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David Wright, an expert on North Korea's missiles and nuclear program who is with the Union of Concerned Scientists, said the latest missile could have flown farther but was sacked on a "lofted" trajectory, which sends the missile high up so that it will land in the open seas rather than flying over or splashing down near neighboring countries.
  • Comey memo: Trump sought to end Flynn probe

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    A Washington Post report, citing anonymous sources familiar with the matter, said a senior Trump adviser is now considered a "person of interest" in the law enforcement investigation into whether Trump's campaign associates coordinated with Russian Federation in an effort to sway the 2016 election.
  • White House official subject of Russia probe

    White House official subject of Russia probe

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    Trump's meeting with ambassador Sergey Lavrov came just one day after he had fired Comey . Rosenstein also said he was not aware that Comey had requested more resources for the Russian Federation probe before he was sacked, as some reports have alleged.
  • Former GCHQ chief blames Microsoft for world's biggest ever cyber attack

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    For all the worldwide chaos they have caused, the ransomware attack's perpetrators have reportedly made little more than less than $70,000, according to Tom Bossert, assistant to the president for homeland security and counterterrorism. Brad Smith, Microsoft's top lawyer, criticized US intelligence agencies for "stockpiling" software code that can be used by hackers. "We are expecting it and have informed the banks, since most of our ATMs run on the windows operating system which is the ...
  • Europol: Cyber attack hits 200000 in at least 150 countries

    Europol: Cyber attack hits 200000 in at least 150 countries

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    Mr Wainwright said he was concerned that the numbers of those affected would continue to rise when people returned to work on Monday morning. The Wanna Decryptor ransomware strikes by encrypting all the files on an infected PC, along with any other systems on the network the PC is attached to.
  • North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile United States policy

    North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile United States policy

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    Thousands of men in their Sunday best and women in colorful traditional dress lined the streets of Pyongyang to give the scientists and workers behind North Korea's latest missile test a hero's welcome, state media reported Friday. The North's armed forces ministry ordered the army to take steps to protect gallery strongholds from air raids in mid-April, Radio Free Asia (RFA) said, citing the Osaka-based North Korea specialist news organ Asia Press.
  • North Korea fires midrange missile in its latest test

    North Korea fires midrange missile in its latest test

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    The UN Security Council met behind closed doors last Tuesday to discuss tightening sanctions on North Korea after its May 14 launch. The missile launched on Sunday reached an altitude of 560 kilometers (347 miles), said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, citing office rules.
  • N. Korea fires ballistic missile in latest test, Seoul says

    N. Korea fires ballistic missile in latest test, Seoul says

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    North Korean scientists and technicians, who developed missile Hwasong-12 cheer North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in this undated image. Pyongyang's aggressive push to boost its weapons program also makes it one of the most urgent foreign policy concerns for the Trump administration, though Washington has struggled to settle on a policy.
  • Democratic candidate for governor urges impeachment of Trump

    Democratic candidate for governor urges impeachment of Trump

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    But the Democratic establishment has taken a more cautious tone. One Democrat on the intelligence committee said it's important to do the work, build the case against Trump as it comes. Democratic candidates for other offices, like IL gubernatorial hopeful J.B. Pritzker, were flashing their progressive bona fides by calling for impeachment.
  • French IT experts release fix for WannaCry ransomware

    French IT experts release fix for WannaCry ransomware

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    The fix is called wanakiwi and it comes from security researcher Benjamin Delpy. Europol tweeted that its European Cybercrime Centre had checked the team's new tool and found that it can recover files in certain circumstances. Costin Raiu, director of global research and analysis at Kapersky, says the.03 percent of Windows 10 computers containing the malware were infected manually by testers.
  • New Destiny 2 Features Worth Upgrading For

    New Destiny 2 Features Worth Upgrading For

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    It has revealed, there aren't many changes between the prequel and the sequel. Mike Morhaime, Blizzard President, was the one to disclose this news about Destiny 2 being exclusive to the Blizzard App through a video message while finishing up Blizzard's livestream show.
  • Destiny 2 Will Launch On Blizzard App On PC

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    Shaw also said players won't need a beast of a PC in order to run the game. As for the technical section, there is not much information given out yet. In an interview with PC Gamer , Shaw goes into a lot of depth about what Bungie is doing to make sure that Destiny 2 is a port worthy of players' cash.