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Bits: Daily Report: A Global Attack Hits the Internet. Again.

A so-called ransomware attack struck computers around the world. Time to take those software updates seriously.
The Fallout From a Global Cyberattack: ‘A Battle We’re Fighting Every Day’

The Fallout From a Global Cyberattack: ‘A Battle We’re Fighting Every Day’

An internet cafe in China. State news outlets said on Monday that about 40,000 institutions had been struck.
The Fallout From a Global Cyberattack: ‘A Battle We’re Fighting Every Day’

The Fallout From a Global Cyberattack: ‘A Battle We’re Fighting Every Day’

An internet cafe in China. State news outlets said on Monday that about 40,000 institutions had been struck.
The Fallout From a Global Cyberattack: ‘A Battle We’re Fighting Every Day’

The Fallout From a Global Cyberattack: ‘A Battle We’re Fighting Every Day’

An internet cafe in China. State news outlets said on Monday that about 40,000 institutions had been struck.
How to Catch Hackers? Old-School Sleuthing, With a Digital Twist

How to Catch Hackers? Old-School Sleuthing, With a Digital Twist

The computer systems at the National Health Service in Britain were crippled by a global ransomware attack that began Friday and has claimed at least 200,000 victims.
How to Catch Hackers? Old-School Sleuthing, With a Digital Twist

How to Catch Hackers? Old-School Sleuthing, With a Digital Twist

The computer systems at the National Health Service in Britain were crippled by a global ransomware attack that began Friday and has claimed at least 200,000 victims.
How to Catch Hackers? Old-School Sleuthing, With a Digital Twist

How to Catch Hackers? Old-School Sleuthing, With a Digital Twist

The computer systems at the National Health Service in Britain were crippled by a global ransomware attack that began Friday and has claimed at least 200,000 victims.
Small Countries’ New Weapon Against Goliaths: Hacking

Small Countries’ New Weapon Against Goliaths: Hacking

Le Thi Thu Hang, a spokeswoman for the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry, this month. Vietnam “does not allow cyberattacks on organizations or individuals,” she said.
Small Countries’ New Weapon Against Goliaths: Hacking

Small Countries’ New Weapon Against Goliaths: Hacking

Le Thi Thu Hang, a spokeswoman for the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry, this month. Vietnam “does not allow cyberattacks on organizations or individuals,” she said.
Small Countries’ New Weapon Against Goliaths: Hacking

Small Countries’ New Weapon Against Goliaths: Hacking

Le Thi Thu Hang, a spokeswoman for the Vietnamese Foreign Ministry, this month. Vietnam “does not allow cyberattacks on organizations or individuals,” she said.
Russia, This Time the Victim of a Cyberattack, Voices Outrage

Russia, This Time the Victim of a Cyberattack, Voices Outrage

A MegaFon phone store in Moscow on Saturday. Cellphone operators in Russia have been fending off attacks designed to freeze their systems in demand for ransoms to unlock the data.
Russia, This Time the Victim of a Cyberattack, Voices Outrage

Russia, This Time the Victim of a Cyberattack, Voices Outrage

A MegaFon phone store in Moscow on Saturday. Cellphone operators in Russia have been fending off attacks designed to freeze their systems in demand for ransoms to unlock the data.
Russia, This Time the Victim of a Cyberattack, Voices Outrage

Russia, This Time the Victim of a Cyberattack, Voices Outrage

A MegaFon phone store in Moscow on Saturday. Cellphone operators in Russia have been fending off attacks designed to freeze their systems in demand for ransoms to unlock the data.
With New Digital Tools, Even Nonexperts Can Wage Cyberattacks

With New Digital Tools, Even Nonexperts Can Wage Cyberattacks

The screen of a computer infected by ransomware in Rennes, France, in November.
With New Digital Tools, Even Nonexperts Can Wage Cyberattacks

With New Digital Tools, Even Nonexperts Can Wage Cyberattacks

The screen of a computer infected by ransomware in Rennes, France, in November.
With New Digital Tools, Even Nonexperts Can Wage Cyberattacks

With New Digital Tools, Even Nonexperts Can Wage Cyberattacks

The screen of a computer infected by ransomware in Rennes, France, in November.
With New Digital Tools, Even Nonexperts Can Wage Cyberattacks

With New Digital Tools, Even Nonexperts Can Wage Cyberattacks

The screen of a computer infected by ransomware in Rennes, France, in November.
Hacking Attack Has Security Experts Scrambling to Contain Fallout

Hacking Attack Has Security Experts Scrambling to Contain Fallout

A sign outside the Royal London Hospital, in Central London. The hospital was one of a number of hospitals and institutions operated by Britain’s National Health Service hit Friday by a large-scale
Hacking Attack Has Security Experts Scrambling to Contain Fallout

Hacking Attack Has Security Experts Scrambling to Contain Fallout

A sign outside the Royal London Hospital, in Central London. The hospital was one of a number of hospitals and institutions operated by Britain’s National Health Service hit Friday by a large-scale
Hacking Attack Has Security Experts Scrambling to Contain Fallout

Hacking Attack Has Security Experts Scrambling to Contain Fallout

A sign outside the Royal London Hospital, in Central London. The hospital was one of a number of hospitals and institutions operated by Britain’s National Health Service hit Friday by a large-scale