Patients asked to use services 'wisely — NHS cyber-attack

More than 200,000 victims in 150 countries have been registered so far, with warnings the impact could spread further on Monday. And WannaCry threatens to create even more havoc on Monday when people return to work. Deutsche Bahn: The German railwa... More..

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Microsoft's $999 Surface Laptop looks surprisingly good
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Microsoft's $999 Surface Laptop looks surprisingly good

Then again the Windows Store has gotten better since, and Microsoft is specifically aiming this at managed environments like the education market, where Chrome OS is thriving with similar limitations. It anno...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Global Cyberattack: Experts brace for unstoppable ransomware version

Portugal Telecom and Telefonica Argentina both said they were also targeted. It was detected early on Friday by independent security researcher MalwareHunter. According to Jakub Kroustek of the computer securit...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

India activates mechanism to prevent cyber attack

Computer experts said the virus spread quickly because it used a digital code believed to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency. "They are processing a lot of sensitive data". Hong Kong-based...More..

Cyber attack spreads across 150 countries
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Cyber attack spreads across 150 countries

Xinhua News Agency reports that by Saturday evening, 29,372 institutions had been infected along with hundreds of thousands of devices. "The intelligence community should develop strong procedures that when suc...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Cyber security experts warn public to update software following ransomware attack

In each case, a pop-up window demanded payments of $300, or about 2,000 yuan, in order to free the files. That's why it's called ransomware. "We take every single cyberattack on a Windows system seriously, an...More..

HTC hoping to put squeeze on competitors with new smartphone
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

HTC hoping to put squeeze on competitors with new smartphone

This is one of the most highly anticipated features of the upcoming smartphone. This is the first time that the HTC U 11's price has been mentioned. Reports claim the new phone - said to be named the HTC U ...More..

Flipkart Big 10 Sale: Top smartphone offers you can avail
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Flipkart Big 10 Sale: Top smartphone offers you can avail

The sale for Redmi Note 4 opened at 12 noon today. The Note 4 has been made available in all of its versions: The 2GB RAM+32GB storage, priced at Rs 9,999, the 3GB RAM+ 32GB storage device, priced at Rs 10,...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack

Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard of the Royal College of General Practitioners said many Global Positioning System went into their practices on Sunday to reboot their computers and install updates. That's why com...More..

Cyber attack hits 200000 in 150 countries
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Cyber attack hits 200000 in 150 countries

The initial demand was for $300 in bitcoins, but it now has gone up to $600 worth of the currency, Gazeley said. "One of the nice things about Bitcoin is that anyone can view all of the historic transactions ti...More..

Netflix No Longer Officially Available on Rooted Android Devices
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Netflix No Longer Officially Available on Rooted Android Devices

Android Pay. If you root your phone, Android Pay doesn't work for security reasons, and I decided I prefered contactless payments to the marginal gains I saw rooting as offering. The app may be missing on the P...More..

Mobile Launches BOGO Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Mobile Launches BOGO Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8

SquareTrade went on to describe the devices as "medium-high risk" when it came to breakability with the S8 earning a score of 76/100 and the S8 Plus scoring 77/100. There was no muscle fatigue even when using...More..

EA Asked Questions About PopCap And BioWare; Responds With Details
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

EA Asked Questions About PopCap And BioWare; Responds With Details

Meanwhile, the BioWare Edmonton studio is busy with a new IP. Although it seems it's already happened to a degree, we have to say we hope BioWare Montreal aren't made scapegoats. " Andromeda " isn't a disa...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Ransomware attack should be a 'wake-up call' for governments

The worldwide effort to extort cash from computer users spread so widely that Microsoft quickly changed its policy, making security fixes for this vulnerability available for free for the older Windows systems ...More..

CEO Evan Spiegel Just Lost $1.22 Billion After Snapchat Earnings
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

CEO Evan Spiegel Just Lost $1.22 Billion After Snapchat Earnings

As of March, the company said it had about 161 million daily users. JPMorgan Chase & Co. decreased their price objective on shares of Snap from $24.00 to $20.00 and set a neutral rating on the stock in a resear...More..

Europol working on probe into cyberattack
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Europol working on probe into cyberattack

Last night the Sunday Herald asked the Ministry of Defence (MoD) if Windows XP was still being used on Trident submarines, whether there had been any impact from the cyber attack and if any kind of review or ...More..

Friday cyberattack hit 200000 victims in over 150 countries
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Friday cyberattack hit 200000 victims in over 150 countries

The head of the European Union's law enforcement agency Europol, speaking on British TV on Sunday, said Friday's attack was "unprecedented" in its reach, with more than 200,000 victims in at least 150 countries...More..

UN Security Council to hold emergency meeting after North Korean missile launch
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

UN Security Council to hold emergency meeting after North Korean missile launch

The KCNA report said that, as ever, the test had been overseen by the North's Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un. South Korea and Japan have been watching this situation closely with us. South Korea's commander-in-chie...More..

Thibaut Courtois says Chelsea were driven on by last season's disappointments
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Thibaut Courtois says Chelsea were driven on by last season's disappointments

But their title defence last season was a shambolic affair which led to the sacking of Jose Mourinho, a 10th-place finish, and the eventual hiring of Antonio Conte to revitalise the club. "They said we didn't w...More..

Worldwide ransomware attacks: What we know
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Worldwide ransomware attacks: What we know

In a blog post Saturday, MalwareTech explained he returned from lunch with a friend on Friday and learned that networks across Britain's health system had been hit by ransomware, tipping him off that "this ...More..