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UK Govt Blames North Korea for WannaCry Ransomware CyberAttack
The UK government has blamed North Korea for WannaCry – the comprehensive ransomware cyberattack that struck countries around the world. UK Home Office minister Ben Wallace claimed that a foreign state was behind the ransomware attack while insisting that the suspect “quite strongly” is North Korea.

Hackers Steal Compromising Photos from High-Profile Plastic Surgeon 
Hackers have broken into a high-profile plastic surgeon in London to steal a cache of sensitive photos from a clinic that caters to celebrities and even royals, according to the group. In a report, infamous cybercriminal group The Dark Overlord has struck its latest target – a high-profile London-based plastic surgery clinic frequented by celebrities.

Bank of America Brings Biometric Security for Online Banking
In an era where data breaches are the norm, Bank of America has confirmed it will begin using an additional layer of authentication for online banking. The financial services industry is among the sectors most vulnerable to cyber crimes because of the large amounts of money and information that financial institutions like banks and... 

US Govt Warns Energy, Aviation Companies of Cybersecurity Threats 
The US government has reportedly issued a rare public warning about targeted hacking campaigns focused on energy and other critical public infrastructure in the country. In a reported distributed via email on Friday, both the Department of Homeland Security and the FBI warned that....  

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