Global Cyber Attack: British Security Officials Warn of Weekday 'WannaCry' Spread

Infected computers appear to largely be out-of-date devices that organizations deemed not worth the price of upgrading or, in some cases, machines involved in manufacturing or hospital functions that proved too hard to patch without possibly disrup... More..

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North Korean Missile Test Shows US Bases Could Soon Be In Range

After successful missile tests, North Korea releases photos through its state media - usually showing a beaming Kim overseeing the launch - and analysts are now waiting for photos from Sunday's launch to determ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Ransomware affects 150 countries, businesses cautioned for future cyber attacks

Still, researchers say, many computer systems continue to be infected by the "WannaCry" malware program and the domain fix may still leave some people, especially corporations, vulnerable. The Microsoft Preside...More..

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West Indies 146-6 at tea vs Pakistan in decisive 3rd test

They casualty was left-hander Kieran Powell (4), who pushed forward uncertainly to the third last ball of the day from leg-spinner Yasir Shah , for Shan Masood at silly point to come up with a brilliant, low o...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Normal service now resuming at Borders health centres hit by cyber attacks

More than 200,000 victims in about 150 countries have been infected by the ransomware so far. Among those hit were Russia's Interior Ministry and companies including Spain's Telefonica and FedEx Corp.in the U.S...More..

Huge Discounts Coming to Xbox Live Backwards Compatible Titles Next Week
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Huge Discounts Coming to Xbox Live Backwards Compatible Titles Next Week

While PS Now and Classics on PlayStation 4 allow you to purchase some of the games you loved from previous PlayStation consoles, Xbox One's approach of actually letting you play digital and physical Xbox 36...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Microsoft slams government secrecy after 'wake-up call'

That's why it's called ransomware. After researchers sinkholed the first kill switch domain, the group behind WannaCry took nearly two days to release a new WannaCry version, which was first detected by Fre...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

New cyber chaos appears to have been avoided, says Europol

Other impacts in the US were not readily apparent. To do all this, the software exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that is thought to have been first identified by the National Security Agency and ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

HTC Vive now offers two-year £35 monthly financing option

You know it, we know it, and HTC knows it too. The HTC Vive is now the best virtual reality headset on the market, with immersive gameplay and stunning visuals. Separate tracking sensors bundled with the head...More..

Leaks suggest OnePlus 5 will be incredible -- and still really cheap!
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Leaks suggest OnePlus 5 will be incredible -- and still really cheap!

Initial reviews suggest that OnePlus 5 could offer high-end hardware with an affordable price tag. However, considering the leaked specifications, price, and Geekbench score of the OnePlus 5 , Samsung ...More..

Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Martin celebrate daughters birthday
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Martin celebrate daughters birthday

Her divorce from the Coldplay frontman was finalised past year. Alongside a close-up picture of Apple , Gwyneth wrote: "Happy 13th birthday, you gorgeous human. Drew Barrymore similarly shared her friend...More..

OnePlus 5 With 8GB Of RAM Appears On Retailers Website
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

OnePlus 5 With 8GB Of RAM Appears On Retailers Website

We have heard a number of specifications for the new OnePlus 5 , previous rumors have suggested that the handset will come with 6GB of RAM and now there is the possibility of an 8GB version. The latest image o...More..

Microsoft Introduces Surface Laptop
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Microsoft Introduces Surface Laptop

If you can't find a suitable alternative and absolutely must download something that's not in the Windows Store - like, say, Google's Chrome browser - you'll first need to upgrade to Windows 10 Pro. Furthermore...More..

Microsoft denounces government agencies in wake of WannaCry attack
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Microsoft denounces government agencies in wake of WannaCry attack

The Windows software was installed on the submarines "to save money rather than meet the cost of a tailored system", says The Guardian , but nuclear subs "have been designed for nearly complete isolation when ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Google Doc users hit by phishing attack

It took Google about an hour to shut the campaign down. The email reads that a random person "has invited you to view the following documents" while providing a link to click the document. This is a popular p...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

WannaCry cyber attack 'accidental hero' fears for his safety

After taking computers over, the virus displayed messages demanding a payment of $300 in virtual currency Bitcoin to unlock files and return them to the user. Experts did not divulge names of the organisations ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

United Kingdom spending money to strengthen cyber security of health system

Ransomware works by hijacking a person's files and threatening to delete them without payment. The ransomware , called WannaCry, locked down all the files on an infected computer and asked the computer's adm...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

'Unprecedented cyber threat' Security chief says risk is everywhere after NHS attack

Experts and governments alike warn against ceding to the demands and Wainwright said few victims so far had been paying up. Thousands of computer systems could be at risk from Friday's global cyber attack a...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Australia dodges most of ransomware attack

The chilling reality is that WannaCry is just one example of what a cyber weapon - believed to have been created by the NSA using American taxpayers' money - could actually do. The virus also has a wormlike f...More..

Maruti Suzuki Dzire to launch tomorrow- Top five things to know
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Maruti Suzuki Dzire to launch tomorrow- Top five things to know

We've seen the new Dzire up close and here's our first impression of the auto. Platform: The new generation Dzire sub-compact sedan is based on the new Suzuki HEARTECT platform which also underpins the cu...More..