Microsoft condemns NSA weaponization of malware after WannaCry attacks

Trying to stem the spread of this so-called "ransomware", Smith said that Microsoft has been working night and day to address the problem. "We have seen vulnerabilities stored by the Central Intelligence Agency show up on WikiLeaks, and now this vuln... More..

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The Global Hacker Attack Is Expected To Hit Countries Again Today

Authorities are also asking anyone affected by the virus to go to nomoreransom.org for more information about how to unlock your computer without paying the attackers. The tools were made public by a hacking gr...More..

Nokia is back, to restart sale in India from May 18
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Nokia is back, to restart sale in India from May 18

But, the company has done it so earlier. The iconic phone Nokia 3310 has been finally launched in India. HMD Global has not confirmed when the Nokia smartphones will launch in India. The Nokia 3310 is re-imagin...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

United States should not stockpile cyber weapons

Microsoft has since released an update to plug this security hole. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked banks to improve their banking systems including their ATM networks with a Windows security update ...More..

Microsoft called a large-scale cyber attack disturbing
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Microsoft called a large-scale cyber attack disturbing

The global WannaCry "ransomware" cyber attack spread more slowly on Monday with no major infections reported, as attention shifted to investment and government policy implications of lax cyber security. "The re...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Malware Monday as more WannaCry victims expected

The attack targets Windows systems that have not been udpated to patch the vulnerability revealed in the NSA leaks . Microsoft distributed a patch two months ago that could have forestalled much of the attac...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The New York Yankees retire Derek Jeter's No. 2

With Jeter's No. 2 being retired, there are now no more single-digit numbers available for the Yankees. Three years removed from a big league career that spanned 1995-2014, Jeter personally picked Mother's Da...More..

Apple iOS 10.3.2 and other Core OS Security Updates Released
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Apple iOS 10.3.2 and other Core OS Security Updates Released

This fix is available when starting up from a NetInstall image created from the macOS 10.12.5 installer. Now, that issue is finally fixed, as Apple has added support for the Creators Update in its latest macO...More..

Deluxe Edition heading to Nintendo Switch
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Deluxe Edition heading to Nintendo Switch

In this new version, players will be able to explore in greater detail than ever before. Bandai Namco states that players can count on up to 60 FPS across all platforms, though the words "up to" did stick o...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

New variants of the NSA-derived cyberattack already spotted

In Australia , Alistair MacGibbon, special advisor to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Cyber Security, said some small businesses would likely be hit "but as a whole of nation we can be confident, so far, th...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

UN chief condemns North Korea over missile launch

On Sunday, the DPRK test fired a medium long-range ballistic missile. North Korea did not give any prior notice of its latest ballistic missile launch to the International Maritime Organization despite its IM...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ransomware cyberattack a wake-up call

However, security researchers say firms that fail to keep their software up-to-date are also responsible for the ransomware outbreak. In Britain, whose health service was among the first high-profile targets ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cyber Attack: What You Need To Know Today

But Brad Smith, Microsoft president's and chief legal officer, said on Sunday that it was the latest example of why the stockpiling of vulnerabilities by governments was such a problem. "An equivalent scenari...More..

Apple Hires 200 PhDs to Pioneer Health Innovations in New Watch
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Apple Hires 200 PhDs to Pioneer Health Innovations in New Watch

According to Trusted Reviews , it remains unclear how Apple can adapt Beddit's technology to the new Apple Watch. Most notably, Apple is said to be working on a way for the watch to monitor glucose levels with...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

How To Protect Yourself From WannaCry Ransomware?

Experts urged organizations and companies to immediately update older Microsoft operating systems, such as Windows XP, with a patch released by Microsoft Corp.to limit vulnerability to a more powerful ver...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ransomware attack: Who's been hit

That's why it's called ransomware . Microsoft is now confirming that the WannaCrypt exploits used in the attack on Friday were drawn from the trove of exploits stolen from the NSA. "Our Accident & Emergency ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Hackers exploit stolen US spy agency tool to launch global cyberattack

But while FedEx Corp. reported that its Windows computers were "experiencing interference" from malware - it wouldn't say if it had been hit by the ransomware - other impacts in the USA were not readily appar...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Blood tests "unavailable" at four hospitals after NHS cyber attack

Infected computers are frozen and display a big message in red informing users, "Oops, your files have been encrypted!" and demanding about $300 in online bitcoin payment. Companies across the company are expec...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

There will be new bilateral dynamics b/w India, France: Envoy

Ziegler added that all visas would be processed within 48 hours after the application was submitted. "The number of Indians visiting France has gone up by 45% in 2015". "As many as 32,000 Bengalureans applied f...More..

Cyber attack: 'Some Maharashtra institutions, police dept partly hit by ransomware'
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cyber attack: 'Some Maharashtra institutions, police dept partly hit by ransomware'

Hospitals across England reported the cyber attack was causing huge problems to their services and the public in areas affected were being advised to only seek medical care for emergencies. Microsoft said it ha...More..