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Wannacry Ransom Moved from Online Wallets

More than £100,000 worth of bitcoins that were paid by the victims of the WannaCry attack has been removed from online wallets. The UK’s National Health Service, and many other organizations throughout the world fell foul of the attack, which stopped hospitals and power companies in their tracks. RKN Global’s founder, Ronald K. Noble, observes

NHS cyber-defender arrested in the US

The cyber expert credited with having stopped the WannaCry attack on Britain’s National Health Service has been arrested by the FBI. Marcus Hutchins, who had wanted to remain anonymous after preventing the spread of the attack, was found and arrested in Las Vegas, where he had been attending a conference for security experts, hackers and

ID Theft: Corrupt Insider Access

The damage that can be caused by identity theft is wide ranging. With someone else’s identity in hand, thieves can steal money, open lines of credit, incur debt, receive medical care, and even go to jail without their own names being tarnished. The result is profoundly damaging to victims: Lost savings, destroyed credit rating, crippling