How to protect yourself from the global ransomware attack

The WannaCry attack wasn't a big-time nation state operation, though it's likely that it may have originated in Russian Federation. To some extent, this is understandable because deploying patches in environments with a large number of systems ... More..

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No second spike in cyber attacks is
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

No second spike in cyber attacks is "encouraging"-British minister"

Ms Robison said most of those systems affected were not Windows XP, which some have said left PC users poorly protected. The ransomware utilises vulnerabilities in out-of-date, unpatched versions of Microsoft...More..

Nintendo Promises Surprises For This Year's Treehouse E3 Livestream
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Nintendo Promises Surprises For This Year's Treehouse E3 Livestream

Still, we're not going to turn up our noses at new Super Mario Odyssey footage. And as in previous years, Nintendo will livestream a daily show floor broadcast from its Treehouse team, starting June 13 at 9...More..

Announced smartphones Moto Moto C and C Plus
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Announced smartphones Moto Moto C and C Plus

As for the upcoming fourth-generation Moto E lineup, the devices are expected to be announced within the next few weeks, although there's still no official word on when exactly that might happen. The Moto Z2 ph...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

This is Moto C, not the one you were looking for

The Moto C is the definition of a low-end budget smartphone and comes in several configurations with 3G and 4G models. As of this moment we do not have any details on the pricing or availability of the phone, b...More..

Israel provided the intel Trump shared with Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Israel provided the intel Trump shared with Russian Federation

Trump met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak one day after firing Comey, who was leading an investigation into possible collusion between Trump associates and Russian agen...More..

Elite: Dangerous is coming to PS4 next month
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Elite: Dangerous is coming to PS4 next month

Digital pre-orders are now available on the PlayStation Store in Europe. Digital pre-orders are available as of today in Europe, while those in the USA will be able to pre-order the title digitally later this m...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

What we know so far about the WannaCry attack

The new infections were largely in Asia, which had been closed for business when the malware first struck. In Japan, companies such as Hitachi and Nissan reported problems but said their operations had not be...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Amazon Unveils a New Echo with a Touchscreen

The Show will also be able to play content from YouTube and other applications on the internet. It can also show you weather reports or news briefings. Echo Show is slated for release on June 28 , a...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

WannaCry: Businesses could face lawsuits for not updating Windows-based computer systems

Darien Huss, a 28-year-old research engineer who assisted the anonymous British researcher lauded a hero, said he was "still anxious for what's to come in the next few days because it really would not be so har...More..

Delphi joins BMW-Intel-Mobileye autonomous car partnership
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Delphi joins BMW-Intel-Mobileye autonomous car partnership

Delphi may also provide hardware components such as sensors and is already working together with Intel and Mobileye in the areas of perception and sensor fusion, the companies said . More partners could be...More..

Jaguar mysteriously escapes enclosure, attacks monkey at Texas zoo
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Jaguar mysteriously escapes enclosure, attacks monkey at Texas zoo

While roaming the zoo, Estrella did attack a spider monkey. Within 10 minutes, Estrella was shot with a tranquilizer dart and was secured in her exhibit 30 minutes later. The Dallas Morning News reported th...More..

New S. Korean leader to partly abandon presidential palace
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

New S. Korean leader to partly abandon presidential palace

Yesterday, the prime minister had tweeted congratulatory messages to Moon in English and Korean languages. "They agreed it would be important for the global community to continue to pursue a robust response t...More..

Man spots gun, inadvertently shoots Uber driver
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Man spots gun, inadvertently shoots Uber driver

Police said White pulled a gun, fired several rounds, hitting the driver. They say the Uber passenger, who had been drinking, was showing the Uber driver a gun he was carrying. The suspect performed emergency...More..

Facebook to reimburse some advertisers after discovering bug
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Facebook to reimburse some advertisers after discovering bug

The Facebook logo is displayed on the company's website in an illustration photo taken in Bordeaux FranceThomson ReutersFacebook has found another data error related to advertising , and this time it has to re...More..

