Super Mario Odyssey leads Nintendo plan for E3 2017

Super Mario Odyssey is shaping up to become the console company's tentpole showcase, with Nintendo introducing it to E3 2017 attendees as a playable title on the show floor. "Super Mario 3D World" was the last one that did. Then on June 13 up to Ju... More..

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People urged to use NHS services "wisely" after cyber attack

Europol, the European Union's police agency, said the onslaught was at "an unprecedented level and will require a complex global investigation to identify the culprits". NHS Digital said health trusts across En...More..

Google collected NHS records of 1.6M patients on
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Google collected NHS records of 1.6M patients on "inappropriate legal basis"

Writing to Stephen Powis, medical director at the Royal Free NHS Trust, Caldicott particularly criticised the justification for the data sharing, saying it was implied that it was for patient care - but she not...More..

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WannaCry ransomware not to impact Indian ATMs much: RS Prasad

Microsoft also recommends running its free anti-virus software for Windows. And he defended the Government after a National Audit Office report in November warned that taking money away from NHS services woul...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

No report yet of 'WannaCry' hit on Indian network: CERT

Putin said Russian Federation was not behind the attack. An 8am staff message from Simon Harrod, medical director at the Royal London, said: "While work continues on clearing the virus it is important NOT TO ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Global ransomware attack appears to slow in US

The number of infections may have been slowed somewhat after a so-called "kill-switch" appears to have been triggered by a UK-based cyber-security researcher tweeting as @MalwareTechBlog. "The recent attack is ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

'WannaCry' ransomware attack: What we know so far

Oliver Tavakoli, Chief Technology Officer at Vectra Networks said: "Unsupported software is an ongoing problem that highlights the limitations of software updates and patching as a primary line of defense". ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cyber attack: Ransomware and all you need to know about its dangers

Wanna Decryptor, also known as WannaCry or wcry, is a specific ransomware program that locks all the data on a computer system and leaves the user with only two files: instructions on what to do next and the Wa...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

'Sensitive' India needs to look beyond rifts with China: Chinese media

The summit was attended by 29 heads of state and governments. Iran sent Minister of Economy Ali Tayyebnia to represent the country. By any standard, the forum - covered by over 4,000 journalists - is the most...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

What is the 'ransomware' WannaCry worm and how does it spread?

Putin said Russian Federation had past year sought an agreement with the previous United States administration on co-operation in the field of cyber security, but Washington had dragged its feet and no deal was...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

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

Only one wrinkle - the celebration now will take place in between games of a doubleheader against Houston, a twinbill caused by a washout Saturday. 'There isn't a person or player I would trade places with t...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Microsoft blames United States stockpiled vulnerability for WannaCry ransomware attack

In a blog post Sunday, Brad Smith, Microsoft president and chief legal officer, said that the USA espionage agency authored the software that was eventually stolen and made its way into the hands of hackers w...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Governments, businesses worldwide brace for new ransomware attacks

The software, which spreads among Windows computers, infects and then locks up individual machines, demanding a ransom to be paid in the electronic currency Bitcoin. Infected computers appear to largely be out-...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

6 updates on the worldwide ransomware attack

But by Monday, hackers had updated the ransomware, this time without the kill switch, cyber-security experts say - and the world is bracing for another wave of disruptive attacks. Security Minister Ben Wallace ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WannaCry: The biggest ransomware outbreak in history. How it works?

WannaCry is a ransomware virus that holds computers hostage until the user meets the demands. "We've never seen anything like this", the head of the European Union's policing agency told Britain's ITV televis...More..

Details of AMD's upcoming Vega GPU lineup leak
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Details of AMD's upcoming Vega GPU lineup leak

This is according to an information received from a source that now works in the industry, who also revealed that AMD will be making 16000 units of the graphics card in the first few months of release. However,...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Expert who beat cyberattack says he's no hero

Challenging Ministers to release their risk assessment to prove they had been taking it seriously, he said: "I would say to the government today, publish the Department of Health's risk register so we will kn...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Banks' cyber defences hold firm (for now)

It remained under wraps until the Shadow Brokers stole it. Software specialists have indicated that they hope to get this situation under control quickly. The organisation also said that many organisations ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Governments Must Treat Cyber Attack as 'Wake-Up Call — Microsoft President

Last Friday, stolen NSA malware was used to attack hospitals, universities, and businesses around the world, ultimately hitting hundreds of thousands of computers in more than 150 countries, including the US, r...More..

More Lancashire Hospitals recover from cyber attack
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

More Lancashire Hospitals recover from cyber attack

A computer researcher who goes by MalwareTech was able to help stave off the onslaught of ransomware attacks with a $10.69 purchase, somewhat displaying that there are relatively cheap and easy ways to help c...More..