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22 million WannaCry ransomware attack attempts blocked by Symantec

Sir David asked in the letter. But older systems, including Windows XP which hasn't seen official support since 2014, were still vulnerable. But the kicker is that Microsoft had already issued a fix for this flaw nearly two months ago. Some researchers have found evidence they say could link North Korea with the attack, but others are more cautious, saying that the first step is shedding light on even the most basic questions about the malware itself.



Russian Federation doesn't supply arms to YPG in Syria, Putin says

USA -backed Kurdish-led Syrian forces are advancing toward Raqqa after capturing several nearby towns and villages recently. "The US and Russian Federation know very well that without us, there can be no political solution in Syria". The move comes after U.S. President Donald Trump gave his authorization to equip the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, the SDF's most powerful element, to help in the Raqqa assault.


North Korea Teases Nuclear Capabilities

North Korea Teases Nuclear Capabilities

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemned Pyongyang over Sunday's launch, saying its defiance of UN resolutions was "a threat to peace and security in the region". The launch complicates the new South Korean president's plan to talk to the North, and came as U.S., Japanese and European navies gather for joint war games in the Pacific.



Ian Poulter to compete at PGA Championship

Fellow South Korean golfer Sang Moon Bae is now serving in the military after a court ruled against his case to avoid conscription to continue playing on the PGA Tour. The 41-year-old enjoyed his best finish of the year at TPC Sawgrass just three weeks after he thought he had lost his PGA Tour card, and his share of second propelled him to 58th in the FedExCup standings after starting the week ranked 136th.


Donald Trump hits back over Russian information sharing

Donald Trump hits back over Russian information sharing

The U.S. official said that Trump boasted about his access to classified intelligence in last week's meeting with Lavrov and Kislyak. One of those fears, ABC News reports , is that the spy responsible for the information could be killed in retaliation.



Blowback from Comey sacking hits Trump as White House tries to reset

Sen. Lindsey Graham, chairman of a judiciary subcommittee investigating Russian Federation, said that Comey should testify before his Senate panel about his discussions with Trump over Flynn, who resigned earlier this year. An official said McCabe was aboard one of them. He was the third interviewee of the day. The White House insists that reports saying Donald Trump provided classified information to the Russian foreign minister and ambassador are false.