Microsoft says WannaCry ransomware must be a wake-up call for governments

In a statement, the company said, "We are implementing remediation steps as quickly as possible". "As cybercriminals become more sophisticated, there is simply no way for customers to protect themselves against threats unless they update their sy... More..

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Delphi joins BMW-Intel-Mobileye autonomous car partnership
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Delphi joins BMW-Intel-Mobileye autonomous car partnership

In the intertwined global industry, Delphi already is working on a project with Mobileye which was recently acquired by Intel. "We realized that our approaches are very similar, and could be aligned on the ha...More..

BMW M5 xDrive AWD details revealed, 2WD mode confirmed
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

BMW M5 xDrive AWD details revealed, 2WD mode confirmed

The recently-deceased M5's 4.4-litre twin-turbo V8 remains, albeit heavily revised with higher injection pressure, new turbochargers, new cooling and lubrication systems and a new exhaust, with BMW sources sayi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump invites new South Korean leader to U.S. 5:05 pm Wednesday

Trump and Moon agreed to continue to work toward strengthening relations between the two countries. He also said he was prepared to go to Pyongyang "if the conditions are right". Lawmakers must approve the no...More..

Facebook to reimburse some advertisers after discovering bug
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Facebook to reimburse some advertisers after discovering bug

At the bottom of the video there is a link click ad that users can click on, redirecting them to an advertiser's website. The company said it will fully reimburse advertisers who were incorrectly charged. The...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Delta To Test Facial Recognition Tech For Baggage Check

One of these machines will have facial recognition capabilities that can match customers' faces with their passport photos, according to Delta. The kiosks will be available to both domestic and worldwide pass...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

WannaCry Cyber Attacks Result of Stolen NSA Spy Tools?

Francis Tyers CC BY-SA 3.0)The malicious and fast-spreading "WannaCrypt" software blocks access to any files on a Microsoft PC, instead showing a message that demands a US$ 300 ransom to be paid into a Bitcoin...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

ITE Group plc's (ITE) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at N+1 Singer

The company has market cap of $7.92 billion. It has a 17.78 P/E ratio. The Company operates through three segments: funeral services, crematoria and pre-arranged funeral plans. Iat Reinsurance Co Ltd., a New Yo...More..

Community health service operating normally after concerns over NHS cyber attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Community health service operating normally after concerns over NHS cyber attack

Cyber security expert Ollie Taylor told Premier cyber attacks have become more sophisticated, explaining: "It's now possible to take advantage of existing connectivity between computers in business networks a...More..

Biggest cyber attack yet: 150 countries hit with NHS in chaos
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Biggest cyber attack yet: 150 countries hit with NHS in chaos

Ransomware is defined as "a type of malicious software, or malware, created to block access to a computer system until a ransom is paid", according to a 2016 U.S. "The CIA and NSA have been breached on a massi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Ransomware: Which businesses are most affected and why?

Plate told reporters in Berlin on Monday that the German government had published a new cybersecurity strategy previous year that includes a proposal to hold IT companies liable for security flaws. National Hea...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft slams U.S. government over global cyber attack

Labour said it had not heard "a dickie-bird" from the Tory MP, while the Liberal Democrats said the government had been " treating the NHS and its staff like dirt ". Even though Microsoft discontinued support...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ransomware attacks: Microsoft blames United States government for 'stockpiling' vulnerabilities

Europol executive director Rob Wainwright told Britain's ITV television on Sunday that the attack had been "unprecedented". Director Rob Wainwright said: At the moment we are in the face of an escalating thre...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Amazon Adds Touchscreen And Video Calling To Echo

As it is reported per Amazon claim, the Echo show comes with eight microphones , which is one extra as compared to its predecessor . Amazon's Alexa assistant is now only talking to you , but you ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Trump defends sharing information with Russians

The disclosure put a source of intelligence on the Islamic State at risk, according to The Washington Post , which first reported the disclosure on Monday. "The reason is that the very objective of the classifi...More..

Verizon cancels sales of the LG Watch Sport
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Verizon cancels sales of the LG Watch Sport

And sure enough, any trace of it has been wiped from Verizon's website - it's as if its version of the Watch Sport never existed. And now, months later, Verizon's run with the Android Wear 2.0-based smartwatch ...More..

Why Apple Patented a Pizza Box
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

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-tr...More..

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..