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A Florida city was forced to use pen and paper and pay a $500,000 ransom after hackers took control of its computers

Lake City's emergency services network was unaffected as it had extra security, but it's unclear if the city's main network had sufficient protection.
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks about healthcare coverage options for small businesses and workers during an event in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 14, 2019.

Trump accuses The New York Times of ‘a virtual act of Treason’ for publishing a story saying the US is ramping up cyberattacks on Russia

The Times reported that some officials were reluctant to share certain details of the cyberattacks with Trump, out of concern about his reaction.
ATLANTIC OCEAN (Sept. 23, 2014 ) The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) leads a formation of ships from Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 12 during a maneuvering exercise. Theodore Roosevelt participated in the exercise with the Peruvian submarine BAP Islay (SS 35), the guided-missile destroyers USS Winston Churchill (DDG 81), USS Forrest Sherman (DDG 98), USS Farragut (DDG 99) and the guided-missile cruiser USS Normandy (CG 60). Theodore Roosevelt is underway preparing for future deployments.

Chinese hackers have been hammering the US Navy, and admirals are in the crosshairs

The US Navy is "under cyber siege" from China's spies, and trying to keep admiral promotions secret. But their names and bios are published elsewhere.
Tim Berners-Lee, the creator of the World Wide Web, was part of the World Economic Forum committee that put together a report on the global digital transformation.

Half of the world is now officially online, but several thorny new problems now threaten the digital economy

More than half the world thinks the drawbacks of the digital economy outweigh its benefits.

China’s top security agency is accused of directing a wave of cyberattacks against Australia

China is directing a fresh wave of cyber attacks against Australian companies a few months after they promised they wouldn't.
Maria Butina.

Indicted Russian national Maria Butina once reportedly tried to quiz a left-leaning civil rights group about its cyber vulnerabilities

Maria Butina, the Russian gun rights activist charged with being a Russian agent, reportedly tried to interview a left-leaning civil rights group in 2017 about its cyber vulnerabilities. Butina's reported outreach could be indicative of Russia's continued efforts to infiltrate US politics.

US security officials say Russian hackers could shut down nuclear power plants and electric facilities in America

The US accused Russia on Thursday of orchestrating cyberattacks against American energy facilities.

Uber’s data breach was relatively small when compared to the Yahoo hack

One chart shows Uber's data breach in comparison to others.