WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange contacted Apple, Google, Microsoft and other U.S. technology companies, and promised to provide access to the exploits of the CIA in exchange for the performance of certain secret requirements. It is reported by the Motherboard.
According to the publication, Assange sent management a letter in which he promised to send the description of the hacker weapon of the CIA after performing several obligations. They were contained in letters attached to the document. Sources claim that from tech giants, in particular, is required not to close discovered vulnerabilities within 90 days.
In early March, WikiLeaks published massive archive of documents from the CIA entitled "Asylum 7" (Vault 7). It argues that the security services use software tools to access the phones running the operating systems iOS and Android, computers, Windows and smart TVs from Samsung.
Themselves malware was not published. WikiLeaks promised to publish them only in case of reaching "consensus" in their analysis and disposal.
The Russian division of "Burger king" left on the billboards message to its competitor — a network "McDonald's". On the advertising billboards depicted the character "chicken Fries" in sunglasses, who says the phrase "PSNH MCDNALDS!" The reason and meaning of such treatment in the press-service explained.
During an interview with Yahoo Global News the official representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova besieged American leading Katie couric after the reporter called the state system in Russia "regime". "Do you use the same word when talking about the American administration?" asked Zakharov.
The leader of the Radical party of Ukraine Oleg Lyashko became the hero of the viral video, in which his communication with journalists questioning by the National anti-corruption Bureau was turned into gangsta rap. Lyashko "reads" that the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko "will trip to it" and is "not rosy, but pale and thin."
In one of the restaurants in the French city of Grenoble, an explosion occurred. According Le Dauphine Libere, the explosive device was in the toilet. All visitors and staff were evacuated. As a result of incident nobody has suffered. On the scene working law enforcement officers.
The proposal of the President of Moldova Igor Dodon on the participation of residents of the unrecognized Transnistrian Moldovan Republic in the elections to the Parliament of Moldova is a populist. According to the head of the PMR Vadim Krasnoselsky, the agreements reached at the two meetings with the Dodon, Moldovan side does not.
Subsidiaries of Russian banks in Ukraine — Prominvestbank, VTB-Bank, BM Bank and VS Bank — interested potential buyers, said Deputy Chairman of the national Bank of Ukraine Kateryna Rozhkova. But the official notifications of intent has not yet been reported, she said.