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May 13, 2017 8:20 PM Global ‘Wana’ Ransomware Outbreak Earned Perpetrators $26,000 So Far — Krebs on Security

As thousands of organizations work to contain and clean up the mess from this week’s devastating Wana ransomware attack, the fraudsters responsible for releasing the digital contagion are no doubt counting their earnings and congratulating themselves on a job well done. But according to a review of the Bitcoin addresses hard-coded into Wana, it appears 10

May 13, 2017 3:54 PM COAS visits LOC; appreciates effective response to Indian CFVs, high morale of troops

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday visited troops deployed along Line of Control in Nikial Sector and was briefed on situation by the local commander. He appreciated high state of operational readiness, effective response to Indian Cease Fire Violations (CFVs) and high morale of troops, said a press release of Inter 13

May 13, 2017 2:35 PM Global cyber attack slows but experts see risk of fresh strikes

SINGAPORE/FRANKFURT A global cyber attack described as unprecedented in scale forced a major European automaker to halt some production lines while hitting schools in China and hospitals in Indonesia on Saturday, though it appeared to die down a day after its launch. Capitalising on spying tools believed to have been developed by the U.S. National Security 25

May 13, 2017 2:19 PM AP FACT CHECK: Searching for truth in Trump-FBI tumult

WASHINGTON — Riding a maelstrom over his firing of the FBI chief, President Donald Trump says the White House people who speak for him cannot be counted on to get facts straight. Nor, it must be said, can he. What to believe from the fog of contradiction coming from the White House will not be settled any time soon. Over the past week, Trump spun inaccuracies 30

May 13, 2017 7:32 AM The 11 candidates Trump is considering for FBI director

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is considering nearly a dozen candidates to succeed ousted FBI Director James Comey, choosing from a group that includes several lawmakers, attorneys and law enforcement officials. White House officials said Friday the president was moving expeditiously to find an interim FBI director along with a permanent replacement 44

May 13, 2017 6:34 AM Major Cyber Attack Hits Companies, Hospitals, Schools Worldwide

London/Madrid: A global cyber attack leveraging hacking tools believed to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency has infected tens of thousands of computers in nearly 100 countries, disrupting Britain's health system and global shipper FedEx. Cyber extortionists tricked victims into opening malicious malware attachments to spam emails 17

May 13, 2017 5:27 AM France's Macron angers ally with parliament picks

Paris - Tensions over French president-elect Emmanuel Macron's bid to redraw France's political map burst into the open Friday as a key ally was left furious ahead of crucial parliamentary elections next month. Macron angered fellow centrist Francois Bayrou and faced mockery from his opponents after his La Republique En Marche (REM, Republic on the Move) 11

May 13, 2017 4:49 AM FBI chief sacking: 'Four to be interviewed' to replace Comey

The first interviews to find a replacement for fired FBI Director James Comey take place on Saturday. Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe is among four people who will meet with Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his deputy Rod Rosenstein. President Trump has faced a backlash for sacking Mr Comey, who had been investigating alleged Russian meddling in the US election 42

May 13, 2017 3:57 AM France’s Macron faces first challenges ahead of swearing in

President-elect Emmanuel Macron attends a ceremony to mark the anniversary of the abolition of slavery Wednesday May 10, 2017 in Paris. (Eric Feferberg, Pool via AP) Tensions over president-elect Emmanuel Macron’s bid to redraw France’s political map burst into the open Friday as a key ally was briefly angered ahead of crucial parliamentary elections 23

May 12, 2017 11:32 PM NASA delays debut launch of $23 billion moon rocket and capsule

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. NASA has delayed the first launch of its heavy-payload rocket until 2019 and decided against an idea floated by the White House to put astronauts aboard the capsule that is set to fly around the moon, the U.S. space agency said on Friday. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration had hoped to launch the Space Launch System 30