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June 28, 2017 4:37 AM New highly virulent strain of ransomware cripples networks

PARIS — A new, highly virulent strain of malicious software that is crippling computers globally appears to have been sown in Ukraine, where it badly hobbled much of the government and private sector on the eve of a holiday celebrating a post-Soviet constitution. The fresh cyber-assault Tuesday leveraged the same intrusion tool as a similar attack in May and proved 75

June 26, 2017 10:20 AM John Kasich: Ohio governor's website hacked with pro-ISIS propaganda

Ohio Gov. John Kasich's official website was one of several government pages to be hacked Sunday with messages advocating support for the ISIS terror group. “You will be held accountable Trump, you and all your people for every drop of blood flowing from Muslim countries,” read the message on the Republican's homepage, which also carried a black background 35

June 26, 2017 7:11 AM Government websites worldwide hacked with pro-Islamic State rant

Columbus - Government websites, many of them in Ohio, were hacked on Sunday with a message that purports to be supportive of the Islamic State terrorist group. A message posted on the website of Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich said, "You will be held accountable Trump, you and all your people for every drop of blood flowing in Muslim countries 33

June 25, 2017 7:38 PM MPs among 90 email accounts hacked in attack on Westminster

However, fewer than 1pc of the system's 9,000 users were directly affected by the "determined and sustained" attack. The incident gave rise to blackmail fears after hackers tried to break in to the accounts of MPs, peers and their staff by searching for weak passwords. Independent Unionist MP for North Down Sylvia Hermon said her email account had not been affected 30

June 24, 2017 10:36 PM Trump accuses Obama of inaction over Russia meddling claim

President Donald Trump has accused his predecessor Barack Obama of inaction over alleged Russian interference in the US election in 2016. Mr Trump said Mr Obama had learned well before the 8 November poll about the accusations and "did nothing". His comments followed an article in the Washington Post which said that Mr Obama learned last August of President 21

June 8, 2017 2:45 PM Comey testifies Trump told him: 'I expect loyalty'

Ex-FBI chief James Comey is facing a Congress hearing where he is expected to say that President Donald Trump asked him for his "loyalty". In his opening statement, Mr Comey will testify the president asked him to drop an inquiry into fired National Security Adviser Mike Flynn. He says Mr Trump called the probe "a cloud" over him, but confirms saying 28

June 5, 2017 5:51 AM Putin Dismisses Claims He Has Damaging Information on Trump as 'Nonsense'

(WASHINGTON) — Russian President Vladimir Putin is dismissing as "a load of nonsense" the idea that Russia has damaging information on President Donald Trump and denies having any relationship with him. "I never met with him. We have a lot of Americans who visit us," Putin said in an interview with NBC's "Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly." He added: "Do you think 40

June 2, 2017 2:12 PM The Latest: Putin ridicules US focus on ambassador contacts

President Vladimir Putin has ridiculed the U.S. focus on the Russian ambassador's contacts with members of President Donald Trump's team, saying that the envoy was only doing his job. Speaking at an economic forum in St. Petersburg, Putin said Friday that it is Ambassador Sergei Kislyak's duty to maintain contacts with various people in Washington 48

May 27, 2017 10:59 AM Trump aides facing perilous stage of Russia probe

Investigators are ramping up requests for documents, and any failure to preserve records exposes Trump aides to criminal charges down the line. Robert Mueller’s special investigation may just be starting, but for President Donald Trump and his aides, it’s already entered one of the most legally treacherous phases. Now that Trump’s current and former 53

May 26, 2017 4:44 PM Donald Trump's Moral Holiday

The second remarkable thing that happened that day was the publication by The Wall Street Journal of a report detailing direct contacts between a Republican political operative and Russian hackers. The Florida-based Republican, Aaron Nevins, received and published Russian-hacked material—and in return, advised the hackers how to release their material 50