'Fast decision' possible on new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

President Donald Trump nominates Judge Neil Gorsuch as the new justice for the Supreme Court in Washington D.C., the United States, on January 31, 2017. What exactly would Comey tell us and the Sentate Intelligence Committee? Trump has said that wasn... More..

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Thousands of Ransomware Attacks Recorded Around the World
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Thousands of Ransomware Attacks Recorded Around the World

Telecommunications company Telefonica was among many targets in Spain, though it said the attack was limited to some computers on an internal network and had not affected clients or services. Tom Griffiths, w...More..

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Linux To Be Available In Microsoft Apps Store Soon

The Windows 10 Fall (Spring down under) Creators Update makes it easier for experiences to flow seamlessly between Windows, iOS, and Android devices. The milestone is pretty impressive considering that the op...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

'Perfect storm' of conditions helped cyberattack succeed

It's on track to be one of the biggest recorded ransomware attacks ever, with tens of thousands of infected computers in almost 100 countries. "There's no barrier to do it tomorrow to 100 million computers". Ex...More..

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Worldwide cyberattack forces Microsoft to offer free security fix

In Russia, government agencies insisted that all attacks had been resolved. Europol's European Cybercrime Center said it was working closely with country investigators and private security firms to combat the...More..

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Microsoft Build 2017 - Day 2 Early Access

Microsoft Executive Vice President Terry Myerson acknowledged that locking people into the Windows platform is not today's reality, emphasizing that Microsoft recognizes the growing device and platform world...More..

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Conditions behind cyberattack may be hard to mimic

On Saturday, a cyber security researcher told AFP he had accidentally discovered a " kill switch " that could prevent the spread of the ransomware. The ransomware was created to repeatedly contact an unregist...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Xamarin Live Player (almost) takes the Mac out of iOS development

This means that developers can change their code during debugging and have the changes reflect in the app on the device immediately. -- Xamarin Live Player provides real-time feedback to developers while fitt...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Hospitals Throughout UK Hit By Ransomware — NHS England Cyberattack

It gave no further details. Train systems were hit in Germany and Russian Federation, and phone companies in Madrid and Moscow. Other impacts in the USA were not readily apparent on Saturday. The office that ov...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft Azure finally has an Android app

Dubbed a "planet-scale" distributed database service, it is a superset of the existing NoSQL DocumentDB service, and the company will move all of the existing DocumentDB customers and their data to Cosmos DB...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

NEW Major Cyberattack Infects Computers in 99 Countries

National Security Agency and later leaked to the internet. The attack froze computers at hospitals across the country, with some canceling all routine procedures. It was not yet known who perpetrated Friday's a...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Nations fight cyberattack; United Kingdom focuses on hospitals

It also said the attack did not specifically target the NHS. The US Department of Homeland Security said late on Friday that it was aware of reports of the ransomware, was sharing information with domestic an...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Everything just announced at Microsoft Build

Microsoft brought open source Linux to closed walls of Windows 10 with the help of WSL, i.e., Windows Subsystem for Linux . The company says the feature, which will site within the Windows app switcher, is ...More..

How to protect yourself from the massive ransomware attack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

How to protect yourself from the massive ransomware attack

More than 75,000 computers in 99 countries were compromised in Friday's attack, with a heavy concentration of infections in Russian Federation and Ukraine, according to Dutch security company Avast Software BV....More..

Trump considering numerous candidates for Federal Bureau of Investigation director
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump considering numerous candidates for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

The White House initially said Trump was compelled to fire Comey by a critical memo from the deputy attorney general on the director's handling of last year's investigation into Hillary Clinton's email. "We've ...More..

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Microsoft makes fixes free in wake of cyberattack

Home Secretary Amber Rudd said all but six of the NHS trusts back to normal Saturday. Europol's European Cybercrime Center said it was working closely with country investigators and private security firms to ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Seoul: Moon, Xi agree on denuclearization goal

With Seoul now sharing the latter view, Beijing will feel even less pressure to seriously tighten the screws on North Korea, as Trump has been urging. But the new President, who won with 41.4 per cent of the ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Cyber attack on 100 nations, incl India

Once inside the targeted network, so-called ransomware made use of recently revealed spy tools to silently infect other out-of-date machines without any human intervention. FedEx said it was "experiencing inter...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Global Cyberattack 'Child's Play' Compared To What's Coming

The worldwide cyberextortion attack is so unprecedented that Microsoft quickly changed its policy, announcing security fixes available for free for the older Windows systems still used by millions of individual...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Q & A on global cyber attack

Elsewhere in Europe, the attack hit Spain's Telefonica, a global broadband and telecommunications company, and knocked ticketing offline for Norway's IF Odd, a 132-year-old soccer club. The US and Russian Feder...More..