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Computer expert: Everyone potentially at risk of ransomware

Computer expert: Everyone potentially at risk of ransomware

He said most of the time hackers use ransomware to go after big corporations, but they can go after people on their personal computer. In the case of WannaCry specifically, the software demands that the victim pays a ransom of $300 in bitcoins at the time of infection.



Comey documented 'everything he could remember' after Trump conversations

Then-FBI Director James Comey is sworn to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee. The White House did not respond Tuesday when asked to address the president's remark about imprisoning reporters. On Monday, The Washington Post reported that Trump shared classified intelligence with Russian officials visiting Washington , D.C., last week. The two top Republicans in Congress, House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, were muted in their response to Trump ...



South Korea, US Stay Firm On North Korea

President Moon Jae-in greets USA official Matthew Pottinger at Cheong Wa Dae on Tuesday. Exports rose to $180 billion last month, up 8 percent from a year earlier, according to Chinese customs data. The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says North Korea is intimidating the global community with its nuclear program, military ability and cyberattacks.



Western Wall Not Part of Israel

The senior PLO official is convinced of Abbas' awareness that there will be no two-state solution as long as Netanyahu is prime minister. The new US Ambassador, David Friedman, just arrived in Israel and his first visit was to the Western Wall where he said he "prayed for the president".



Besieged White House denies, defends as new bombshells hit

President Donald Trump watches Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan depart the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Trump disclosed classified information in that meeting. All 33 Democrats on the House Oversight and Judiciary Committees penned additional letters to the chairmen of both panels demanding an investigation into the actions of Trump, Attorney General Jeff Sessions and top White House aides - and whether they "engaged in an ongoing conspiracy to obstruct the criminal, ...