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Wannacry attacks ‘highly likely’ linked to North Korea group

A top cybersecurity firm say it's "highly likely" that the biggest cyberattack the world has ever seen is linked to a hacking group affiliated...

Surfer Works From Bedroom To Beat Worldwide WannaCry Cyberattack

ILFRACOMBE, England (AP) - As a vast "ransomware" attack raced from computer to computer, infecting tens of thousands around the world, a young tech...

Global ‘ransomware’ cyberattack slows down as investigators search culprits | Toronto...

The global "ransomware" cyberattack hit computers at 600 locations in Japan, but appeared to cause no major problems as Japanese started their workday Monday...

WannaCry ransomware: Who is responsible for this, full impact of cyberattack

WannaCry, the massive global ransomware cyberattack slowed down over Monday, but the impact of this is still being felt in parts of the world....

The hero who accidentally stopped the cyberattack from spreading

An anonymous malware researcher inadvertently helped stop the spread of a global cyberattack that hit at least 150 countries. The 22-year-old researcher, who goes...

Ransomware researchers find possible North Korea link in massive cyberattack

It's unclear who is responsible for the global cyberattack that targeted around 300,000 machines in 150 countries. Businesses are still reeling from the fallout,...

Russia’s Putin Blames U.S. for Global Cyberattack

MOSCOW-Russian President Vladimir Putin blamed U.S. intelligence services Monday for a global cyberattack that struck Russian computer systems particularly hard, attempting to reverse a...

Cyberattack Victims Begin to Assess Financial Damage

As day four of a globe-spanning cyberattack brought with it a marked slowdown in the spread of infected computers, governments and companies started to...

Microsoft: U.S. should not stockpile cyber weapons

Microsoft's president and top lawyer said Sunday that the ongoing cyberattacks, which experts are calling the largest in history, should be a "wake-up call"...

What is ransomware? Decoding the cyberattack that locked up 100,000 computers

Computers across the world were locked up and users' files held for ransom when dozens of countries were hit in a cyberattack that targeted...