Report Says Israel Provided Intelligence on ISIS

The prospect of more drama - Comey being called to testify, along with confirmation hearings for a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director - could fill the air for weeks or months. Senior Republicans on Tuesday evening conceded that cracks were ... More..

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Researchers find links of cyberattack with North Korea
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Researchers find links of cyberattack with North Korea

Attributing cyberattacks can be notoriously hard - often relying on consensus rather than confirmation, the report said. The latest attack was widespread, forcing the shut-down of hospitals and other busine...More..

What Analysts Think of Amazon.Com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN)?
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

What Analysts Think of Amazon.Com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN)?

Finally, State Street Corp boosted its position in shares of Amazon.com by 3.5% in the fourth quarter. Ibex Wealth Advisors bought a new position in Amazon.com during the fourth quarter valued at about $113,000...More..

Things to Know About the 'WannaCry' Ransomware Attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Things to Know About the 'WannaCry' Ransomware Attack

Because of its success infiltrating systems, the software - also known as WannaCrypt, Wana Decryptor or WCry - is already inspiring imitators . In Australia, Cyber Security Minister Dan Tehan warned that there...More..

Sheffield professor's advice on how to protect yourself — NHS cyber attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sheffield professor's advice on how to protect yourself — NHS cyber attack

Ben Sasse, R-Neb., said in a statement. Academic and writer Zeynep Tufekci went further, suggesting that the world needs a "complete overhaul of how technology companies, governments and institutions operate ...More..

Beware: Worldwide Ransomware Attack May Be Far from Over
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Beware: Worldwide Ransomware Attack May Be Far from Over

Three days later, reports of WannaCry are now spiking in Asia. The hacking tool spreads silently between computers, shutting them down by encrypting data and then demanding a ransom of $300 to unlock them. 'An ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Brokerages Anticipate Nokia Oyj (NOK) to Announce $0.04 EPS

Vetr raised Nokia Oyj from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $5.80 price target for the company in a report on Thursday, February 23rd. Analyst's mean target price for NOK is $5.86 while anal...More..

Here's how two 20-somethings stopped the WannaCry cyberattack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Here's how two 20-somethings stopped the WannaCry cyberattack

The western MI resident said he noticed the authors of the malware had left in a feature known as a kill switch. The 22-year-old British computer nerd who stopped a historic global cyberattack warned Sunday t...More..

WhatsApp fined over $3 mn in Italy
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

WhatsApp fined over $3 mn in Italy

He said that unlike several other countries, India does not have any data protection legislation and the government has an obligation to protect the rights of its citizens. A new European Union data protection ...More..

WannaCry Ransomware: Know How To Protect Yourself From The Unexpected Attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware: Know How To Protect Yourself From The Unexpected Attack

This attack was created from ransomware created by the National Security Agency to penetrate computers. Banks have passed on the directive to their management service providers. Now, dealing with the global cri...More..

Brokers Issue New Targets On Crown Castle International Corporation (NYSE:CCI)
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Brokers Issue New Targets On Crown Castle International Corporation (NYSE:CCI)

The company is expected to announce its next earnings results on Thursday, July 20th. Analysts expect that Crown Castle International Corp. will post $1.24 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. State ...More..

LG will reportedly switch to OLED displays for next major smartphone
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

LG will reportedly switch to OLED displays for next major smartphone

And if all goes according to plan, next year's flagship (probably called the G7, but that's just a hunch) will follow suit. Would you like an LG smartphone with an OLED display? LG's V-series of Android s...More..

Google Logo Tells Us What Is The Antikythera Mechanism
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Google Logo Tells Us What Is The Antikythera Mechanism

The treasure was inside a small bronze box and had 30 bronze gears that could track the stars, predict eclipses and timed the Ancient Olympic Games. Today's Google Doodle celebrates the 115 year anniversary...More..

More cyberattacks expected in wake of WannaCry
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

More cyberattacks expected in wake of WannaCry

Global standards should compel countries not to stockpile or exploit software vulnerabilities, Smith says. "This is an emerging pattern in 2017". "Repeatedly, exploits in the hands of governments have leaked ...More..

United States should not stockpile cyber weapons, Microsoft says
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

United States should not stockpile cyber weapons, Microsoft says

The government is not legally bound to notify at-risk companies. But the NSA's role in the creation of WannaCry has been misunderstood: The intelligence agency did not actually create WannaCry, but played an ...More..

