Australia possibly caught up in cyber-attack

Microsoft distributed a patch that could have forestalled much of the attack, but in many organizations it was likely lost among the blizzard of updates and patches that large corporate and government IT departments strain to manage. Microsoft said... More..

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ACCC Warn Of Scams As 47% Increase Looms
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

ACCC Warn Of Scams As 47% Increase Looms

Australians aged 55 to 64 are being targeted by dating and romance scams , while those aged 45-54 are most affected by investment scams. "One of the most concerning trends has been the four-fold increase in ...More..

Follow CERT-In Instructions On WannaCry Attack: RBI To Banks
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Follow CERT-In Instructions On WannaCry Attack: RBI To Banks

Data of the users who transacted from ATM machines of Hitachi were compromised during three months of May, June and July past year. "RBI has asked banks to update specific Windows patches on ATMs urgently and...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Experts brace for unstoppable ransomware

That Convention would have a new stipulation, too: "a new requirement for governments to report vulnerabilities to vendors, rather than stockpile, sell, or exploit them". The software tools to create the at...More..

Samsung, Intel Join Qualcomm Suit
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Samsung, Intel Join Qualcomm Suit

The Korean giant has been making its own chips under the Exynos brand, but lately they've been in partnerships with manufacturers like Qualcomm and NVIDIA, making a lot of these 3rd party chips on Samsung's o...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Log in, look out: Cyber chaos may grow at workweek's start

In the United Kingdom, 45 organizations in the National Health Service were affected, Home Secretary Amber Rudd said Saturday, and hospitals in London, North West England, and Central England urged people with ...More..

Ransomware attack should be wake-up call for governments
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Ransomware attack should be wake-up call for governments

But global fears eased on Monday as the number of incidents reported levelled off. The most disruptive attacks were reported in the United Kingdom, where hospitals and clinics were forced to turn away patient...More..

Ransomware Cyber Attack A Wake Up Call, Microsoft Warns
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Ransomware Cyber Attack A Wake Up Call, Microsoft Warns

A screenshot of the warning screen from a purported ransomware attack, as captured by a computer user in Taiwan, is seen on laptop in Beijing, Saturday, May 13, 2017. MalwareTech found an unregistered domain na...More..

2 lakh hit by unprecedented cyberhack in 150 nations:Europol
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

2 lakh hit by unprecedented cyberhack in 150 nations:Europol

An global manhunt was well under way for the plotters behind the world's biggest-ever computer ransom assault. An unprecedented "ransomware" cyberattack that has already hit tens of thousands of victims in 15...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Minecraft Switch 720p Resolution problem due to docking/undocking says Microsoft

According to Time who cited a Microsoft representative, the console runs the title at 720p docked and undocked with the main reason not being a problem of The Switch's weak hardware power, but that issues now ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Cyber attack is biggest of its kind ever launched, say security chiefs

The warning was echoed by Britain's National Cyber Security Centre: "As a new working week begins it is likely, in the United Kingdom and elsewhere, that further cases of ransomware may come to light, possibly ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

USA prepares to ban laptops on flights from Europe

Senior U.S. administration officials have declined to elaborate on any threats that may have prompted the ban, saying only that commercial airlines are still a target of terrorists who are trying to smuggle exp...More..

Windows 10 is now running on 500 million PCs
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Windows 10 is now running on 500 million PCs

There were many more announcements for developers here. Microsoft showed off a handful of concepts of the Fluent Design System in Windows 10, and they look absolutely gorgeous. Microsoft is the latest company...More..

Two lakh hit by 'unprecedented' cyber hack in 150 nations: Europol
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Two lakh hit by 'unprecedented' cyber hack in 150 nations: Europol

Technology companies can still expand profits with the creation of new features and operating systems but the security of our individual devices is arguably in the public interest. But he also said he's concern...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Wannacry Hits 200000 In 150 Countries

The governments of the world should treat the cyber attack as a "wake-up call", the president of Microsoft has said. A massive global ransomware attack has struck hospitals, companies and government offices a...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

At least one Australian firm hit by global cyber attack

Map locates top 20 countries affected in the first hours of the global ransomware cyberattack in May 2017. "We're in the face of an escalating threat". This one worked because of a "perfect storm" of conditio...More..

Microsoft says ransomware attack should be a 'wake-up call' for governments
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Microsoft says ransomware attack should be a 'wake-up call' for governments

Germany's national railway said Saturday departure and arrival display screens at its train stations were affected, but there was no impact on actual train services. Experts say that the ransomware code is a "h...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Britain spending money to strengthen cyber security of health system: Fallon

It has now emerged that none of the 66 cyber attacks on English hospitals a year ago were reported to police. Companies needed to ensure "very basic" security rules were followed - including running up to d...More..

Overwatch Artbook And Comic Anthology Listed Online
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Overwatch Artbook And Comic Anthology Listed Online

Here's what's coming to Overwatch next. The book will be available in two different editions - a standard edition , going for $49.99, and a collector's edition , going for $100. How did Bastion become part o...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

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 t...More..