Donald Trump: I was going to fire Comey regardless of recommendation

First, the White House said Trump fired Comey because the attorney general and deputy attorney general recommended it. On Wednesday, Trump said Comey was let go because he "wasn't doing a good job". The next day, Vice President Pence told reporter... More..

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Global cyberattack that hit hundreds of thousands of victims could spread

Mr MacGibbon declined to comment on the identity or type of the business impacted by the unprecedented cyber attack but said it was a small company, which did not provide critical infrastructure. Businesses t...More..

Britain worked through night to counter cyber attack on health service : Minister
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Britain worked through night to counter cyber attack on health service : Minister

Renault said on Saturday it had halted manufacturing at plants in Sandouville, France, and Romania to prevent the spread of ransomware in its systems. "The very nature of this particular malware, this sort of...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ransomware: WannaCry cyber attack may attack Indian banking system soon, says expert

Speaking of the attacks, he said: " According to our latest intelligence we have not seen a second wave of attacks and the level of criminal activity is at the lower end of the range that we had anticipated so...More..

Microsoft calls for 'urgent collective action' after major global cyberattack
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Microsoft calls for 'urgent collective action' after major global cyberattack

The cyberattack that spread malicious software around the world, shutting down networks at hospitals, banks and government agencies, was thwarted by a young British researcher and an low-priced domain registr...More..

Judge Orders Uber Not To Use Technology Taken from Waymo
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Judge Orders Uber Not To Use Technology Taken from Waymo

The companies confirmed the partnership Sunday in its intention to bring self-driving cars into the mainstream. There was talk about the two companies partnering on self-driving auto technology, with Uber lau...More..

More damage from cyberattack
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

More damage from cyberattack

More than 200,000 systems in 150 countries have reportedly been affected, including British hospitals and Germany's national railway. Moreover, copycat variants of the malicious software behind the attacks ha...More..

Cyber attack: Some ATMs remained shut on precautionary ground
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cyber attack: Some ATMs remained shut on precautionary ground

Microsoft is unlikely to face legal trouble over the ransomware attack, according to legal experts. A message then popped up demanding money while holding the computer hostage. Spanish telco giant Telefonica an...More..

House Republicans repeat mistake of Obamacare
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

House Republicans repeat mistake of Obamacare

Democrats are giddy about what could be severe political consequences for the GOP. In remarks at the Rose Garden event, Trump said the current law had been "a catastrophe" and made sweeping assurances about t...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

How to keep your PC safe from the massive ransomware attacks

The "WannaCry" ransom-ware attack that hit several countries is turning out to be the most unsafe cyber threat for both corporates and common man, as the global losses are now running into hundreds of millions ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Global Ransomware Attack: Outbreak Disrupts IT Systems Worldwide

A total of 11 NHS trusts are still reporting problems following the attack on Friday, with thousands of computers out of action. "We haven't seen anything like this since Conficker in 2008", Amit Nath, Head o...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A timeline of the WannaCry cyberattack

The cyber attack affected many NHS facilities that use a 15-year-old operating system for its virtual infrastructure, which likely contributed to its vulnerability. One school in South Korea barred its pupils f...More..

Experts see possible North Korea links to global cyberattack
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Experts see possible North Korea links to global cyberattack

Lakeridge director Paul McGary didn't say what was causing the issues or if they were similar to those that locked up computers and held users' files for ransom at a multitude of hospitals, companies and govern...More..

Uber really wants to be your one-stop transit app
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Uber really wants to be your one-stop transit app

They may take an Uber auto to a train station to travel a significant distance, for example, and then walk or jump into another Uber when their train reaches its destination. The Transit app displays wait times...More..

Phantom Dust re-release hits Xbox One, Windows
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Phantom Dust re-release hits Xbox One, Windows

For those you are not familiar with Phantom Dust, it is a game that was originally released on the original Xbox back in 2005. Now on Xbox One, you can get up to 70% off over 275 games as part of the big ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Monday morning blues as 'WannaCry' hi

The ransomware attack has affected more than 200,000 victims in 150 countries, said Rob Wainwright, head of law enforcement agency Europol. Meanwhile, new versions of the ransomware have reportedly surfaced, ...More..

North Korea link emerges in global cyber attacks
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea link emerges in global cyber attacks

Prestigious Chinese colleges including Tsinghua and Peking Universities were attacked. However, both Symantec and Kaspersky said it was too early to tell whether North Korea was involved in the attacks. There...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Indian-origin Google researcher links ransomware attack to North Korea

Also, a researcher at Google singled out an identical code used both in the ransomware and used by the Lazarus Group, a team of hackers tied to North Korea , noted Symantec . Lazarus is also thought to ha...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon: Cyber expert

Because numerous computers impacted run older Windows systems like XP, Microsoft issued a rare patch for XP, which it had stopped updating more than three years ago. -National Security Agency for its o...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cyber Security Experts Urge People To Update Anti-Virus Software

Also on Saturday, a high school student in northern Taiwan's Taoyuan reported that his computer was attacked by the ransomware which encrypted his files and demanded US$600 in Bitcoin to decrypt them. Professor...More..