For all of the technology the U.S. has access to, it seems bizarre that major corporations and others have not considered they could be devastated by a clever persistent hacker. We need to mandate at least a minimal firewall in corporations, medical industry groups and utilities. If a stray dog walks through the damn door. Close it. We can't solve all issues but we can be much more proactively safe. This is an area we need to do very well in or we will continue to pay protection money to the usual mob.
Less than 2 weeks until our President meets with the Russian President. Will this be an area where we can get any common ground or is it an inevitable obstacle.
Apparently the meat manufacturers paid ransom. FBI was able to retrieve what was paid in Bitcoin.