Hackers Exploit Stolen U.S. Spy Agency Tool to Launch Global Cyberattack

An ambulance waits outside the emergency department at St Thomas' Hospital in central London, Britain

LONDON/MADRID (Reuters) – A global cyberattack leveraging hacking tools widely believed by researchers to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency hit international shipper FedEx, disrupted Britain’s health system and infected computers in nearly 100 countries on Friday.

Putin-Linked Think Tank Drew Up Plan to Sway 2016 U.S. Election

A Russian government think tank controlled by Vladimir Putin developed a plan to swing the 2016 U.S. presidential election to Donald Trump and undermine voters’ faith in the American electoral system, three current and four former U.S. officials told Reuters.