Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Blame game for cyber attacks grows murkier as spying, crime tools mix | Reuters

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Cyber attack eases, hacking group threatens to sell code | Reuters

NHS cyber-attack causing disruption one week after breach | Society | The Guardian

NYTimes.com: Hackers Hide Cyberattacks in Social Media Posts

From The New York Times:

Hackers Hide Cyberattacks in Social Media Posts

A recent attack on the accounts of Defense Department employees suggests how easily people can be duped into clicking on dangerous links.

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/28/technology/hackers-hide-cyberattacks-in-social-media-posts.html?mwrsm=Email


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Monday, May 29, 2017

British Airways vows 'never again' after costly IT collapse

British Airways vows 'never again' after costly IT collapse
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-airports-heathrow-idUSKBN18P01O

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Microsoft issues 'highly unusual' Windows XP patch to prevent massive ransomware attack

Microsoft issues 'highly unusual' Windows XP patch to prevent massive ransomware attack
https://www.theverge.com/2017/5/13/15635006/microsoft-windows-xp-security-patch-wannacry-ransomware-attack


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Hacking Attack Has Security Experts Scrambling to Contain Fallout

Hacking Attack Has Security Experts Scrambling to Contain Fallout
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/13/world/asia/cyberattacks-online-security-.html


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Europol: Ransomware attack is of unprecedented level

International investigation needed to identify culprits of biggest-of-its-kind cyber-extortion attack, Europol says.
http://aje.io/ud6c

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Friday, May 5, 2017

Status report: Windows 10 Creators Update at one month old