N. Korea vows to strengthen nukes as US increases pressure

Last week, Pompeo had announced the creation of a Korea Mission Center at the CIA in order to improve intelligence on North Korea's weapons program, a move that may have angered the Kim regime. North Korea's missile program is progressing faster t... More..

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Major Worldwide Cyber Attack Spreads

In April, a group known as Shadow Brokers leaked NSA tools that were used to attack and break into Windows computers. "The high price highlights the quandary the world's biggest software company faces as it t...More..

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Preakness is Always Dreaming's race to lose

The 4-5 favorite on the morning line, Always Dreaming opened at 1-5 when advance betting began Friday afternoon. "That's the way he's been since he's been here", his trainer , Todd Pletcher, said as Alway...More..

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'WannaCry' Ransomware Attack Stymies Global PCs

The worm encrypts data on an infected system, and then tells the user that their files have been locked and displays information on how much is to be paid and when - up to roughly $600 in bitcoin. Microsoft is ...More..

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Things To Know About Ransomware Cyber Attack

That's why it's called ransomware. It's tempting to howl at the NSA for not alerting companies like Microsoft when its researchers find vulnerabilities in their products. Microsoft, which on Friday took the u...More..

Trump Aides Reportedly Held 'Twitter Intervention' For President
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Trump Aides Reportedly Held 'Twitter Intervention' For President

Most notably, the staff was anxious about the accusation Trump made in March that former President Obama had wiretapped Trump Tower during the 2016 presidential election, the Journal said. In March, Trump tol...More..

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French researchers find way to unlock "WannaCry" without ransom

The regulator said that back in April, had sent recommendations about installing the security update package for Windows including the security update that is able to resist malicious software Wannacry . The...More..

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Microsoft blames US government for 'stockpiling' vulnerabilities

India was the third worst hit nation by ransomware WannaCry as more than 40,000 computers were affected even though no major corporate or bank reported disruption to their activities raising doubts whet...More..

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Ransomware - How to Prevent Cyber-Attacks

Even though WannaCry specifically targeted Windows machines, that does not mean Mac or Linux users are off the hook in the future. Brad Smith, the President and Chief Legal Officer of Microsoft has blamed...More..

Apple blames third-party batteries for exploding Beats headphones
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Apple blames third-party batteries for exploding Beats headphones

Apple claims that its investigation shows the third-party batteries were at fault, but the woman who was burned alleges that since there were no instructions on what brand of battery to use, Apple should bea...More..

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Survey shows who is most at risk of WannaCry infection

Given the scale and media attention given to WannaCry and Ransomware in the past few days you've be forgiven for thinking that the world is facing a new and deadly foe in the game of cat and mouse that is onl...More..

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How to tell if your computer is infected and what to do

The WannaCry ransomware is being spread through a weakness in Microsoft Windows that was originally exploited by the US National Security Agency (NSA) as part of their arsenal of cyberweapons in a tool call...More..

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Web threats growing problem for global security

When it encountered a new victim system it set about infecting other machines on the same network before going about its encryption tasks. WannaCry is a ransomware that feeds on a particular Windows exploit and...More..

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WannaCry cyberattack compromised some Russian banks: central bank

A French researcher has released a software tool that he claims can restore some of the computers infected by the WannaCry ransomware. The ransomware attack is dubbed as one of the most prolific cyberattack...More..

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WannaCry Ransomware Attack: Medical Devices Vulnerable To Exploit

Microsoft has release a security update patch for customers, who are running these versions. Released back in 2001, sincw 2014 Microsoft has no longer actively supported Windows XP. On this occasion, the mal...More..

Latest ransomware attack should be a wake-up call for governments
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Latest ransomware attack should be a wake-up call for governments

It demands users pay Dollars 300 worth of cryptocurrency Bitcoin to retrieve their files, though it warns that the payment will be raised after a certain amount of time. Following the theft of the exploit, M...More..

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WannaCry ransomware attack: Maharashtra Govt helpline gets 282 calls on day one

But it will improve intelligence services' accountability and, at the very least, force them to take better care of any dark stuff that comes into their hands. The legislation will be offered by Sens. "Concer...More..

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US security agency should take some blame for ransomware attack: Chinese media

The China Daily pointed to the USA ban on Chinese telecommunication provider Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL], saying the curbs were hypocritical given the NSA leak. WannaCry software encrypts files and disp...More..

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WannaCry free decryption tool released, no need to pay ransom now

That's when the NSA told Microsoft about the vulnerability, and the company issued a security update to fix the flaw. It's created to retrieve files that would otherwise be lost if and when users get permanentl...More..

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Windows XP users can remove WannaCry ransomware

Adrien Guinet, who works for a Paris-based firm called Quarkslab, says however that the tool is not flawless and only works if the infected computers have not been rebooted after being hit by the program. Now, ...More..