local network as well as over the internet. Security experts tempered the alarm bells by saying that widespread attacks are tough to pull off.


Snapchat shares plummet as Snap Inc's first results are out

Snapchat shares plummet as Snap Inc's first results are out

Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $30.00 price target on shares of Snap in a report on Monday, April 17th. Over time, however, the company introduced new tools and features aimed at engaging users in new ways that also appealed to marketers.


Manhunt for hackers behind global cyber attack

Manhunt for hackers behind global cyber attack

Some researchers warn that copycat attacks could follow. Soon Huss and MalwareTech were communicating about what they'd found: That registering the domain name and redirecting the attacks to MalwareTech's server had activated the kill switch, halting the ransomware's infections - creating what's called a "sinkhole".



China hosts summit on new Silk Road

British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday Britain is a natural partner for China's new Silk Road programme, and as it leaves the European Union (EU) it wants more trade with the world not less. Addressing the forum after Xi, Russian President Vladimir Putin appeared to take aim at the United States, which is not involved in the OBOR initiative.


Microsoft Offers Free Security Fixes After Global Cyber Attack

Microsoft Offers Free Security Fixes After Global Cyber Attack

Not surprisingly, security experts have observed numerous companies opting to pay the ransom to get their businesses back up and running. Patients were asked not to go to hospitals unless it was an emergency and even some key services like chemotherapy were canceled.