The UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) today revealed it came to the same conclusion, noting that the malware was only masquerading as ransomware and its main objective was to disrupt. Its MEDoc software is one of two accounting packages required for companies doing business in the Ukraine and is widely used by Ukraine agencies. The overall estimated cost was $1.2billion (£850million).
A surge in suicide attacks and bombings in Afghanistan killed a record number - nearly 2,300 - of civilians last year, the United Nations said Thursday, more than any previous year of the conflict on record. "Such attacks are prohibited under worldwide humanitarian law and are likely, in most cases, to constitute war crimes". A total of 22 per cent of the casualties - 605 deaths and 1,690 injuries - were caused by suicide and other complex attacks with 16 per cent of such casualties ...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during the Muni World 2018 conference in Tel Aviv, Israel February 14, 2018. The Ministry said it believes that Netanyahu's remarks reflect the goals of the right-wing and the schemes of annexation and Judaization of the Occupied Territories, ending the chances of a two-state solution and the possibility of establishing an independent, viable and sovereign Palestinian state with occupied East Jerusalem as its capital.
In acknowledging Jerusalem's fear of chemical spillover into the Golan Heights , the cable directed the envoys to convey that "it must be made clear that such an incident would require Israel to respond in the strongest possible terms".
Sources said the prime minister's speech has been in the works for a long time. "We need a government-wide shift in how we do things", Trudeau said. "The denial of Indigenous peoples rights continued under this government despite their promise for real change", said Saganash, the party's critic for reconciliation and himself a Cree from northern Quebec.
However, there is an Adam Rippon competing in this year's Winter Games. Rippon tweeted back to show his appreciation. In an interview with the New York Times , Rippon, 28, said that he dropped weight after worrying about his ability to compete with younger, slimmer skaters.
The ANC had wanted to remove Zuma with its own motion but with the EFF already having tabled its motion, it was impossible for the ANC to do the same until the EFF motion had been disposed of. Ramaphosa extended an olive branch to opposition parties in his maiden address to members of parliament as head of state on Thursday. We don't have a Jacob Zuma we have an ANC problem.
Last week, Egypt's military prosecution chose to renew the detention of Anan on charges of violating the military rules by including his name without a permit in the voters' database, which is still under military summons, and in service under Decree Law 133 of 2011, during an investigation session held by the prosecution with Anan, on Saturday evening.
The nation's top-ranked show dog has been judged best in his breed, a good start to what could make him best in show hours later. A German shepherd who recovered from a shattered leg to become one of the favorites at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show had his comeback cut short on the first day of competition Monday.
About 2.04M shares traded. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Carnegie Capital Asset Management Llc decreased Polyone Corp (POL) stake by 46.87% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. As per Friday, October 6, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. Asset Management Gru holds 0.76% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 20,502 shares.
The meeting of the Financial Action Task Force is set to meet in Paris on February 18. Children are also being used as a human shelter and also to sort out anti-India or anti-U.S. Attorney General Ashtar Ausaf told Reuters the law changes approved by the country's president were meant to reflect obligations under the UN Security Council charter.
Pence told the Washington Post in an interview published Sunday that the Trump administration will continue its strategy of " maximum pressure and engagement at the same time" on Pyongyang , but expressed an openness to direct diplomatic discussion without prior stipulations.
In an interview with the New York Times published on Tuesday, the U.S. Olympian opens up about the pressure he and other athletes have faced to stay thin. And the "America's sweetheart" label? "I'm being me and being myself", Rippon said. "I remember saying to him that night he missed qualifying for the '14 Olympics: The only thing that is life and death, is life and death".
It's not immediately clear what those "next steps" may be, but it seems obvious that GM is leaving everything on the table-including a complete exit from South Korea . This time, GM expects to take charges of up to $850 million, which will be reflected by the end of the second quarter. South Korea's government expressed "deep regret" over the factory's closure.
Covered in bulletproof vests and helmets, several heavily armed SWAT officers made their way into a locked down classroom at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida . The victims are a mixture of students and adults. And, according to law enforcement, a thorough search of his background and social media accounts has begun since the tragic shooting .
The film - being made for Lifetime - is set to explore the love affair that has captured the hearts of the world, as it was revealed past year that Prince Harry would be marrying his love, USA actor Meghan Markle . Her willingness to stretch or even break certain aspects of protocol in order to enhance the image of the Royal Family in the minds of her subjects is a trait which has been embedded in both her sons, and she was always able to maintain her dignity as a Royal and as a lady ...
The White House has said Mr Kelly asked Mr Porter to resign when he became "fully aware" of the accusations last Wednesday, the same day the Daily Mail published photos showing one of Mr Porter's former wives with a black eye. Another White House staffer, National Economic Council policy aide George David Banks, also quit after he was told yesterday that he had not cleared a security check due to past marijuana use, according to Politico .
The accountability court hearing graft references against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family will resume its proceedings today. During the last hearing, the Sharif family filed an application, seeking a fortnight's exemption from personal attendance from February 19 onwards on the grounds that the former First Lady's treatment is in final stages and the family needed to be with her in London.
One dozen victims were killed inside the building, two were killed outside the building and one at a street near the school. Runcie said there was no warning or threats made before the incident, and that the shooter entered the school during a dismissal.
President Bidya Devi Bhandari administered the oath of office and secrecy to 65-year-old Oli at a function held at Presidentï¿½??s Office, Shital Niwas, in Maharajgunj. The final Cabinet Meeting of the incumbent government is now underway at the Prime Minister's official residence in Baluwatar. Olis party CPN-UML secured 121 seats in the 275-member Parliament and became the largest party in the Parliament.