Cyberattack hits 200000 victims in 150-plus countries: Europol chief

The latest virus attack last week exploits a flaw in a version of Microsoft Windows first identified by U.S. intelligence. Cyber security experts said the spread of the virus dubbed WannaCry - "ransomware", which locked up more than 200,000 compute... More..

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Everything you need to know about Destiny 2's Gameplay Premiere Event

They mainly talked about how gorgeous the game would look running at 60 frames per second and how intuitive the controls could become if translated onto a mouse and keyboard. As we've seen on the PC, developers...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Shadow Brokers Threaten To Unleash More Hacking Tools

Unfortunately, the Shadow Brokers plans to continue leaking NSA-created malware. As if dealing with the continuing drama of the WannaCry global ransomware attack was not enough, the original group behind ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Chinese State Media Says US Should Take Some Blame for Cyber-Attack

It also points out how even in Windows 10, Microsoft is charging some customers extra if they want better security measures, which means that those who can't pay more are at a higher risk for vulnerabilities. T...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Ransomware attack had 'nearly zero' impact in India: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The attack held users hostage by freezing their computers, popping up a red screen with the words, "Oops, your files have been encrypted!" and demanding money through online bitcoin payment - USD300 at first,...More..

Silva to meet Allam family next week to finalise future
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Silva to meet Allam family next week to finalise future

Tottenham Hotspur have already guaranteed themselves the runners-up spot in the top flight, but Mauricio Pochettino will want to end their best league campaign in recent memory with another three points. "They ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

French researchers find a way to unlock WannaCry without ransom

China's cyber authorities have repeatedly pushed for what they call a more "equitable" balance in global cyber governance, criticising United States dominance. Guinet, a security researcher at Paris-based Quark...More..

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by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Bungie Has "No Plans" For Destiny 2 On Nintendo Switch

That's a nice sentiment, but it turns out that players who want Destiny 2 "as soon as possible" will probably have to resign themselves to the console versions. As Destiny 2 will be on Battle.net, you'll na...More..

Ransomware WannaCry cyberattack affects hospitals, schools and businesses worldwide
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Ransomware WannaCry cyberattack affects hospitals, schools and businesses worldwide

In India, more than "more than 100 systems of the Andhra Pradesh police department" were affected over the weekend, NDTV reports . IT system provider NHS Digital said in a statement that the attack "was not ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware cyber attack: Why Indian banks, ATMs remain unaffected by malware?

As for Microsoft, some intelligence agency experts questioned its NSA criticism, saying it's unreasonable for the company to ask governments to stop using its products as a way to attack and monitor enemies. Th...More..

Nokia 9 specs, images and camera samples leak out
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Nokia 9 specs, images and camera samples leak out

While Nokia has announced 3 smartphones so far, none of them seem to be the "premium" segment devices that we expected them to be. In the gallery below, you'll notice a blue case on Nokia 9. It does look quit...More..

N. Korea vows to strengthen nukes as United States increases pressure
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

N. Korea vows to strengthen nukes as United States increases pressure

After last Sunday's successful North Korea missile launch that marked what experts call a "significant breakthrough" for the rogue country's fast-moving nuclear weapons program, North Korea leader Kim Jong Un ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Destiny 2 Will Be Available For PC Through Battle.Net

While Bungie talked yesterday about what is new and improved, and that the game will be available on the PC, there were a bunch of questions surrounding which other platforms might get a port. Sequel to 2014's ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

French researchers find way to unlock WannaCry without ransom

While WannaCry is still evolving, people so far have been largely unaware about its reach, except for knowing that it targets almost all Windows versions released before Windows 10. After his fix for Windows XP...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Countries Affected by World's Biggest Cyber-Attack

And Russia was apparently the hardest hit, with railways, banks and mobile operators knocked out, said BBC reporter Zoe Kleinman. "MeitY has initiated contact with relevant stakeholders in public and private ...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Microsoft Comes out Swinging at NSA Over WannaCry Hack Attack

The attack followed the leak earlier this year of a batch of cyber weapons built by the United States National Security Agency (NSA). According to the Times of India , ATM machines in the country are "seen...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

WannaCry Global Ransomware Attack

An exploit discovered and built upon by the USA's National Security Agency called EternalBlue was leaked by a group called the Shadow Brokers earlier this year. But did Microsoft write the fixes months before...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Chinese state media says U.S. should take some blame for cyber attack

Microsoft called the incident a "wake-up" call for governments and customers to take security seriously, but in a letter to the Times Sir David Omand, GCHQ director from 1996 to 1997, pins the blame squarely on...More..

Trump willing to 'make peace' with Pyongyang
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

Trump willing to 'make peace' with Pyongyang

He said North Korea would never abandon its "nuclear deterrence for self-defense and pre-emptive strike capability" even if the USA ratchets up sanctions and pressure "to the utmost". "We're willing to work wit...More..

by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

The WannaCry Ransomware String Continues to Threaten Even Further

Nick Coleman, Chair of Britain's Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)'s IT Panel, said that the far-reaching impact of the cyber attack has proven that any organization is at risk of being hacked. Mo...More..