Why Apple Patented a Pizza Box

Because why the hell not? Wired points out that the patent for the box was also published in 2012 and filed in 2010, which means Apple has applied a considerable amount of brain power getting its pie-transport device just right. No, seriously... More..

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Disruption Continues Following Friday's NHS Cyber Attack
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Disruption Continues Following Friday's NHS Cyber Attack

Ms Rudd said on Sunday there was "always more we can all do to make sure we're secure against viruses", but said she thought there were "good preparations in place by the NHS to make sure they were ready for th...More..

W House denies Trump caused 'lapse in national security'
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

W House denies Trump caused 'lapse in national security'

President Donald Trump's national security adviser says Trump didn't know where information that he shared with Russian officials came from. The Senate Intelligence Committee is now investigating Russia's m...More..

Worldwide 'WannaCry' cyberattack: What we know
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Worldwide 'WannaCry' cyberattack: What we know

Only servers that weren't updated after March 14 with the MS17-010 patch were affected; this patch resolved an exploit known as ExternalBlue, once a closely guarded secret of the National Security Agent, whic...More..

Trump Tweets He Has 'Absolute Right' to Share Info With Russia
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump Tweets He Has 'Absolute Right' to Share Info With Russia

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., was silent as he walked from his office to the Senate floor. While Trump maintains he wants a better relationship with Russian Federation, members of Congress ha...More..

48000 ransomware attack attempts seen in India: Cyber security firm
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

48000 ransomware attack attempts seen in India: Cyber security firm

In addition to Microsoft's Security Bulletin MS17-010 that patched the vulnerability in March, the company also issued a separate patch on Friday for users of older and unsupported operating systems such as W...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WannaCry malware virus possibly linked to North Korea

Symantec and Kaspersky Lab said that some of the code used in the version of the WannaCry software had also been used in programs run by the North Korea-linked Lazarus Group . "We are talking about a pos...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

More North Korea links found in ransomware attack

SEOUL-The ransomware assault infecting computers in more than 100 countries bears some of the hallmarks of previous attacks by North Korea, according to some in the cybersecurity industry, offering a reminder o...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Phil Kessel's goal evens Eastern Conference Final at 1-1

The win saw Marc-Andre Fleury become the 12th goalie in National Hockey League history to record 10 career postseason shutouts with his 23-save showing. "I've said it for four years in Anaheim we're due to win,...More..

White House denies claims that Trump disclosed classified information to Russian Federation
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

White House denies claims that Trump disclosed classified information to Russian Federation

The New York Times and BuzzFeed News published similar reports later on Monday. "If the report is true and Mr. Trump is an untrustworthy person, it doesn't necessarily mean that we don't share information ...More..

Ransomware attacks: Microsoft blames U.S. government for 'stockpiling' vulnerabilities
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ransomware attacks: Microsoft blames U.S. government for 'stockpiling' vulnerabilities

The software tools to create the attack were revealed in April among a trove of NSA spy tools that were either leaked or stolen. "That means those customers will not have received the above mentioned security...More..

NHS systems returning to normal after cyber attack
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NHS systems returning to normal after cyber attack

Elsewhere in Asia, the Indonesian government urged businesses to update computer security after the malware locked patient files on computers in two hospitals in the capital, Jakarta. He said he was "disappoint...More..

Hold off on buying an Apple laptop ... at least for a month
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Hold off on buying an Apple laptop ... at least for a month

This year, however, WWDC will be a tad more exciting. In spite of that, Apple fans are expecting the MacBook Pro 2017 to have a thinner design, a larger battery for more runtime and a new gold color, I4U News ...More..

NHS Fife systems
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NHS Fife systems "repaired" after cyber attack

The main challenge for investigators was the fast-spreading capabilities of the malware, he said, adding that so far not many people have paid the ransoms that the virus demands. "It's not targeted at the NHS -...More..

Disruption to services continues at trusts after Friday's cyber attacks
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Disruption to services continues at trusts after Friday's cyber attacks

Northumbria Healthcare NHS Trust , which operates 11 sites and hospitals in the northeast region, has postponed all CT and MRI scans on Monday as a result of the cyber-attack. New versions of the worm are expec...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Microsoft president slams United States govt over ransomware

Although the origin of the code hasn't been officially confirmed, the release garnered enough attention to prompt Microsoft to issue a security patch for Windows XP, even though it had previously said it was ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Microsoft issues WannaCry security patch for XP, blasts United States for 'stockpiling vulnerabilities'

It's a malicious program that's like a computer virus. The NCA urged victims of attacks not to pay any ransom, saying there was no guarantee that encrypted files would be restored. Although Microsoft patc...More..

Microsoft President: Governments Must Treat Cyber Attack as 'Wake-Up Call'
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

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

The attack primarily targeted users of Windows XP, an aging operating system for Microsoft . "Cyber experts have been engaged to fix the systems", a senior police officer said . Hackers have since updated ...More..

Free cyber security session to combat Wannacry ransomware attack
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Free cyber security session to combat Wannacry ransomware attack

About a fifth of NHS trusts - the regional bodies that run hospitals and clinics - were hit by the attack on Friday, leading to thousands of cancelled appointments and operations. Smith said the crisis is a "wa...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Monday blues: 'WannaCry' hits at workweek's start

I would have expected Microsoft to take the opportunity to slip in a message about how upgrading to Windows 10 would have kept those affected safe from the threat - after all, systems running Windows 10 aren't ...More..