Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ July 7 Chicago Tribune on the Midwest and NAFTA: Bombarded ...

Interpol president calls for unity in facing cyberattacks

SINGAPORE (AP) — The president of Interpol says countries and law enforcement agencies must work together to counter rising threats, especially those in cyberspace. In a wide-ranging...

Nuclear industry says no impact seen from hacking campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials for the nuclear and electricity industries say there has been no apparent impact from a hacking campaign that has drawn the attention of federal officials. ...

Companies still hobbled from fearsome cyberattack

HOUSTON (AP) — Many businesses still struggled Friday to recover hopelessly scrambled computer networks, collateral damage from a massive cyberattack that targeted Ukraine three days ago. ...

Global cyberattack seems intent on havoc, not extortion

PARIS (AP) — A cyberattack that caused indiscriminate economic damage around the world was apparently designed to create maximum havoc in Russia's neighbor and adversary Ukraine, security researchers ...

Global cyberattack seems intent on havoc, not extortion

PARIS (AP) — A cyberattack that caused indiscriminate economic damage around the world was apparently designed to create maximum havoc in Russia's neighbor and adversary Ukraine, security researchers ...

How artificial intelligence is taking on ransomware

NEW YORK (AP) — Twice in the space of six weeks, the world has suffered major attacks of ransomware — malicious software that locks up photos and other files stored on your computer, then demands mone...

The Latest: Work at Indian container port stalled by malware

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on a widespread cyberattack that is affecting companies and government systems (all times local): 8 a.m. An official says operations at a te...

New highly virulent strain of ransomware cripples networks

PARIS (AP) — 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 se...

New cyberattack causes mass disruption globally

PARIS (AP) — A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across the world, hitting companies and governments in Europe especial...

AP Explains: What is ransomware?

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Computers around the world were locked up and users' files held for ransom in a cyberattack Tuesday that paralyzed some hospitals, government offices and major multinational corpora...

The Latest: Ukraine premier: Cyberattack 'unprecedented'

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Latest on a widespread cyberattack in Europe (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Ukraine's prime minister says that a cyberattack affecting his co...

Hackers strike across Europe, sparking widespread disruption

PARIS (AP) — Hackers have caused widespread disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard. Company and government officials reported major disruption to the Ukrainian pow...

North Korea, cyberattacks and 'Lazarus': What we really know

TOKYO (AP) — With the dust now settling after "WannaCry," the biggest ransomware attack in history, cybersecurity experts are taking a deep dive into how it was carried out, what can be done to protec...

North Korea, cyberattacks and 'Lazarus': What we really know

TOKYO (AP) — With the dust now settling after "WannaCry", the biggest ransomware attack in history, cybersecurity experts are taking a deep dive into how it was carried out, what can be done to protec...