Microsoft Says Fighting Cyber Attacks Is A Team Effort

However, the latter version is non-functional and seems to have been a test by someone who manually patched the binary to remove the kill switch, rather than recompiling it from its original source code. While those utilities can be found using Shoda... More..

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Cyber attack could spark lawsuits but not against Microsoft

Companies including Hitachi and Nissan Motor Co. reported problems but said they said had not seriously affected their business operations. Even as word was still spreading Friday that computers at dozens of ...More..

South Korea's Moon sworn in, vows to address North Korea
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

South Korea's Moon sworn in, vows to address North Korea

Congratulating Moon on his election as South Korean president, Xi said that China and South Korea are close neighbors as well as important players in the region. "I can do well on matters of South-North Korea r...More..

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Microsoft slams United States government for its part in 'WannaCrypt' worldwide cyberattack

Repeatedly, exploits in the hands of governments have leaked into the public domain and caused widespread damage. There are the companies, universities, hospitals and other organizations that didn't install...More..

Markets keep cyberattack and North Korea concerns in check
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Markets keep cyberattack and North Korea concerns in check

Oil prices rose on the announcement that the countries want to extend the deal, which encompasses both nations in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and some non-OPEC countries like Russian F...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cyber chaos may grow at workweek's start

The government is not legally bound to notify at-risk companies. Encrypt files so you can't use them. "MeitY has initiated contact with relevant stakeholders in public and private sector to " patch " their sy...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Moon vows to urgently address North Korea

The progressives are not particularly enamoured of the ROKs alliance with the United States and they root for constructive engagement with North Korea. North Korea is likely to welcome Moon's election but its s...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WannaCry ransomware loses its kill switch, so watch out

Seven of the 47 affected trusts were still having IT problems Monday. Chinese state media said 29,372 institutions there had been infected along with hundreds of thousands of devices. Wannacry encrypts the fi...More..

Pop-Tarts Announces Jolly Rancher Flavors
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Pop-Tarts Announces Jolly Rancher Flavors

The flavors are supposed to taste close to what REAL Jolly Ranchers taste like - which means Frosted Green Apple contains gooey sweet and sour apple filling, Frosted Watermelon tastes a little tamer (sweet) a...More..

ZeniMax suing Samsung over VR tech after winning lawsuit against Facebook's Oculus
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

ZeniMax suing Samsung over VR tech after winning lawsuit against Facebook's Oculus

After successfully winning a legal claim against Facebook-owned Oculus back in January, video game publisher ZeniMax has launched a new lawsuit against Samsung over the company's GearVR technology. The length...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

UK NHS Staff Failed to Prevent Cyberattack by Timely Security Patch Setup

Computers booting up to start the workweek might continue the spread of "WannaCry", a ransomware attack where hackers lock down a computer and threaten to delete all its data unless a ransom is paid. He warne...More..

NCW seeks fair, speedy trial in Haryana gang-rape case
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NCW seeks fair, speedy trial in Haryana gang-rape case

The body was left in a field for stray dogs to feed on. Police was told that the victim's head and face were smashed with a hard object and crushed under the wheels of some vehicle. "When the accused in the...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea has successfully test fired a medium long-range ballistic missile

After the North carried out a new high-thrust rocket engine test in March, experts reckoned it would take a year to get to the stage it reached with Sunday's test, not just two months. This vague statement le...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Global cyberattack alert as experts warn of more havoc

Russia's interior ministry said some of its computers had been hit, while the country's banking system was also attacked, although no problems were detected, as was the railway system. The number of ransomwar...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Microsoft slams USA government over global cyber attack

Universities and other educational institutions in China were among the hardest hit, possibly because schools tend to have old computers and be slow to update operating systems and security, said Fang Xingdong,...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Korea Ratchets up Online Security against WannaCry Ransomware

And the software is already inspiring imitators , as the Bleeping Computer site reports . Top telcos said there was no immediate impact of the global ransomware attack, but they are taking every precaution ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NHS Trusts in Lancashire cancel and postpone appointments after cyber attack

The country also has the highest number of pirated software users. For the first time in history this software is stolen. A "range" of Windows operation systems are used by the NHS in Scotland and Ms Sturgeon...More..

Efforts to save Jadhav from Pak's hands will be successful: Centre
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Efforts to save Jadhav from Pak's hands will be successful: Centre

Sources say that it was Salve who voluntarily offered to charge just Rs 1 to argue India's case on behalf of Jadhav. There is increasing strain in Indo-Pak ties in the aftermath of the Jadhav episode and the ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Former AG Barr: Trump Right to Make 'Fresh Start' at Federal Bureau of Investigation

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper told CNN on Sunday that he believes American institutions are under assault - both from external forces, chief among them the Russian government, and in...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea carries out 'successful' mid-to-long range missile test

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un celebrated a test of the "perfect weapon system" after his engineers launched what they said was a new kind of intermediate-range ballistic missile system capable of carrying "a ...More..