WannaCry Ransomware scare! 10 Do's and Don'ts to keep your computer safe
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware scare! 10 Do's and Don'ts to keep your computer safe

Microsoft released a patch for the flaw in March after hackers stole the exploit from the NSA. "The support period for XP has already lapsed which means that it is more susceptible to malicious attacks than pat...More..

Leak May Reveal Details About Intel's Upcoming i9 Processors
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Leak May Reveal Details About Intel's Upcoming i9 Processors

While a new Core-i9 chip built on the Skylake-X platform will likely be Intel's contender for the hot seat, AMD too is believed to be readying the new Whitehaven platform that might include Ryzen 9 range of chi...More..

Global cyber attack slowing down but fears remain
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Global cyber attack slowing down but fears remain

The malware uses an exploit developed by the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) that was released by Wikileaks after the infamous Shadow Brokers hack of the NSA-linked Equation Group last August. Apple is no...More..

AMD announces Radeon Vega Frontier Edition
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

AMD announces Radeon Vega Frontier Edition

Raja introduced AMD's new Radeon Vega Frontier Edition product that is built to supply deep machine learning as well as being an excellent workstation card as well. Machine Learning: Together with AMD's ROC...More..

SAP offers CXOs new roadmap for digital transformation, upgraded tools for recruiting
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

SAP offers CXOs new roadmap for digital transformation, upgraded tools for recruiting

SAPPHIRE NOW Symmetry , a leading enterprise application management and cloud hosting solutions provider, today announced it has further enhanced its cloud hosting platform engineered to support and manage pr...More..

Here are 5 ways to protect your computers from ransomware
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Here are 5 ways to protect your computers from ransomware

Dore said companies that faced disruptions because they did not run the Microsoft update or because they were using older versions of Windows could face lawsuits if they publicly touted their cyber security ...More..

22-year-old cybersecurity researcher helped thwart unprecedented cyberattack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

22-year-old cybersecurity researcher helped thwart unprecedented cyberattack

An anonymous malware researcher inadvertently helped stop the spread of a global cyberattack that targeted almost 100 countries. It was the server of the company he works for, not his personal server. The ranso...More..

The blame game, ransomware edition: Who's at fault?
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

The blame game, ransomware edition: Who's at fault?

New variants of the rapidly replicating worm were discovered Sunday and one did not include the so-called kill switch that allowed researchers to interrupt its spread Friday by diverting it to a dead end ...More..

Protect your PCs with software updates, don't pay ransoms
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Protect your PCs with software updates, don't pay ransoms

WannaCry ransomware had been noted earlier by experts, but it mushroomed on May 12. Microsoft has sent sounded out a warning to establishments worldwide, urging them to treat this malware attack as a " wake-up ...More..

All-New 2018 BMW M5 Revealed… gets all-wheel drive
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

All-New 2018 BMW M5 Revealed… gets all-wheel drive

The auto will come with three selectable driving modes, which will include a full rear-wheel drive mode that allows the engine torque to completely bypass the front axle regardless of slip angle. This active co...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Apple Updates macOS, iOS, watchOS and tvOS

BGR's source said the decision to cut the device has derived from the Mini's decreasing influence in Apple's line-up. KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo shared the predictions with 9to5Mac, in which he said there is...More..

Audi and Volvo cars set to have Android operating system
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Audi and Volvo cars set to have Android operating system

But Google has now turned its attention to cars-people use phones quite a bit these days, and people drive quite a bit too, sometimes doing both at the same time. "With the advent of Android we will embrace a r...More..

Two unannounced Nokia smartphones spotted in a video
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Two unannounced Nokia smartphones spotted in a video

Nokia 3310 will support the 900 and 1,800 MHz bands and will come in a dual-SIM variant (via microSIM) alongside a single SIM one. First and foremost, it does not support WhatsApp; well any app for that matter,...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

FBI chief's unceremonious ouster boomerangs on Trump

The highly classified information about an Islamic State plot was collected by Israel, a crucial source of intelligence and close partner in the fight against some of the America's fiercest threats in the Middl...More..

Hospital boss praises IT staff — NHS cyber attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Hospital boss praises IT staff — NHS cyber attack

The full scale of the global cyber attack that continues to disrupt the NHS may only become apparent when people return to work on Monday, experts have warned. "Each health building will have an IT representa...More..