Microsoft president slams NSA, CIA over stockpiling exploits

In each case, a pop-up window demanded payments of $300, or about 2,000 yuan, in order to free the files. 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 t... More..

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Sonic Forces Introduces Character Customisation
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sonic Forces Introduces Character Customisation

In addition to their abilities, these heroes also have " wispons " which are essentially unique gadgets that help make up for the fact that they aren't Sonic . Dog - Restarts with five rings after the player ...More..

Some ATMs remain shut on precautionary ground
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Some ATMs remain shut on precautionary ground

Bitcoin, the world's most-used virtual currency, allows anonymous transactions via heavily encrypted codes. Intelligence and law enforcement officials said they feared WannaCry might foreshadow a wave o...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Global computer virus likely to wreak more havoc

The ransomware exploited a vulnerability that has been patched in updates of recent versions of Windows since March, but Microsoft didn't make freely available the patch for Windows XP and other older syste...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Local security experts weighs in on worldwide cyber attack

The minister also confirmed the attack wasn't on a government organisation. The U.S. government's Vulnerabilities Equities Process is created to evaluate the offensive and surveillance values of finding and e...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NHS Forth Valley staff warned after cyber attack

But it was home secretary Amber Rudd, and not Hunt, who was wheeled out to defend Whitehall's actions as newspapers and politicians demanded answers. "The vast majority of patients have noticed no differenc...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

New WannaCry ransomware variant discovered in the wild

Called "WannaCry", the fast-spreading malware is the first ever detected to combine both a worm - which enables it to burrow into an entire network from a single infected computer - and a ransomware, demanding ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

No report yet on Ransomware attack on Indian network: Cyber security unit

In France, auto manufacturer Renault said one of its plants, which employs 3,500 people in Douai, northern France, wasn't reopening Monday as technicians continued to deal with the aftermath of the global cyber...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

China denies universities hit hard by ransomware

French government cyber security agency ANSSI said on Monday carmaker Renault was not the only entity hit by the ransomware cyberattack at the end of last week and warned of other possible attacks soon. "That's...More..

Far Cry 5 is Official, Revealed on Ubisoft Forums
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Far Cry 5 is Official, Revealed on Ubisoft Forums

We're also expecting some kind of big Assassin's Creed news very soon. That said, previous reports have pointed to an Egyptian theme for the next Assassin's Creed , and a recent alleged screenshot leak hin...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Hospitals hit by cyber attack: UK National Health Service

Louis libraries , an undisclosed amount from an IL police station, and wreaked havoc on 28,000 database servers, among other attacks. Outside the Royal London Hospital, wheelchair-bound patient Richard Harv...More..

Elle King is separating from the man she secretly married
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Elle King is separating from the man she secretly married

It was and will forever be, one of the happiest days of my life", she shared before adding, "This photo was taken today, 5/15/2017. King, the daughter of model London King and comedian Rob Schneider, also con...More..

EUROPOL admits stunned by scale of cyberattack
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

EUROPOL admits stunned by scale of cyberattack

That connection has given critics of USA hacking ammunition for their argument that governments finding flaws in commercial technologies and keeping them secret for the objective of exploiting them can carry a ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Researchers See Possible North Korea Link To Global Cyberattack

Symantec , which is tracking Lazarus , concurred. Railway stations, mail delivery, gas stations, hospitals, office buildings, shopping malls and government services also were affected, Xinhua said , citing ...More..

Remittances hit record at $2.91B in March
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Remittances hit record at $2.91B in March

Almost four-fifths of the first-quarter cash remittances were from OFWs in Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, the UAE, the United Kingdom and the US, Tetangco added. For 2017, the...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Time Warner Inc (TWX) Expected to Post Earnings of $1.44 Per Share

MKM Partners reiterated a "neutral" rating and set a $107.50 price target (up previously from $90.00) on shares of Time Warner in a report on Monday, May 1st. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the S...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Industries isn't working on Halo 3: Anniversary

Someone made a separate thread on the Halo subreddit linking to Jarrard's initial posts, which led to someone saying "No beta this year?" Brian Jarrard, community manager for 343 Industries mentioned on Re...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ian Poulter returns to world's top 100 after second at Players Championship

South Korea's Si Woo Kim finished on 10 under par, three shots ahead of Ian Poulter and Louis Oosthuizen to lift the prize of nearly £1.5million. The other co-leader was J.B. While no male Korean golfers we...More..

Trump signs cybersecurity executive order: 3 things to know
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump signs cybersecurity executive order: 3 things to know

President Trump signed on Thursday an executive order on cybersecurity making it clear that agency heads will be responsible in protecting their networks, and also the calls on government and industry to less...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

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 ...More..