Dutch police call on citizens to report cyberattacks following global ransomware attack

In Russia, where a wide array of systems came under attack, officials said services had been restored or the virus contained. Security wonks are calling it the biggest cyberattack ever. The Japan Computer Emergency Response Team Co-ordination Cen... More..

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Owlboy Announced For The Nintendo Switch
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Owlboy Announced For The Nintendo Switch

On top of announcing Far Cry 5, The Crew 2, the Assassin's Creed Reboot and finally some good new for South Park: The Fractured Butt Whole, the Ubisoft conference call also had something to say on the future ...More..

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Biggest cyber attack yet: 150 countries hit with NHS in chaos

He also said that organisations across the globe, including investigators from the National Crime Agency (NCA), are now working non-stop to hunt down those responsible for the ransomware . Trying to instil c...More..

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Most Famous Cyberattacks of All Time

He says that when the NSA lost control of the software behind the cyberattack, it was like "the USA military having some of its Tomahawk missiles stolen". The Shadow Brokers' first dump of exploits in August sp...More..

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NHS services recovering from cyber-attack

The ransomware has wormed its way into thousands of computers in an apparent extortion plot, shutting users out unless they cough up payment. More than 200,000 victims in around 150 countries have been infect...More..

North Korea Wants U.S. to Soften Stance Before Talks Can Begin
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

North Korea Wants U.S. to Soften Stance Before Talks Can Begin

Ambassador Kim In Ryong told a news conference when asked if Pyongyang was involved in the global WannaCry attack or the U.N. hack. The ambassador praised the latest successful North Korean missile launch, st...More..

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Wannacry cyber attack compromised some Russian banks: c.bank (VTBR)

But Russia was among the hardest hit, with the attack exposing security flaws in some of its largest institutions. WannaCry's worm-like capacity to infect other computers on the same network with no human int...More..

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Wannacry cyber attack compromised some Russian banks: central bank

Despite warnings and update reminders, businesses frequently fail to implement available updates needed to protect their systems and data from new threats. The attack held users hostage by freezing their comput...More..

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Microsoft says WannaCry ransomware must be a wake-up call for governments

The Ransomware attack affected more than 300,000 internet addresses worldwide, including government agencies, large corporations and banks. According to VNCERT, this is a very risky ransomware , which can ...More..

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Google wants to help you to get a job

To start with, one can now type to Google Assistant on phones. For instance, Photos will notice when you take a shot of a friend and nudge you to send it to her, so you don't forget. The feature has been added ...More..

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Protecting Windows-Based Computers From WannaCry Ransomware

WannaCry developers have prepared a Q&A section in various languages, offering infected users localised instructions on how to recover data and how to pay the ransom. Last week, the company issued rare patche...More..

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Bitdefender blocks WannaCry ransomware attack

And that's for a simple reason: Individuals and organizations alike are fundamentally awful about keeping their computers up-to-date with security fixes. But they could still linger as low-grade infections that...More..

Driver in Times Square crash charged with murder
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Driver in Times Square crash charged with murder

But while police have ruled out terrorism, there are still plenty of unanswered questions. A vehicle traveling through Times Square has driven into a crowd of pedestrians, injuring several people . Ken Bradi...More..

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Cyber attack shuts down Aussie businesses

But the kill switch couldn't help those already infected. 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...More..

Twitter Warns Vine Users Of Data Exposure
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Twitter Warns Vine Users Of Data Exposure

Twitter is warning Vine users of a bug that potentially exposed users' email addresses and phone numbers to third parties "under certain circumstances". However, a malicious actor may be able to cross refere...More..

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Google Home: Features that will make you want to switch from Echo

That may not actually be the case, and, even more worrying, Netflix may not be the only app involved. You need to open the app first. After announcing Android Instant apps at Google I/O past year, it's be...More..

Facebook Will Stream 'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' eSports Matches From ESL
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Facebook Will Stream 'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' eSports Matches From ESL

ESL said streaming for the deal will begin starting in June. In addition to all Intel Extreme Masters and ESL One tournament content, ESL will also produce live original content for Twitter , including a wee...More..

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Google launches Google Assistant on the iPhone

Deliveroo, one of the group of select developers who were given a chance to preview Google Play App Signing , saw its Android app shrink by 36 percent - from 13.6MB before to 9.1MB after. This will presumabl...More..

Microsoft blames USA stockpiled vulnerability for ransomware attack
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Microsoft blames USA stockpiled vulnerability for ransomware attack

With ransomware, criminals typically trick individuals into opening an email attachment containing malicious software. Check Point has identified three Bitcoin addresses associated with WannaCry - and this ...More..

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Soon you will be able to send money form Google Assistant

Google claims the feature will be smart enough so that you could auto-share only specific photos - say, of your kids - to your partner or a friend. For example, opening an e-mail with a dinner invitation mig...More..

Alleged Moto Z2 stops by GeekBench confirming key specs
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Alleged Moto Z2 stops by GeekBench confirming key specs

The listing shows that the Moto Z2 has scored 1930 points in the single core test and 6207 points in the multi-core test. As per the previous leaks are concerned, the upcoming Moto Z2 Force is expected to spo...More..

Britain Worked Through Night to Counter Cyberattack on Health Service: Minister
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Britain Worked Through Night to Counter Cyberattack on Health Service: Minister

Riverbank IT Management managing director Malcolm Newdick said: "Last week's ransomware attack was the most risky malware attack we have seen". This suggests that most victims have not paid up. The virus, known...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Google launches new app to find your lost phone

The deal enables GE's "Geneva" to communicate with the Google Assistant, so users can say: "Ok Google , ask Geneva Home to set the oven timer for 10 minutes". This feature will help the users minimise the vi...More..

US Will Tighten Screws On North Korea, Says Nikki Haley
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

US Will Tighten Screws On North Korea, Says Nikki Haley

The UN Security Council has warned it may hit North Korea with a new round of sanctions in response to its latest missile launches, which it blamed for stirring up regional tension, and urged Pyongyang to sto...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Google App Signing automatically compresses, secures Android apps

At its I/O conference this week, Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) subsidiary Google announced that its smart personal assistant, Google Assistant, is coming to Apple's mobile operating system iOS . Despite all the...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Worldwide 'WannaCry' cyberattack: What we know

When the world came to know of these attacks, leading antivirus companies like McAfee started to work on it. Security solutions providers have also accelerated efforts to develop tools to tide over the cris...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Analyst's Review to Watch: Yahoo! Inc (NASDAQ:YHOO)

Vetr lowered shares of Yahoo! from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $44.20 price target on the stock.in a research report on Tuesday, January 24th. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Senate chairman: Flynn has not responded to subpoena

Richard Burr of North Carolina. "General Flynn's attorneys have not yet indicated their intentions regarding the Senate Intelligence Committee's subpoena", Burr said in a statement. The Senate Intelligence Co...More..

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Microsoft issues WannaCry security patch for XP, blasts USA for 'stockpiling vulnerabilities'

They should have the latest software update . It then tells the user that their files have been locked and displays information on how much is to be paid and when - payment is taken in Bitcoin. Apple's Mac com...More..

Moto C and Moto C Plus Available with Latest Android Nougat Update
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Moto C and Moto C Plus Available with Latest Android Nougat Update

A leaked slide from over the weekend revealed that Motorola was planning to launch nine new phones this year. Moto E is one of the oldest versions in the Motorola smartphones range. Rs. 6950). The Moto C Pl...More..