Winter Olympics: A day-by-day account

Quotes from the Pyeongchang Winter Games on day two

Germany, Netherlands and Canada are tied in second place with seven medals each.

Earlier, his young teammate Emily Arthur crashed out of the medal running in the Winter Olympics halfpipe final, smashing her face on her third and final attempt.

Here are some of the recent highlights as the first full week of events begins. White, Chloe Kim, Jamie Anderson and Red Gerard have locked up all four snowboarding titles for America so far in Pyeongchang.

Crowdstrike said it first detected Olympic Destroyer on Friday, 9 February, indicating its release was timed to coincide with the games' opening ceremonies.

"Attackers are smart, and to make malicious emails more enticing for the victims, a frequent trick is to tie them to an event that is now going on", Kirda previously told TechRepublic.

Snowboarder Redmond Gerard celebrates with the US flag.

"What's more satisfying for me is I can write history for my country in this sport and draw more attention to it with my performance", she said. "Thankfully somehow I connected with my lion power and found [my] feet".

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The conditions have cause both concern and debate - particularly after the International Ski Federation put off some skiing events, but not the women's snowboard slopestyle, which saw dozens of riders fall on their runs two days ago.

The 17-year-old Kim produced a top score of 98.25 points on her third and final run to beat Liu by nearly 10 points in front of the largest crowd seen at the venue. Her teammates Maddie Mastro, Kelly Clark and Arielle Gold will also compete in the finals.

And the US has rebounded vs. From Adam Rippon, the first openly gay American figure skater to go to the Olympics, to Mira Nagasu, who was cheered for landing the triple axel, there are plenty of athletes to keep an eye on at the Winter Olympic Games. The score marked Nagasu's worldwide career-best, 137.53 points, and put her in second place in the ladies' free skate competition.

An Instagram account, which was taken down, was dedicated to following the Olympic athletes' exploits.

Up next is Wednesday's pair skating short program (keep your eyes peeled for married couple Alexa Scimeca-Knierim and Chris Knierim, who take the ice on Valentine's Day). "It's all a myth", United States figure skater Adam Rippon said in an Instagram story over the weekend, according to Out Magazine.

The International Olympic Committee set up a special screening process to determine if Russian athletes eligible for the Winter Olympics had violated anti-doping rules. Fans of a large event are often seen as easy targets for a wide range of attacks, including phishing emails, domain theft, ransomware, and fake social media posts, Engin Kirda, professor of computer science at Northeastern University, told TechRepublic during the summer 2016 Olympics in Brazil.

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