Cyber attack will improve security

Ransomware attacks are on the rise around the world. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn branded the attackers "a bunch of 21st Century highway robbers" and said the Government should have renewed a multimillion-pound security package. "Information shared ... More..

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Microsoft's reveals Windows 10 Fall Creator's Update ahead of September rollout

As part of Microsoft's new twice-a-year update schedule for Windows, the company has announced the latest update to Windows 10, collectively called the Windows Fall Creators Update. They will include support ...More..

United Kingdom hospitals hit by large-scale cyber attack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

United Kingdom hospitals hit by large-scale cyber attack

Investigators are working to track down those responsible for the ransomware used on Friday, known as Wanna Decryptor or WannaCry. Speaking to ITV's Peston on Sunday, Europol director Rob Wainwright said the ...More..

At least 100000 groups in 150 countries hit by ransomware
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

At least 100000 groups in 150 countries hit by ransomware

Users are also threatened with having all their files permanently deleted if the ransom isn't paid in a week. "Those who have Windows Update enabled are protected against attacks on this vulnerability", the...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

ITunes and SAP Digital Boardroom are coming to the Windows Store

Addressing the developers community, Myerson said Microsoft was inspired to make Windows and Visual studio the best home for all developers, not only for applications on Windows, but app experiences that span...More..

Microsoft unveiled a slick new design sensibility for Windows 10
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft unveiled a slick new design sensibility for Windows 10

Myerson added that the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will also look different, thanks to what Microsoft is calling a " Fluent Design System " that will create a common user interface across devices. Pick Up W...More..

Experts warn of another cyber-attack as the new week gets underway
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Experts warn of another cyber-attack as the new week gets underway

MalwareTech, who wants to remain anonymous, was hailed as an "accidental hero" after registering a domain name to track the spread of the virus, which actually ended up halting it. Oliver Gower, of the UK's Nat...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft Issues Rare Windows XP Patch Following Global WannaCrypt Ransomware Outbreak

The national railway system said that although it was attacked, rail network operations were unaffected. After getting a sample of the software, he began to carry out his analysis and "instantly noticed it ...More..

Neville Lauds Conte And Chelsea
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Neville Lauds Conte And Chelsea

It's all down to Conte. "It's important for me and also my players because don't forget that last season was a bad season for the club, the players and the fans". "I think they've been absolutely superb", he sa...More..

Azure Apps for iOS and Android now available for download
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Azure Apps for iOS and Android now available for download

Microsoft has made some big announcements regarding its Azure database product portfolio at its Build developer conference . All in all, not a bad day for data, especially at a developer conference first a...More..

Microsoft Adds New Protection for Ransomware Amid Global Cyber Attack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft Adds New Protection for Ransomware Amid Global Cyber Attack

It gave no further details. Companies around the world, including at least one major US company, were hit by a sophisticated cyberattack on Friday that continues to sweep across the globe. Security research...More..

Canadian rookie tied for lead at Players
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Canadian rookie tied for lead at Players

This is the second-time Hughes has taken a share of the 18-hole lead/co-lead. PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla . A three-putt bogey on the 18th took some of the gloss off a superb round, but as he signed his card th...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

The Most Important New Features

Microsoft Story Remix may have an edge in this endeavor because of its access to the Microsoft Graph , a cloud-based repository of information about you, your contacts, and reams of general data culled fr...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Simona Halep reaches semis — Madrid Open

As soon as she had it was plain sailing for the defending champion. But some words of advice from coach Darren Cahill prompted a swift turnaround and she won the next six games to march into her third Madri...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump's warning for sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation boss

And while Trump praised chief of staff Reince Priebus after the House passed a health care bill last week, associates say the president has continued to raise occasional questions about Priebus' leadership in t...More..

'WannaCry': Researcher finds 'kill switch' for cyberattack ransomware
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

'WannaCry': Researcher finds 'kill switch' for cyberattack ransomware

Ransomware is a type of malicious software that takes over a computer and locks the user out, preventing them from accessing any files until they pay money. Germany's national railway said Saturday departure an...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Funko announce loads of new Star Wars products

Mark Hamill pranks unsuspecting " Star Wars " fans all in the name of charity - May the Fourth be with you! As a fan of both Star Wars and the Clippers, you won't believe how many times I've messed this up...More..

Cyber attack spreads across 74 countries
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Cyber attack spreads across 74 countries

After taking computers over, the virus displayed messages demanding a payment of $300 (£230) in virtual currency Bitcoin to unlock files and return them to the user. Almost 100 countries were hit in the attack....More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Service to most NHS hospitals restored after 'unpredented' cyberattack

USA software firm Symantec said the majority of organisations affected were in Europe, and the attack was believed to be indiscriminate. In the United Kingdom, 45 organizations in the National Health Service ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Visual Studio 2017 for macOS is now available to all

With Windows Template Studio, Microsoft says that it will be going beyond this, to focus on "high quality code generation for a strong starting point", from which developers can build their apps. Code fast, d...More..

Global cyberattack: A (short, jargon-free) beginner's guide
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Global cyberattack: A (short, jargon-free) beginner's guide

The country's banking system was also attacked, although no problems were detected, as was the railway system. This ransomware also hit the nation's rail system in Germany. "Most folks that have paid up appear ...More..

World reels from cyberattack that hit nearly 100 countries
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

World reels from cyberattack that hit nearly 100 countries

LONDON — The cyberattack that spread malicious software around the world, shutting down networks at hospitals , banks and government agencies, was stemmed by a young British researcher and an affordable domain...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

ITunes To Be Released On Windows Store

Microsoft calls this Fluent Design (formerly Project Neon). Within the current Creators Update, you can ink a note on a video, and that ink will persist for a few seconds. Story Remix , a new image and video...More..

Cyber-attack: Europol says it was unprecedented in scale
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Cyber-attack: Europol says it was unprecedented in scale

At least 16 (and maybe as many as 40 ) NHS organisations across the country were hit by a devastating attack, which shut down computer systems and demanded a ransom. Mikko Hypponen, chief research officer at ...More..

Eurovision 2017: Australia has a mooning moment
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Eurovision 2017: Australia has a mooning moment

Britons are not finished severing their ties with Europe, according to a new poll yesterday showing a majority would support leaving the Eurovision Song Contest . Block voting, nationalism and a settling of ol...More..

Free fix after cyber attack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Free fix after cyber attack

The ransomware attack is considered the biggest in history, forcing hospitals across Britain to turn away patients and freezing computer systems at Russia's Interior Ministry. In April of this year an online g...More..

How to protect yourself from the massive ransomware attack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

How to protect yourself from the massive ransomware attack

The extent of the attacks could include much more than just hospitals and telecommunication companies, however, since MalwareHunterTeam only tracks attacks targets have reported . By the time they turned...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft Announces Visual Studio for Mac at Build Conference

With the new Xamarin Live Player , you can deploy, run, test and debug iOS apps directly from a Windows PC that runs Visual Studio. "Today we've released the preview of Xamarin Live Player, a live coding env...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Chinese -president calls Korean-counterpart

In the first direct contact between the South Korean and Chinese leaders, Mr Xi explained Beijing's position, said Mr Yoon, the South Korean presidential spokesman, without elaborating. China says the Terminal ...More..

'Perfect Storm' of Conditions Helped Cyberattack Succeed
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

'Perfect Storm' of Conditions Helped Cyberattack Succeed

Teams of technicians worked "round the clock" Saturday to restore hospital computer systems in Britain and check bank or transport services in other nations after a global cyberattack hit dozens of countries an...More..