Cyber Attack Not Over , Effects Could Be Worse Come Monday
Random attacks continue , this time a South Korea theater....
WannaCry Ransomware: all the updates on the cyberattack https://www.theverge.com/2017/5/14/15638026/wannacry-ransomware-updates-cyberattack-cybersecurity?utm_campaign=theverge&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter …
Important updates for those interested in #WannaCry
In summary, most of the internet is safe from the #WannaCry ransomware variants for now...
Renault to re-open factories Monday after ransomware cyber attack http://f24.my/1DuJ.t
Simply stated #WannaCry variant ( 2.0 ? ) in the wild-no kill switch , might explain jump in countries and computers impacted over last 24hrs
Latest from UK Natl Cyber Sec Centre: "as new week begins...further cases of ransomware may come to light, possibly at a significant scale."
"The latest count is over 200,000 victims in at least 150 countries. Many of those will be businesses including large corporations."
TRUMP ORDERED HOMELAND SECURITY ADVISER TO HOLD EMERGENCY MEETING FRIDAY NIGHT TO ASSESS GLOBAL CYBER ATTACK - SNR ADMIN OFFICIAL: RTRS
U.K. Says New Ransom Hack Cases May Be at ‘Significant Scale’
"At Least 200,000 Victims": Europol Fears Computers Simply Won't Start On Monday After "Unrivalled" Cyberattack http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-05-14/least-200000-victims-europol-fears-computers-simply-wont-start-monday-after-unrivall …
Updated python script to get current #wcrypt profit. Seems they are at $40k. #WannaCry #Ransomware #Wanacry https://github.com/sp4rk2/wcrypt/blob/master/wcryptProfit.py …
Past 24 hours #WannaCry infection map. What a bloodbath.
@Sophos removes a page https://www.sophos.com/en-us/lp/nhs.aspx … mentioning that they are protecting @NHSChoices . Cache https://web.archive.org/web/20170102055713/https://www.sophos.com/en-us/lp/nhs.aspx … #WannaCry
German State Election today...
BOOM ! SPD loses bid election in North - Rhine Westfalia today.
Germany (North-Rhine Westfalia), FGW poll
SPD's Hannelore Kraft concedes and resigns. "I take full responsibility and resign from state party leadership & SPD exec cmte". #nrwltw17
Germany (North-Rhine Westfalia), exit poll: Linke (LEFT) exactly at 5% threshold. Unclear whether they'll join parliament. #ltwnrw17
Today: Elections in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany's most populous state. Forecast: SPD 32%, CDU 31, FDP 13, Greens 7, AfD 7, Linke 6.
Sunday’s vote in North-Rhine Westphalia looks tough for Martin Schulz's Social Democrats http://politi.co/2pKM3Xr
One in five German voters will cast ballots in North Rhine-Westphalia today, sprawling industrial region with big migrant population #LtwNRW
Biggest & last state election before national vote in Sep: Merkel party seeks pre-election boost in SPD homeland. https://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2017-05-13/merkel-party-seeks-pre-election-boost-in-challenger-s-homeland …
Looks as if populism peaked in Germany. AfD party drops to 8% in opinion polls for federal election. Next test today's state election in NRW
Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia): 13 million voters are heading to the polls in regional election.
Good morning from Berlin: All eyes on NRW as most populous German state goes to polls in biggest state election before federal vote in Sep.
The three key points from @EmmanuelMacron's inaugural speech. 1) "France is only strong when it's prosperous" = priority to economic reform
2 – “I will not cede ground on the promises I made” – i.e., forget speculation about the mandate I got, I’ll implement the platform.
3 – “I’ll be at work as soon as tonight” = no time celebrating, this a serious team at work.
Emmanuel Macron is sworn in as France's youngest-ever president http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/05/13/paris-prepares-emmanuel-macron-inauguration/ …
Macron is inaugurated, taking charge of a divided France https://bloom.bg/2pyt6Mz
France's Macron pledges to overcome division in society http://reut.rs/2r61Vc1
Emmanuel Macron inaugurated president: "His first policy will be to reform the French labour market" http://f24.my/1Dtu.t
#BREAKING France's Macron says EU will be 'reformed and relaunched'
BREAKING: Emmanuel Macron becomes France's youngest ever president http://dlvr.it/P7ymN4
France: Will Macron get a working majority at the next Parliamentary elections? http://f24.my/1DuZ.t
Macron is already reneging on promises he made to Bayrou - the French Parliamentary elections will be brutal http://eurointelligence.com/public
Macron to his candidates (for National Assembly): "We are condemned to succeed"!
Macron’s Party Fights For Control Of France’s National Assembly http://www.channelstv.com/2017/05/13/macrons-party-fights-control-frances-national-assembly/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter …
European Politics ( Germany & France Excluded ) .....
European Court role going to be subject of dispute....
"There will definitely ... be an election, I assume in the coming autumn," Kern said in an interview with ORF TV.
Greek PM ponders referendum trap http://dlvr.it/P7xh6j
Tribe & Dershowitz have diametrically opposed view regarding "obstruction" question ....
Sen. Graham on Cornyn: "Under normal circumstances, he would be a superb choice to be FBI director. But these are not normal circumstances."
Talking Heads For Sunday...
Jason Chaffetz has been telling House Republicans he will join Fox News
Haley on North Korea: A missile test is not a good way to land a meeting with Trump http://hill.cm/3atjKZX
White House on North Korea missile test: "North Korea has been a flagrant menace for far too long" http://hill.cm/eIrn762
Very much "FWIW". From the article - " No Cabinet member is expected to go this soon, but a West Wing shuffle looks likely."
Poll: Health care surges as top problem in U.S.
Acting FBI Dir. McCabe refuted Trump’s statement that FBI employees had lost faith in Comey http://ow.ly/8r6b30bGCEr
Some Republicans are keeping their distance from the administration following the firing of Comey http://ow.ly/rP6330bGC3G
Red-state Dems may take a more centrist stance ahead of midterms in order to win over conservative constituents http://ow.ly/zK4Y30bGBMC
"Crying wolf": what WH staff call journos doing endless Trump-is-doomed stories
RCP analyst David Byler explains how special elections can help to predict the upcoming midterms http://ow.ly/pBUM30bGA7v
U.N. Security Council due to discuss #NorthKorea latest missile launch on Tuesday
The test this morning is a massive success for #NorthKorea Yes there missiles are unreliable but as shown they can do it
#NorthKorea does now have the capability to strike the US military bases on Guam
Japan believes the missile from #NorthKorea breached its ADIZ (Air Defense ID Zone)
China calls for 'restraint' after #NorthKorea missile test
Missile was in the air for 30mins. #NorthKorea
Missile flew from west to east of #NorthKorea landing in Sea of Japan successfully. Massive step forward for NK.
It flew 700km
Looks likely the launch was from the Sohae Satellite Launching Station in #NorthKorea
Big success for #NorthKorea shows major advance in their pursuit for Nuclear weapons.
It was an IRBM missile #NorthKorea
North Korea Test-Fires 7th Ballistic Missile Of 2017, Projectile Flew 700Km, Landed In Sea Of Japan http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-05-13/north-korea-test-fires-another-ballistic-missile …