Spread of WannaCrypt ransomware slows

Justice Secretary Michael Matheson said: "We must remain particularly vigilant against further incidents and the Scottish Government is taking action to enhance security, including contacting over 120 public bodies to ensure they have appropriate def... More..

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How to Prevent Ransomware Attacks

Affected companies have discovered that their files have been locked and face a demand of $300, through Bitcoin payment, to gain access to their data. Businesses could face legal claims if they failed to deli...More..

Cyber attack lawsuit unlikely for Microsoft
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Cyber attack lawsuit unlikely for Microsoft

The RBI has asked banks to follow the instructions of government organisation CERT-In on ransomware, which has impacted various IT networks in over 150 countries. Once the exploit is detonated, the worm will sp...More..

WannaCry Ransomware Attack: Here Everything you need to Know
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WannaCry Ransomware Attack: Here Everything you need to Know

A former United States government official said that while Microsoft had significantly improved its security over the past 10 to15 years, it could have acted to protect Windows XP before the ransomware crisis. ...More..

Advice issued after Dorset GP surgery affected by cyber attack
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Advice issued after Dorset GP surgery affected by cyber attack

Security firms say Russian Federation was the country that was hit the hardest. On Monday Asian governments and businesses reported some disruptions from the NSA-derived WannaCry ransomware worm after the fir...More..

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Chinese media blame the US for WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack

Much like the plot of a sci-fi cybercrime movie, the world woke up to a rude shock last Friday when a malware (malicious software) crippled the operations of big organizations and corporations by hacking into t...More..

Microsoft says after WannaCry attack governments should end 'hoarding' security vulnerabilities
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Microsoft says after WannaCry attack governments should end 'hoarding' security vulnerabilities

Representative Ted Lieu (D-CA) said Friday in a statement. WannaCry ransomware has created turmoil across the world. The term ransomware refers to malicious software that infects or locks a computer, preven...More..

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Companies Victimized By WannaCry Ransomware Could Be Sued For Negligence

Lawrence Abrams, a New York-based blogger who runs BleepingComputer.com, says many organizations don't install security upgrades because they're anxious about triggering bugs, or they can't afford the downtim...More..

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Google is looking to AI to vault Android ahead of iOS

Verify Apps, the feature on Android Phones that protects against malware, exploits, and other viruses in real time, shows which apps have been recently scanned in a carousel menu, and when the most recent sca...More..

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Google's Plan to Make GCP 'The Best Cloud for Machine Learning'

The new Cloud TPU sports several improvements over its predecessor. Most notably, it supports training machine learning algorithms in addition to processing the results from existing models. Google will also ...More..

ISIS consolidating chemical weapons, warn U.S
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

ISIS consolidating chemical weapons, warn U.S

Located in Syria, between Mayadin and al Qaim, the cell will sit just across the Iraqi border - and will be comprised of people who've never worked together. Adrian Rankine-Galloway, a Pentagon spokesman. Mil...More..

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Bland Sells 250 Shares of MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings Inc (MTSI) Stock

Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings during the first quarter worth about $130,000. In other MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings news, ins...More..

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VR Development Gets Easier With Vitals in Android O

It's also another example of how Google is trying to get ahead of the latest preference for photos versus text ("the camera is the new keyboard"). The information about which number to call is taken either from...More..

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Google Assistant is now on the iPhone

When you think about Android, there are over 2 billion devices running on Android all over the world. Google apps such as Photos and Gmail will soon have AI-powered functions, while Android users can expect...More..

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Developing - Google Lens: A new way to use your phone camera

They build on two products - Google Assistant and Google Home - announced at last year's conference. With it- you can point your smartphone camera at an object and as long as Google lens recognizes it- it w...More..

ExtraTorrent site goes down permanently
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

ExtraTorrent site goes down permanently

Minutes after the site shut down, several users on reddit were still able to access the site using different VPNs. Thx to all ET supporters and torrent community. Nonetheless, ExtraTorrent was determined to d...More..

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Google unveils Lens tool to let camera identify what it sees

HBO Now, Hulu, and more are coming soon to Google Home. Peruse Google Photos and create physical books of your shots, starting at $9.99. With unemployment continuing to be an issue in America, Google is steppin...More..

WannaCry ransomeware threat: Agencies on alert in Himachal Pradesh
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

WannaCry ransomeware threat: Agencies on alert in Himachal Pradesh

The "ransomware" cyberattack on companies and governments around the world has yet to victimize anyone at the University of IL, mostly because the UI bans outdated versions of the Windows operating system targe...More..

S'pore 9th in ranking of expat pay
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

S'pore 9th in ranking of expat pay

India has the third highest packages at $277,900, primarily because of high taxes that consume nearly half their value, according to ECA. India has the third highest total expat pay package in the region at $37...More..

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Advanced Micro Devices Sharply Higher Amid Intel Chatter, Analyst Day

Finally, Prudential Financial Inc. increased its stake in Advanced Micro Devices by 17.0% in the third quarter. Earnings per share serves as an indicator of a company's profitability. According to Zacks , an...More..