Cyberattack wave ebbs, but experts see risk of more

Meanwhile, there is at least one thing the government and security experts agree on: People who have seen the dreaded WannaCry screen should not pay the ransom . Among the victims were the National Health Service (NHS) in Britain and Russia's Interi... More..

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Risk of New WannaCry Ransomware Attack Persists - UK National Crime Agency

The criminals behind the attack have not yet been identified. Europol said a special task force at its European Cybercrime Centre was "specially created to assist in such investigations and will play an impor...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

How to protect yourself from Ransomware

In China, energy giant PetroChina said payment systems at some of its petrol stations were hit, although it had been able to restore most of the systems. Numerous 200,000 victims in more than 150 countries we...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Security to be stepped up after cyber attack hit NHS

Home Secretary Amber Rudd will chair a meeting of the Government's emergency COBRA committee later. "All GPs surgeries did open, though some of them had to use pen and paper. At Broomfield Hospital, part of M...More..

Ed Sheeran early-bird tickets go on sale
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ed Sheeran early-bird tickets go on sale

He last performed in New Zealand in 2015. B Reserve tickets for Sheeran's show at Suncorp Stadium on March 20 were listed for more than $1,500 shortly after going on sale, with fans unable to access Ticketek ...More..

Europol: Ransomware Attack Compromised 200K Computers in Over 150 Countries
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Europol: Ransomware Attack Compromised 200K Computers in Over 150 Countries

The ransomware takes over users' files, demanding 300 dollars to restore them. Huss is also anxious about copycats, who could "take the exploit code that was used in this attack and implement it into their ow...More..

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Log in, look out: Cyber havoc may grow

Security agencies in affected countries were racing to find out. This, security experts said, marked an unprecedented escalation in the risk of fresh attacks spreading in the coming days and weeks. Security...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cyber-attack targets 12 Aussie businesses

Experts said the spread of the virus, dubbed WannaCry , which locked up more than 200,000 computers - had slowed, but the respite might only be brief. He said it could spread a number of ways. Cybersecurity ex...More..

Intel to launch Core i9 Skylake-X & i7 Kaby Lake-X CPUs
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Intel to launch Core i9 Skylake-X & i7 Kaby Lake-X CPUs

The leak was corroborated this morning with benchmarks over on Guru3D, so it seems likely that we're about to be staring down a Core i9 line of processors over the next few months. The cache capacity of the c...More..

Pakistan army chief General Bajwa visits LoC amid border tension
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Pakistan army chief General Bajwa visits LoC amid border tension

He hailed supreme sacrifice of the officer and his family for the motherland. Gen Bajwa accompanying Commander Rawalpindi Corps Lieutenant General Nadeem Raza also visited the parents of Lt Khawar, who embrac...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NHS Digital: Trusts sent fix that would have protected them

NHS organisations across the country are on alert for a possible recurrence of Friday's cyberattack as staff return to work. The cyber attacks use "ransomware" which locks up systems and their data, demanding...More..

WannaCry Ransomware Exploits Windows SMB Vulnerability — Microsoft Warns
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware Exploits Windows SMB Vulnerability — Microsoft Warns

Users are confronted with a screen demanding a $300 payment to restore their files. The worldwide "ransomware" cyberattack spread to thousands more computers on Monday as people across Asia logged in at work,...More..

Next iPhone to come bundled with AirPods
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Next iPhone to come bundled with AirPods

There have been several reports about a possible delay to iPhone 8's launch and subsequent availability, including from reliable sources. However, finally, we have a good news for the iPhone lovers. Curved gl...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

What to know about North Korea's latest missile test

It again demanded that Pyongyang conduct no further nuclear or ballistic missile tests . Hawaii is roughly 7,000 km from North Korea. The Wall Street Journal reports that "in the past three years, North Kore...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ryan's goal lifts Senators over Penguins in NHL East finals opener

The Penguins had five power play opportunities - four in the first period alone - but didn't score on any of them. Washington Capitals center Lars Eller (20), from Denmark, can't get the puck past Pittsburg...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

UN Security Council for imposing sanctions on North Korea's missile test

The council expressed its "utmost concern" over North Korea's "highly destabilizing behavior and flagrant and provocative defiance of the Security Council". The missile seems to have been equipped with a new, h...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Is AMUSE Inc. (TSE:4301) Fairly Valued?

It is also calculated by a change in gearing or leverage, liquidity, and change in shares in issue. Investors may be interested in viewing the Gross Margin score on shares of Expedia, Inc. Hilton Food Group p...More..

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Tipped To Get Released On May 23
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Tipped To Get Released On May 23

And one of those which are expected to be launched soon is the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 and the update regarding the smartphone which has come out reveals that the handset might get launched before the end of the ongo...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Microsoft President Slams NSA For Massive Ransomware Attack

On affected computers, the WannaCry software encrypts files and displays a ransom message demanding $300 in bitcoin. Ryan Kalember, senior vice president at Proofpoint Inc. Repeatedly, exploits in the hands o...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Microsoft Lashes Out Over 'WannaCry' Hacks; Is Apple Next?

Further, while the WannaCry ransomware attack targeted PCs with Microsoft software, one researcher said Apple (AAPL) could also be hit with similar attacks. Still, administrators should patch such machines,...More..