Indian-origin doc warned against United Kingdom health service cyber-hack

What exactly is ransomware, how is it spread and what happens next? As many as 74 countries have been hit by a huge, fast-moving and global ransomware attack that locks computers and demands the digital equivalent of $300 per computer, KasperskyL... More..

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Automaker Nissan's United Kingdom plant hit by cyber attack

The hunt was on for the culprits behind the assault, which was being described as the biggest cyber ransom attack ever. "This is a virus that attacked Windows platforms". Following the cyber attack, the hospi...More..

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United Kingdom interior minister Rudd says health system has recovered from cyber attack

Shadow Brokers sent an encrypted, compressed file that, once accessed and loaded, allowed the ransomware to penetrate the targets. Security researchers said they observed some victims paying via the digital cur...More..

Europe names second ten Eurovision 2017 finalists
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Europe names second ten Eurovision 2017 finalists

Like every year, 26 performers were chosen to compete in the final round. In particular, I love Romania's entry, "Yodel It!" which features some weird sing talking and a yodelled chorus. "Very handsome", she sa...More..

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Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI)

During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.08 earnings per share. The business is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings report on Wednesday, August 2nd. The disclosure for thi...More..

48 Hours Later — Surface Laptop
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48 Hours Later — Surface Laptop

The latest addition to the line-up, the Surface Laptop , enters into a straight fight between Apple's high-end MacBook Pro and Google's web-driven Chromebook range. Microsoft claims 14.5 hours of video playb...More..

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The Most Important New Features

Cloud Clipboard: - The new update will bring cloud clipboard . The update will also debut a new video and editing app called Story Remix , which lets users quickly create video montages from photos a...More..

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Nissan says UK plant hit by cyber attack

All told, several cybersecurity firms said they had identified the malicious software, which so far has been responsible for tens of thousands of attacks, in more than 60 countries. A total of 48 NHS trusts wer...More..

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Global cyber attack slows but experts see risk of fresh strikes

Some cyber security experts and privacy advocates said the massive attack reflected a flawed approach by the United States to dedicate more cyber resources to offence rather than defence, a practice they argu...More..

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South Korean won up on back of Moon victory

As president, Moon must find a way to coax an increasingly belligerent North Korea to ease its nuclear and missile threats. At his first news conference at the presidential Blue House, Moon introduced his nom...More..

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Cyber attack: NHS Wales blocks incoming emails

Health service organisations were infiltrated by the malicious software, while many others shut down servers as a precautionary measure, bringing added disruption. Authorities in Britain have been braced for cy...More..

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New South Korean president vows to address North Korea, broader tensions 'urgently'

In his inauguration speech, Mr Moon said he would "do everything I can to build peace on the Korean peninsula". "I will go to Beijing and Tokyo, and even to Pyongyang under the right conditions.". While a trave...More..

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Hackers Launch Global Ransomware Attack 'WannaCry' Using Stolen NSA Exploit

The ransomware, called "WannaCry", locks down all the files on an infected computer and demands the administrator pay to regain control of them. The Andhra Pradesh police has also fallen prey to this attack, le...More..

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At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyber attack

There have been reports of infections in more than 70 countries, including the UK, US, China, Russia, Spain, Italy and Taiwan. By Kaspersky Lab's count, the malware struck at least 74 countries. The malware...More..

Dramatic goal by substitute captures Premier League title for Chelsea
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Dramatic goal by substitute captures Premier League title for Chelsea

Antonio Conte spent the immediate aftermath of Chelsea's title-winning 1-0 victory at West Bromwich Albion on Friday being bounced skywards by his players but now his mind is already focusing on the next ta...More..

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'SA affected in global cyberattack'

The most disruptive attacks were reported in Britain, where hospitals and clinics were forced to turn away patients after losing access to computers on Friday. Massive cyberattacks have hit a number of countr...More..

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Massive Ransomware Cyber-Attack Hits Countries

The interior ministry said on its website around 1,000 computers had been infected but it had localised the virus. Separately on Saturday, finance chiefs from the Group of Seven rich countries will commit to ...More..

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Researcher finds 'kill switch' to stop spread of global cyber attack

Security researchers said they observed some victims paying via the digital currency bitcoin, though they did not know what percent had given in to the digital extortionists. On Wednesday, hackers disrupted the...More..

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Major Ransomware Attack Sweeps Europe

Some hospitals were forced to divert patients to alternative hospitals for treatment. Forcepoint Security Labs said that "a major malicious email campaign" consisting of almost five million emails per hou...More..

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Massive ransomware attack hits computers in 99 countries, including India

He told CNN it appeared as if they had been deleted. Apols for any inconvenience. A number of NHS organisations in the North East and North Cumbria have been directly affected by the virus and had to complete...More..