The 'WannaCry' malware: A public service announcement indirectly from the NSA

The company reacted to the attacks with a blog post that is worded strongly, thereby criticizing governments for information about vulnerabilities about cybersecurity as stockpiling and likening the WannaCry attack as some Tomahawk missiles got sto... More..

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Paytm to start payments bank operations from May 23
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Paytm to start payments bank operations from May 23

Much awaited India's largest digital wallet player Paytm will start its payment bank operation from 23rd May. "We recently received approval from RBI for Renu Satti to be the CEO", a Paytm spokesperson told E...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

North Korea missile program progressing faster than expected, Seoul says

North Korea on Sunday launched what appeared to be its longest-range ballistic missile yet, saying it was capable of carrying a "heavy nuclear warhead" in a test aimed at bringing the USA mainland within reach....More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Amazon's Echo Show Includes a Built-In Touch Screen

The "things" it can show you are photos, YouTube videos, weather forecasts, music lyrics, to-do lists, and security cameras (for the truly affluent), and chat with other Echo users. A previous report from AFT...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sudan's Bashir, wanted for war crimes, invited to Trump summit

The trip will begin in Saudi Arabia and also will include stops in Israel, where McMaster said the president will visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and say a prayer at the Western Wall, and the Vatican, wh...More..

Global Geo-Political Series: Trump-Erdogan Hints at New Era of Relations
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Global Geo-Political Series: Trump-Erdogan Hints at New Era of Relations

John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said the Trump-Russia reports were "deeply disturbing" and said they could impede allies' willingness to share intelligence with the U.S. "As it is ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

"Nothing Further to Add": Spicer Shuts Down Questions on Trump's Tapes Tweet

Asked to clarify whether there were any tapes as Trump suggested, Spicer said he had nothing further to add to the president's tweets. But early Friday afternoon, MSNBC had Clapper on to explain, once and for...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Bank of England says rates may need to rise before late 2019

However, forecasts for 2018 and 2019 were revised up from 1.6 per cent and 1.7 per cent to 1.7 per cent and 1.8 per cent respectively. Today's Quarterly Inflation Report from the Bank of England comes at a ...More..

Wannacry Attack: North Korea Links Alleged by Google Researcher
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wannacry Attack: North Korea Links Alleged by Google Researcher

Cyber security researchers around the world have said they have found evidence that could link North Korea with the WannaCry cyberattack. Choi also cited an accidental communication he had previous year with ...More..

Ransomware Hack of UK Hospitals Part of Global Cyber Attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Ransomware Hack of UK Hospitals Part of Global Cyber Attack

Britain´s National Cyber Security Centre and its National Crime Agency were looking into the United Kingdom incidents, which disrupted care at National Health Service facilities. Security experts are advisin...More..

Security researchers: North Korea possible source of WannaCry cyber attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Security researchers: North Korea possible source of WannaCry cyber attack

United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley on Tuesday warned that the United States could look to broaden sanctions regarding North Korea to include countries that provide aid to the isolated nation. Its researcher ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Why Is American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL) Moving So Hard, So Fast?

They noted that the move was a valuation call. Zacks Investment Research cut American Airlines Group from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 8th. American Airlines Group...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

The UO is taking steps to protect campus from ransomware

For the UK's National Health Service, the problem is perhaps more acute. At the same time, Weber noted that the attack could prompt more people to shun digital technology and turn back to analog systems that ...More..

North Korea's missile programme progressing faster: Defence Minister
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

North Korea's missile programme progressing faster: Defence Minister

Security Council condemned the weekend launch of a new long-range missile and demanded Pyongyang halt weapons tests. However, the official was quick to add that the top office hasn't set an explicit condition...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Financial Update of Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM)

A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in KIM. 5,000 Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM) shares with value of $120,346 were bought by COOPER MILTON . The first value is calculated by ...More..

Seoul's defense chief confirms THAAD radar detected N. Korea's missile launch
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Seoul's defense chief confirms THAAD radar detected N. Korea's missile launch

The election of Moon Jae-in as South Korea's president marks the re-emergence of a major player that had been silenced for five crucial months because of the country's political paralysis, which ended with the ...More..

BHP should take Elliott's activism as a compliment
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

BHP should take Elliott's activism as a compliment

While a 4.1% stake is quite impressive to the rest of us not in the three-comma club, the reality is that it is quite hard to influence what is far more than a $100 billion company when you combined the debt an...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump's leaks to Russian officials could discourage U.S. allies from sharing intelligence

Trump later was informed that he had broken protocol and White House officials placed calls to the National Security Agency and the CIA looking to minimize any damage. From what I've seen of Donald Trump is, wh...More..

Macron Picks Conservative Prime Minister
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Macron Picks Conservative Prime Minister

Although the extra background checks on ministers' "tax status" and possible conflicts of interests were the reasons given for the delay, it is also possible 39-year-old Macron needs more time to complete a d...More..

South Korea says communication channel with North must reopen
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

South Korea says communication channel with North must reopen

US Ambassador Nikki Haley accused North Korea on Tuesday of intimidating the entire global community with its nuclear program, military ability and cyberattacks, and said any country that doesn't implement Uni...More..

Sweeping the globe: So, what is the WannaCry cyber attack all about?
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sweeping the globe: So, what is the WannaCry cyber attack all about?

Under former President Barack Obama, the U.S. government created an inter-agency review, known as the Vulnerability Equities Process, to determine whether flaws should be shared or kept secret. Experts say this...More..

Return to path of denuclearization: United Nations to North Korea
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Return to path of denuclearization: United Nations to North Korea

Russian President Vladimir Putin has condemned North Korea's latest missile launch, but warned that the world should talk to Pyongyang rather than threaten it. Australia's prime minister has called on China to ...More..

Embattled White House lurches from crisis to crisis
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Embattled White House lurches from crisis to crisis

Corker paused for several seconds, shrugged and then said, "Sure". So, that's the "great intel" Trump bragged about to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Israel has in the...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump asked Federal Bureau of Investigation boss to drop Flynn inquiry

Yet U.S. allies and some members of Congress expressed concern bordering on alarm. US President Donald Trump asked then-FBI director James Comey to end the agency's investigation into ties between former Whit...More..

Jared Kushner Details Trump Israel-Saudi-Vatican Trip
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Jared Kushner Details Trump Israel-Saudi-Vatican Trip

After the Vatican, Trump will make stops in Brussels and Sicily for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and G-7 meetings. "It will lead to, we believe, enhanced cooperation between the USA and Arab and Islam...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Pvt. Chelsea Manning set for release after 7 years in prison

However, the jailed transgender army private was later acquitted of the most serious charge, aiding the enemy. Former President Barack Obama granted Manning clemency during his final days in office. "Chelse...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS), AT&T Inc. (NYSE

BMO Capital Markets upgraded Oasis Petroleum from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and lifted their price target for the company from $14.26 to $18.00 in a research note on Friday, March 31st...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

(UNP) Position Boosted by Boys Arnold & Co. Inc

Other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. American National Bank now owns 1,432 shares of the railroad operator's stock valued at $152,000 after buying an additional 1,265 shares in the...More..

Market round-up: Euro soars amid Trump concerns
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Market round-up: Euro soars amid Trump concerns

European shares ended little changed on Tuesday as disappointing earnings updates weighed on banks and pharma stocks, but a well-received outlook from Vodafone helped Britain's FTSE 100 FTSE touch a record hi...More..

Is Oclaro, Inc. (OCLR) a good buy?
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Is Oclaro, Inc. (OCLR) a good buy?

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Oclaro from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $11.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, April 5th. Moving average is significa...More..