Cyberattack should be wake up call for governments

An worldwide manhunt is under way to find those responsible for a massive global cyberattack that hit more than 200,000 victims in more than 150 countries, Europol has said. Europol that said the malware has claimed some 200,000 victims across 150 co... More..

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Microsoft warns that Ransomware cyber-attack is a wake-up call

The worldwide "ransomware" cyberattack wreaked havoc in hospitals, schools and offices across the globe on Monday. Microsoft blamed the USA government for "stockpiling" software code that was used by unknown ...More..

Sweeping the globe: So, what is the WannaCry cyber attack all about?
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sweeping the globe: So, what is the WannaCry cyber attack all about?

Auto manufacturer Renault was another high-profile victim of the cyberattack which affected factories at sites in France, Romania and the UK. Other companies followed suit. WannaCrypt used a purloined EternalB...More..

Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) Continuing to Trade Below Moving Averages
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) Continuing to Trade Below Moving Averages

Noble Energy, Inc. (NBL ) has the market capitalization of $13.71 Billion. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $22.36 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0.21, as for as the...More..

Android Studio 3.0 Will Bring Native Support for Kotlin
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Android Studio 3.0 Will Bring Native Support for Kotlin

Google also shared it is partnering with JetBrains to move Kotlin into a nonprofit foundation. For those who don't know, Kotlin programming language is an open source project under Apache 2.0 license. Becau...More..

Google may preview stand alone virtual reality headset at developer conference
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Google may preview stand alone virtual reality headset at developer conference

According to a report , the company might give developers a limited preview of the headset before a commercial release, which is expected alongside the Google Pixel 2 in October this year. Microsoft has touted...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft Ransomware Patch: Installing Updates Can Stop Cyberattack

This certainly is a "wake up call" for governments . And the software is already inspiring imitators, as the Bleeping Computer site reports. The "Eternal Blue" tool developed by the National Security Agenc...More..

Venezuela: Teenager killed as mass protests rage
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Venezuela: Teenager killed as mass protests rage

A policeman was arrested for his alleged role in the killing of 33-year-old Luis Alviarez, a taxi driver who was shot in the thorax, in Palmira, Tachira state, on Monday. The extension is needed to "preserve or...More..

Microsoft Blames Government Stockpiling Of OS Exploits For Global WannaCrypt Outbreak
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft Blames Government Stockpiling Of OS Exploits For Global WannaCrypt Outbreak

Government investigators, while not publicly acknowledging that the computer code was developed by USA intelligence agencies as part of the country's growing arsenal of cyberweapons, say they are still investig...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

D.Va lands in Heroes of the Storm

Renowned for being a world champion professional gamer known as Hana Song, D.Va enters Heroes of the Storm to protect her homeland as always using her South Korean elite MEKA unit. Instead, her level 10 Heroi...More..

WhatsApp DOWN: Messaging service not responding across United Kingdom as users panic
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

WhatsApp DOWN: Messaging service not responding across United Kingdom as users panic

One Twitter user complained: "WhatsApp is always down at the most inconvenient times". "It's just WhatsApp that's broken". The issue seems to have been resolved in India in a bit, and users were about to send...More..

Microsoft's OneNote app gets completely redesigned on iOS
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft's OneNote app gets completely redesigned on iOS

Most of the changes that you'll find are visual, and as you can see from the image above, Microsoft is trying to bring a consistent design across all of your devices. You can add more notebooks by hitting the p...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

How Much Damages Made By Wannacry Ransomware Attack Made Throughout The World

Still, he said, "Microsoft needs to admit that the 20th century is over, it's a much more hostile environment, and the hobbling NSA won't make us any safer."Under former President Barack Obama, the USA govern...More..

Google's new Google Photos update can now automatically share your selfies
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Google's new Google Photos update can now automatically share your selfies

At Google I/O 2017 today, Google announced the launch of "Suggestive Sharing". The recipient of the share through the Shared Libraries will see all future photos to the shared albums automatically as if the...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

"ShadowBrokers" threatens to release more cyber attack tools

Is being like wine of month club. "In June, TheShadowBrokers is announcing "TheShadowBrokers Data Dump of the Month" service", the group wrote in its open letter on the Steemit website Tuesday . The release ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

BT Sport Offering UEFA Finals in 4K, VR

The YouTube stream - which like the TV, website and app broadcasts will be available to anyone within the United Kingdom, with or without a subscription to BT Sport - will show the clash between the two Eur...More..

Cyber-attack may spark lawsuits but Microsoft is well-protected
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Cyber-attack may spark lawsuits but Microsoft is well-protected

Microsoft's President and Chief Legal Officer, Brad Smith, says this week's WannaCry attack "provides yet another example of why the stockpiling of vulnerabilities by governments is such a problem". "Out of ...More..

Let Joe Know: Your computer may still be vulnerable to cyber attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Let Joe Know: Your computer may still be vulnerable to cyber attack

The tools were made public by a hacking group called the Shadow Brokers . The company goes on to note that it released an update in March that should protect against this vulnerability automatically ( Micr...More..

Google Rumored to Debut Standalone VR Headset
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Google Rumored to Debut Standalone VR Headset

For the past year or so, Google has been reported to be working on a standalone virtual reality headset that wouldn't require display support from a smartphone or tethering with a PC. This means it doesn't requ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Large-Scale Ransomware Attack Targets Windows Systems

The attack impacted more than 150 countries and over 230,000 individual computers. Do not enable macros, cybersecurity company Symantec says . Holmes says that ransomware is nothing new - with his company ...More..