Cyber attack

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    Ransomware cyber-attack a wake-up call, Microsoft warns

    BBC | Updated at 11:05am on May 15, 2017

    A cyber-attack that has hit 150 countries since Friday should be treated by governments around the world as a ‘wake-up call’, Microsoft says...

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    Most govt, financial institutes at risk of cyber attack

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:31am on May 15, 2017

    Majority of the country’s government installations and banks are at risk of cyber attack as 80.50 per cent the government installations and 52 per cent...

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    Blogger halts ransomware 'by accident'

    BBC | Updated at 08:45am on May 14, 2017

    A UK security researcher has told the BBC how he ‘accidentally’ halted the spread of the malicious ransomware that has affected hundreds of organisations, including...

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    No major effect of cyber attack in Bangladesh

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:19am on May 14, 2017

    No disruptions were noticed in any government and private institutions, except five computers of a private television channel, in Bangladesh by the epidemic ‘ransomware’ dubbed...

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    Global cyber attack hits hospitals, companies

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:15am on May 14, 2017

    A global cyber attack leveraging hacking tools believed to have been developed by the US National Security Agency has infected tens of thousands of computers...