Do these dogs look like Star Wars characters?

However, the above messages did not really capture the attention of Star Wars fans, as they were more interested to hear a special message from Queen Elizabeth II. May the Fourth came about organically among fans and was subsequently embraced by ... More..

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Major cyber attack could come on Monday, experts warn
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Major cyber attack could come on Monday, experts warn

The highest-profile organisation to fall victim to the cybercrime was Britain's National Health Service, which uses the 15-year-old Windows XP operating system on its computers. "Given the potential impact to c...More..

Global 'ransomware' attack slows; hackers hit hospitals for cash
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Global 'ransomware' attack slows; hackers hit hospitals for cash

Russian officials said the effects on their computer systems were minor, althought independent evaluators said the country was among the most heavily hit. Portugal Telecom and Telefonica Argentina both said the...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Renault And Nissan Plants Hit By Massive Ransomware Attack

The aftermath of the cyber attack that affected 48 NHS organisations is likely to last for a number of days. Service to most NHS hospitals has been restored following an unprecedented hacking attack, Home Sec...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Visual Studio 2017 for Mac Exits Preview [Download]

Sporting a native user interface, Visual Studio for Mac integrates all of the tools you need to create, debug, test, and publish mobile and server applications without compromise, including state of the art A...More..

Worldwide Ransomware Attack Cripples Computers in 100 Countries
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Worldwide Ransomware Attack Cripples Computers in 100 Countries

Friday's attack was based on a Windows vulnerability that was purportedly identified by the U.S. National Security Agency and was later leaked to the internet. It was not yet known who perpetrated Friday's atta...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Donald Trump Admits Calling James Comey Asking About Investigations

Trump confirmed in his interview with Holt that he had, in fact, already made the decision to fire Comey, saying that he would have done so regardless of Sessions's or Rosenstein's recommendations. "Let me be v...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft's new plan for Windows on mobile: just use Android and iOS

You can still choose to permanently sync files if you know you'll need them but won't have a solid Internet connection. A seemingly simple task that's been hard to do on multiple devices is copy and paste. ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft Unveils The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update With All-New UI

Microsoft officially announced the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update aka the Redstone 3. The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will bring the My People app, more productive Cortana, Timeline, Project NEON, Wind...More..

NHS cyber attack: Criminals will be brought to justice
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

NHS cyber attack: Criminals will be brought to justice

MalwareTech published a blog post early Saturday morning detailing how they stopped the spread of this ransomware. The western MI resident said he noticed the authors of the malware had left in a feature kno...More..

Microsoft Offers Free Security Fixes After Global Cyber Attack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft Offers Free Security Fixes After Global Cyber Attack

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

British cyber whiz hailed `accidental hero´ after stopping global virus
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

British cyber whiz hailed `accidental hero´ after stopping global virus

In another development, an Indian-origin NHS doctor Krishna Chinthapalli said he had warned against the cyber-hack of the National Health Service (NHS) just two days before it corrupted and crippled the net...More..

Two dress rehearsals for Eurovision 2017 final on 12 May
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Two dress rehearsals for Eurovision 2017 final on 12 May

There was a full moon in Kyiv during the show when an Australian audience member invaded the stage during the third interval act which saw last year's Eurovision victor Jamala take to the stage. It's shap...More..

Lucky break slows cyberattack; what's coming could be worse
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Lucky break slows cyberattack; what's coming could be worse

He said the affected computers likely had not applied the Microsoft patch or were running old operating systems for which no patch was available. Darien Huss, a 28-year-old research engineer who assisted th...More..

Microsoft Issues Rare Windows XP Patch Following Global WannaCrypt Ransomware Outbreak
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Microsoft Issues Rare Windows XP Patch Following Global WannaCrypt Ransomware Outbreak

Europol's European Cybercrime Centre, EC3, said in a statement today that the attack was "at an unprecedented level and will require a complex worldwide investigation to identify the culprits". The ransomware...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Inauguration day: Macron to become France's new president

Macron formally took power after his predecessor, Socialist Francois Hollande, met with him for one hour and left. Macron had been Hollande's top economy adviser at the Elysee from 2012 to 2014, then became h...More..

Experts calling attack biggest in history
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Experts calling attack biggest in history

A fifth of trusts were hit by the ransomware on Friday afternoon, forcing hospitals to cancel and delay treatment. "Later we found out that the domain was supposed to be unregistered and the malware was count...More..

Free fix after cyber attack
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Free fix after cyber attack

WannaCry is a form of ransomware that locks up files on your computer and encrypts them in a way that you can not access them anymore. It combined a known and highly unsafe security hole in Microsoft Windows, t...More..

Europol: Ransomware attack is of unprecedented level
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Europol: Ransomware attack is of unprecedented level

But it appears to be "low-level" stuff, given the amounts of ransom demanded, Eisen said Saturday. WannaCry exploited a vulnerability to spread itself across networks, a rare and powerful feature that caused in...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Spain contacts 100 companies about cyberattack

The committee denied the reports. "Should your system be infected by ransomware, isolate the system from your network to prevent the threat from further spreading". But the NHS said Saturday it does not have ...More..