Man thanks iPhone's
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Man thanks iPhone's "Siri" for saving his life in explosion

Beaucher said that when he was checking on the home, he saw something suspicious inside. A man is thanking Siri for saving his life after he was pulled from a house explosion. " I'm very, very, extremely luc...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Attack should be wake-up call for govts

India's cyber security unit CERT-In said it has received formal reports of just five "incidents" across locations like Delhi and Tamil Nadu. However India has said that its vital computer systems largely es...More..

Amazon's streaming software powers new smart TVs
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Amazon's streaming software powers new smart TVs

The new TVs, called Amazon Fire TV Edition , will be capable of displaying sharper video known as 4K resolution , though most TV shows and movies are available only in high definition, the standard on TVs tod...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Hold Rating for Standard Life Plc (SL)

Serco Group plc (LON:SRP) has declined 8.21% since October 13, 2016 and is downtrending. On 4/25/2017, Numis released a statement on BTG PLC (LON:BTG) maintained the target price at 900.00GBX that suggested a...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Europol Chief: Ransomware Threat Not Over

Sam Hutton, CTO at Glasswall Solutions said to LondonLovesBusiness.com on Saturday: "This is a major cyber-attack on the NHS in which criminals are potentially putting the wellbeing of an entire country at risk...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft on WannaCry Ransomware: Government Secrecy Led to This

The Chinese government says almost 30,000 of its institutions have been affected, including universities, mail delivery services, hospitals and shopping malls. "These alerts included a patch to protect their sy...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Smart speaker with 7-inch touchscreen announced

The Echo Show will launch in the United States in June and will enable users to make video calls as well as view photos and video using voice commands. The Show also has a camera on the front. Amazon has ...More..

Apple reportedly updating entire MacBook lineup at WWDC
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Apple reportedly updating entire MacBook lineup at WWDC

Bloomberg said Apple has been considering updating the 13-inch MacBook Air but it isn't clear if the company plans to unveil it just yet. Apple and Intel declined to comment. It's nearly like clockwork that ...More..

National Security Advisor: Trump's Conversation With Russians Was 'Wholly Appropriate'
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

National Security Advisor: Trump's Conversation With Russians Was 'Wholly Appropriate'

The president took to Twitter on Tuesday to defend his actions in the face of intense criticism, including from some of his fellow Republicans. The national security adviser pointedly did not deny central a...More..

NHS works to curtail cyber attack damage
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NHS works to curtail cyber attack damage

Around a fifth of NHS trusts were hit in the attack, forcing them to postpone operations and procedures over the weekend. NHS England said that, as of 3pm on Monday, two hospitals remained on divert following...More..

In The Wake Of Wannacry, Microsoft Demands Governments Stop 'Hoarding' Exploits
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

In The Wake Of Wannacry, Microsoft Demands Governments Stop 'Hoarding' Exploits

What about computer security at large? Weber said the attacks show the risks of an overreliance on computerized systems that are not fully secure. The ease of stopping the attack suggests the hackers were...More..

Trump Defended Himself After Revelations He Shared Classified Information To Russians
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump Defended Himself After Revelations He Shared Classified Information To Russians

Sergey Kislyak. "Obviously they're in a downward spiral right now and they've got to figure out a way to come to grips with all that's happening", Corker said. The intelligence relates to what is known as a...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Global ransomware attack puts Winnipeg systems on alert

There are the companies, universities, hospitals and other organizations that didn't install Microsoft's fixes and take other precautions, such as backing up data. The virus is primarily hitting older versions ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea link found to WannaCry 'ransomware', say researchers

In November 2014, Sony Pictures Entertainment became the target of the biggest cyberattack in U.S. corporate history, linked to its release of North Korea satire "The Interview", hated by Pyongyang. "The growth...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Expert finds more possible North Korea links to cyberattack

Symantec and Kaspersky Lab said on Monday some code in an earlier version of the WannaCry software had also appeared in programs used by the Lazarus Group , which researchers from many companies have iden...More..