5 key questions about the NHS cyber hack answered

Doctors reported seeing computers go down "one by one" as the "ransomware" took hold on Friday (May 12), locking machines and demanding money to release the data. "We are very aware that attacks on critical services such as the NHS have a massive imp... More..

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United Kingdom working to fix hospital systems after cyber attack

As the scale of the security breach became clear yesterday afternoon, ambulances were diverted and patients told to avoid some A&E departments. Tom Griffiths, who was at the hospital for chemotherapy, said se...More..

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Northumbria and York Trusts face weekend without computer systems — NHS Cyber attack

Portugal Telecom, delivery company FedEx, a Swedish local authority and Megafon, the second largest mobile phone network in Russian Federation, also said they had been affected. The group said in a statement th...More..

NHS cyber -attack: Global Positioning System and hospitals hit by Ransomware
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NHS cyber -attack: Global Positioning System and hospitals hit by Ransomware

A number of countries and organizations have been affected". CNN has not independently confirmed that number. Health workers reported being locked out of their systems and seeing messages demanding ransom pay...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Ransomware Attackers Threaten to Wipe Out Patient Files after 7 Days

A huge extortion cyberattack hit dozens of nations Friday, holding computer data for ransom at hospitals, telecommunications firms and other companies. It said the attacks were carried out with a version of Wan...More..

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NHS Cyber attack: Northumbria and York Trusts face weekend without computer systems

Kaspersky researcher Costin Raiu cited 45,000 attacks in 74 countries , saying that the malware, a self-replicating "worm", was spreading quickly. As similar widespread ransomware attacks were reported in Sp...More..

Dozens of countries hit by massive cyberextortion attack
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Dozens of countries hit by massive cyberextortion attack

All told, several cybersecurity firms said they had identified the malicious software in upward of 60 countries, including the United States, though its effects in the USA did not appear to be widespread, at ...More..

Ransomware cyber strike 'biggest in history'
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Ransomware cyber strike 'biggest in history'

It also affected phone company Telefónica (85% of Telefonica computers have been affected) and The worldwide shipping company FedEx. In a statement Friday, Microsoft said it had taken further steps to protect...More..

How the NHS cyber attack affected South Yorkshire services
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How the NHS cyber attack affected South Yorkshire services

The software used in the latest attacks is called WannaCry, or Wanna Decryptor, and exploits a vulnerability in the Windows operating system. Russian Federation appeared to be the hardest hit, according to secu...More..

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Massive ransomware attack hits 99 countries

Politicians campaigning for next month's general election have seized on the attack to say underspending on health services have left the NHS vulnerable to cyber crime. Authorities in Britain have been braced f...More..

What Are Analysts Opinions On Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)
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What Are Analysts Opinions On Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

Marshall Wace North America L.P. acquired a new stake in shares of Sirius XM Holdings during the first quarter valued at about $2,679,000. Analysts' ultimate objective when projecting revenue is to determine ...More..

Chelsea Win The Premier League
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Chelsea Win The Premier League

Win or lose, the team can't be caught in the Premier League rankings, where it sits atop the leader board with 87 points. Former England captain Terry has now won five Premier League titles and Lampard sugges...More..

Amazon Great Indian Sale underway, Flipkart 'Big 10' coming up
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Amazon Great Indian Sale underway, Flipkart 'Big 10' coming up

Amazon is also offering a flat 75 per cent discount on best selling eBooks along with 1-year Kindle Unlimited subscription at a discounted price. In order to make payment while shopping the customer can use all...More..

Hospitals across England hit by major cyber-attack
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Hospitals across England hit by major cyber-attack

KASPERSKY Lab has recorded as of Friday more than 45,000 attacks of ransomware in 74 countries around the world, mostly in Russian Federation. It however, did not identify the countries. The National Health S...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Cyberattacks part of wider international campaign, says Theresa May

As the scale of the security breach became clear on Friday afternoon, ambulances were diverted and patients told to avoid some A&E departments. Computers were infected with what is known as "ransomware" - s...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Windows Store will have iTunes by year-end

Then, rather than sideload a virtual machine and Linux on top of that, users just have to head over to the Windows Store and download the distro with a single click, Engadget said. Microsoft's Windows 10 S ...More..

United Kingdom hospitals hit with cyber attack demanding ransom
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

United Kingdom hospitals hit with cyber attack demanding ransom

Ransomware attacks have also been soaring. "Currently, we have recorded more than 45,000 attacks of the WannaCry ransomware in 74 countries around the world, mostly in Russian Federation", cyber security f...More..

Portugal Telecom says hit by cyber attack, no impact on services
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Portugal Telecom says hit by cyber attack, no impact on services

The hospital was only allowing patients requiring immediate and emergency care to be admitted. Doctors' and pharmacies are also having similar issues. Portugal Telecom, delivery company FedEx , a Swedish l...More..

Massive cyber-attack hits at least 99 countries
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Massive cyber-attack hits at least 99 countries

Why is it certain regions are affected more than others? Operations were cancelled, ambulances diverted and computer systems crucial to the care of the seriously ill failed as Friday's global cyber attack cri...More..

British hospitals say hit by suspected national cyber attack
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

British hospitals say hit by suspected national cyber attack

NHS England described the incident as a "ransomware" attack. In the United Kingdom, some hospitals lost access to patient data and asked the public to avoid coming without emergency. The malicious software behi...More..