Cure claimed for cyberattack computers

In the case of EternalBlue , the intelligence haul was "unreal", said one former employee. PARIS | French researchers have released software tools that they claim can restore some of the computers locked up by a global cyberattack that held user... More..

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Windows XP PCs infected by WannaCry can be decrypted without paying ransom

For those infected by the ransomware and without unaffected backups, there is hope: developer Adrien Guinet has released a tool which is capable of recovering the private key used to encrypt files on an infec...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

WannaCry ransomware decryption tools released for free

As was the case with Wannakey , the recovery won't work if an infected computer has been restarted. This ingenious tool is based on an older fix of " WannaKey " created by Adrien Guinet , which was designed t...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Sony's Mighty PlayStation 4 Pro Can't Run Destiny 2 At 60 FPS

But again, when Battlefield 1 looks better than the original Destiny and runs at up to 60 FPS on the original PS4 (which can involve matches with dozens of players), we have to call bollocks on that. It's als...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Windows 7 is most affected by WannaCry attack, Windows XP is 'insignificant'

The price demanded increases over time until the end of the countdown, when the files are permanently destroyed. The ransomware locks user's devices and prevents them from accessing data and software until a ce...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Ransomware attack: India remains vigilant as more reports pour in

Speaking to IndiaTV, IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said yesterday that India's cyber security infrastructure was robust and there had been a minimal impact of the attack on India. "This attack provides yet ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Windows XP users can remove WannaCry ransomware

One possible method of infection is phishing emails. Ransomware is just one of the ways that cybercriminals profit from weak computer security. In mid-march, Microsoft distributed a security update after it...More..

Watford, Southampton target Silva has made Hull decision
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Watford, Southampton target Silva has made Hull decision

Silva, whose own future remains uncertain as he comes to the end of a short-term contract, admitted to enjoying his first four and a half months working in England. But first we need to respect the club". "Bu...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

French researchers find a way to unlock WannaCry without ransom

In the last 72 hours, more than 261 people have decided they would rather pay the ransom than lose their important files forever, according to trackers analyzing the three known bitcoin wallets. If you find...More..

Apple Launches First Beta of iOS 10.3.3; Kills Jailbreak Development
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Apple Launches First Beta of iOS 10.3.3; Kills Jailbreak Development

As far as iOS 10.3.2 jailbreak is concerned, since the update has just released, there isn't any concrete news on a jailbreak for it. Apple has released the iOS 10.3.2 update after extensively public testin...More..

'Destiny 2' on PC won't have dedicated multiplayer servers
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

'Destiny 2' on PC won't have dedicated multiplayer servers

And Bungie says we'll have much more fun exploring these places thanks to a free-roaming mode with patrol missions, NPCs handing out side quests, daily events and loot-laden dungeons. After IGN asked whethe...More..

Workweek may see more cyber chaos
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Workweek may see more cyber chaos

Smith said the "ransomware" attacks had used data stolen from the NSA earlier this year - which contained information on software vulnerabilities the government had hoped to hoard - and subsequently leaked them...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Microsoft partly blames United States government for global cyberattack

Beijing has previously said the proliferation of fake news on USA social media sites, which are largely banned in China, is a reason to tighten global cyber governance. It declined to comment when contacted by ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware cyber attack: Why Indian banks, ATMs remain unaffected by malware?

The most disruptive attacks were reported in the United Kingdom, where hospitals and clinics were forced to turn away patients after losing access to computers. The company no longer provides regular software...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

French researchers find cure to unlock files encrypted in global ransomware attack

A French researcher has released a software tool that he claims can restore some of the computers infected by the WannaCry ransomware. "It does so by searching for them in the wcry.exe process". WannaCry app...More..

Aussie businesses confirmed affected by global ransomware attack: gov't
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Aussie businesses confirmed affected by global ransomware attack: gov't

Computers around the globe were hacked beginning on Friday using a security flaw in Microsoft's Windows XP operating system, an older version that was no longer given mainstream tech support by the US giant. Th...More..

United States media: N. Korea missile reentered Earth's atmosphere
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

United States media: N. Korea missile reentered Earth's atmosphere

But defense experts in the US believe that it could take another three years for North Korean scientists to build a nuclear warhead compact enough to be mounted on a missile such as the Hwasong-12. But, Kim sai...More..

Destiny 2 PC version won't use dedicated servers, arrives after console launch
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Destiny 2 PC version won't use dedicated servers, arrives after console launch

Check out Destiny 2's Homecoming in the player below! This new feature allows solo players to find and play with other players to enjoy Destiny 2 and earn new in-game rewards like weapons, and armor. I did se...More..

Live Shots of Nokia 9 Spotted With Dual Cameras, 5.3 inch Display
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Live Shots of Nokia 9 Spotted With Dual Cameras, 5.3 inch Display

Right. Apparently, a Nokia 9 prototype has been acquired by the people at frandroid.com which has led to a complete handout of everything from the ports to the specifications. On top of this, Nokia 9 runs on ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Security researchers have a fix for victims of the 'WannaCry' ransomware

Windows 7 is still the most common version of Microsoft's software , even though it was originally released in 2009. In his research summary, Guinet said the software has only been tested to work under Windo...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Ransomware attack had 'nearly zero' impact in India: Ravi Shankar Prasad

According to the Times of India, ATM machines in the country are "seen as being vulnerable since nearly all of them run on Windows software". But since Friday, much else has been learned. "We are testing soft...More..

Things To Know About Ransomware Cyber Attack
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Things To Know About Ransomware Cyber Attack

Enable the "Show file extensions" option in the Windows settings on your computer. Consumers are also at risk. China Daily said that National Security Agency of US should carry some responsibility for the...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Microsoft Withheld Free Cyber Attack Patch, Charged Old Software Users Instead

In most cases, the sum of money demanded is relatively small so it might seem easier to just pay the money and if you have backups, just restore your systems with them. Microsoft president and chief legal offic...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

WannaCry: US should take some blame for cyberattack, says Chinese state media

If your system is on the recent version of Windows and hasn't been attacked by WannaCry yet, then we urge you to update your system with the available security patch immediately. The company even slammed th...More..

North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile United States policy
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile United States policy

South Korean missile experts also concluded that physical evidence indicated North Korea had not developed any new ballistic missile technology, or even manufactured many new missile parts since at least 20...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

The era of cyber-disaster may finally be here

Stay away from file extensions like "exe", '.vbs" and "scr'. If you have your data backed up, you should be able to simply update your computer and restore your files without having to pay anything. "It is deep...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware: French Researchers Find Last-Ditch Cure to Unlock Files

His idea involves extracting the keys to WannaCry encryption codes using prime numbers rather than attempting to break the endless string of digits behind the malicious software's full encryption key. This woul...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Google Assistant Lands on iOS- Here Are The Details

Apart from Android Pay, mobile payments by Google will further expand not only in other regions but also because of the new Google Payment API. One of the issues with Android Pay is that it is connected to ...More..

Rising Storm 2: Vietnam Enters Open Beta, Release Date
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Rising Storm 2: Vietnam Enters Open Beta, Release Date

The Rising Storm 2 Digital Deluxe version is now available for pre-purchase at $22.49/£17.24 with a 25 percent discount, and comes with four weapon skins for Killing Floor 2 . Should you qualify for these bonu...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Ransom virus slowing, cyber security awareness promoted

The origins of the attack are now unknown. "What really makes the magnitude of this attack so much greater than any other is that the intent has changed from information stealing to business disruption", sa...More..