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He said Sunday's launch may have been of a new mobile, two-stage liquid-fueled missile North Korea displayed in a huge April 15 military parade. Japan has hit out once again at the North for threatening their safety, but according to the trajectory and height of the missile, the USA should be more anxious.
  • The Most Important New Features

    The Most Important New Features

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    Microsoft demonstrated this with its new Story Remix app running on a PC and then an iPhone and back to a PC. Anything you do, from data entry in spreadsheets to streaming music, will be stored in Timeline , so you'll be totally free to work on whatever device you have handy.
  • Conditions behind cyberattack may be hard to mimic

    Conditions behind cyberattack may be hard to mimic

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    Two security firms - Kaspersky Lab and Avast - said they had identified the malware behind the attack in upward of 70 countries, although both said the attack has hit Russian Federation hardest. The U.K.'s National Cyber Security Center was "working round the clock" to restore vital health services, while urging people to update security software fixes, run anti-virus software and back up their data elsewhere.
  • Russian, South Korean presidents hold telephone conversation

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    Mr Xi told Mr Moon that South Korea and China should respect each other's concerns, set aside differences, seek common ground and handle disputes appropriately, China's Foreign Ministry said in a statement . He will send a delegation to Beijing to discuss both North Korea and Thaad. Tensions in Korean Peninsula escalated in recent months after Pyongyang conducted a number of nuclear tests and ballistic missile launches.
  • UK works to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

    UK works to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

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    Hackers can still gain easy access to personal computers that lack a security update issued in March by Microsoft Corp.to fix the vulnerability in its Windows operating system. Home Secretary Amber Rudd said 48 NHS trusts were affected and all but six were now back to normal. Computer users worldwide — and everyone else who depends on them — should assume that the next big "ransomware" attack has already been launched, and just hasn't manifested itself yet, said Ori Eisen, founder of the ...
  • 45K 'WannaCry' ransomware attacks hit targets worldwide

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    All told, several cybersecurity firms said they had identified the malicious software, which so far has been responsible for tens of thousands of attacks, in more than 60 countries. Home Secretary Amber Rudd said all but six of the NHS trusts back to normal Saturday. UK Prime Minister Theresa May says the hospital cyberattack is part of a wider global attack.
  • Nations grapple with huge cyberattack, but more's coming

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    Health secretary Shona Robison, right, said staff were working to protect and restore their systems, but indicated some may not be operational by Monday. French carmaker Renault's assembly plant in Slovenia halted production after it was targeted. In the U.S., FedEx Corp. reported that its Windows computers were "experiencing interference" from malware, but wouldn't say if it had been hit by ransomware.
  • Microsoft re-releases security update after cyberattacks

    Microsoft re-releases security update after cyberattacks

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    The Barts Health NHS Trust, which runs the Royal London , St Bartholomew's, Whipps Cross and Newham, is still being affected by the hack, a spokeswoman confirmed to the Standard. WannaCry has already caused massive disruption around the globe. Patients were facing a weekend of chaos in the NHS as security services hunted an worldwide criminal gang that crippled health boards and hospitals with a cyberattack.
  • What Donald Trump, Moon Jae-in Could Likely Discuss When They Meet

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    Chinese President Xi Jinping tacitly asked new South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in on Thursday to reconsider the deployment of a USA anti-missile system. Beijing hopes that the new South Korean government attaches importance to China's major concerns and takes real steps to promote the healthy and stable development of ties, Xi said.
  • Nations assess cyberattack damages; UK focuses on hospitals

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    The researcher reportedly registered a web domain used the attackers, and took control of the domain. Hospitals in areas across Britain found themselves without access to their computers or phone systems. And WannaCry has already caused massive disruption around the globe. May says there is no evidence that patient data has been compromised. The most disruptive attacks were reported in Britain, where hospitals and clinics were forced to turn away patients after losing access to ...