Over 48000 Detected Attempts of WannaCry Ransomware Attacks in India

There is no legal provision that makes reporting of a cyber-breach mandatory for a corporate firm, experts pointed out. One of the tools contained in the Shadow Brokers leak, codenamed EternalBlue , proved to be "the most significant factor" in th... More..

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Microsoft Denounces NSA Over WannaCry Attack

Microsoft patched their weak spot last March but those that didn't update their software were vulnerable to the hack. Here are some of the key players in the attack and what may - or may not - be their fault....More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn launches Labour's 'radical, responsible' UK election manifesto

It pointed out the party's plans depended on the 1.3m high earners it would hit not reducing their taxable incomes as a result of the changes. "Our manifesto offers hope", said Corbyn at the launch of the m...More..

Intel Will Introduce The i9 Series Later This Year
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Intel Will Introduce The i9 Series Later This Year

The Core i9-7800X is the most affordable Skylake X option of the four. With that, it becomes logical for Intel to bring a new brand name for its high-end lineup. AMD will also be launching its HEDT X399 proce...More..

Chinese taxpayers have most to fear on Silk Road
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Chinese taxpayers have most to fear on Silk Road

India has not sent an official delegation to attend the "Belt and Road Forum" in Beijing and instead criticized China's global initiative, warning of an "unsustainable debt burden" for countries involved. Xi ...More..

Qualcomm files breach of contract complaint against Apple's manufacturers
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Qualcomm files breach of contract complaint against Apple's manufacturers

Qualcomm said last month that Apple had chose to withhold royalty payments to its contract manufacturers that are owed to the chipmaker, for sales made in the first quarter of 2017, until the dispute is resolv...More..

Phones that charge in five mins could go on sale in 2018
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Phones that charge in five mins could go on sale in 2018

Israeli technology startup, StoreDot is known for its fast-charging cells, and it first discussed its plans for electric-car batteries in 2015. The company demonstrated that technology at the Cube Tech Fair i...More..

WannaCry havoc: India issues red-cloured critical alert
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

WannaCry havoc: India issues red-cloured critical alert

However, it is believed the amount will increase as victims rush to pay ransoms of £230 ($300) or more ahead of deadlines to restore access. Soon after the leak, hackers infected thousands of vulnerable machine...More..

Apple Pay officially available in Italy
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Apple Pay officially available in Italy

The bank launched its own host card emulation (HCE) based mobile payments service called PayGo in January 2016. In total, Apple Pay is now available in 16 countries worldwide . Mastercard said it has alread...More..

And NASA will Launch it
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

And NASA will Launch it

The satellite interestingly weighs only 64 grams. It would be the first time a satellite from Indian student will be send to space by USA agency. Speaking to Times of India, Sharook Raifath said: " The main r...More..

The Wannacry Cyber Attack Puts NSA Hacking Back Into Focus
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

The Wannacry Cyber Attack Puts NSA Hacking Back Into Focus

It took a hidden kill switch to slow down the outbreak of WannaCry, the ransomware which spread its tentacles around the globe on Friday infecting over 200,000 computers in 150 countries. The company had alre...More..

S. Korea, US Bilateral Summit Set for Late June
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

S. Korea, US Bilateral Summit Set for Late June

This is not play time. "Our most basic stance is that communication lines between South and North Korea should open", Lee Duk-haeng, a spokesman for the South's Unification Ministry, told reporters. The North...More..

Europol Chief: Ransomware Threat Not Over
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Europol Chief: Ransomware Threat Not Over

Other victims were most likely small and medium-sized businesses. Spain's Telefonica is among the victims of a ransomware outbreak that has affected thousands of companies and public organisations worldwide...More..

S/Africa's Durban to host tourism Indaba for next five years
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

S/Africa's Durban to host tourism Indaba for next five years

Zuma said tourism bodies want to attract five million more worldwide arrivals and domestic tourists within the next five years. Zuma announced a new national campaign‚ called We Do Tourism‚ which challenges e...More..

World braces for more cyber attacks as week begins
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

World braces for more cyber attacks as week begins

An unrivaled global cyberattack is poised to continue claiming victims Monday as people return to work and turn on their desktop computers, even as hospitals and other facilities gained the upper hand against t...More..

Hackers have adapted another NSA cyber weapon, EsteemAudit
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Hackers have adapted another NSA cyber weapon, EsteemAudit

Then it takes over your computer and encrypts all your files. "The best way to pre-empt a Wannacry malware attack is: shut down your computer, if it runs on Windows XP operating system, for the next c...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

WannaCry attacks: CERT-In suggests anti-ransomware measures

To do all this, the software exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that is thought to have been first identified by the National Security Agency and was later leaked online. We have already installed ...More..

Scientists identify 50-foot creature that washed up on Indonesian beach
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Scientists identify 50-foot creature that washed up on Indonesian beach

Edith Widder, the CEO and senior scientist at the Ocean Research and Conservation Association, said images of the creature appeared to show baleen plates , which the whales use to sieve food out of water in ...More..

Google Doodle marks Antikythera Mechanism's discovery
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Google Doodle marks Antikythera Mechanism's discovery

As Google points out, the doodle illustrates how a rusty remnant can open up a skyful of knowledge and inspiration. In 1902, Greek archaeologist Valerios Stais sifted through some artifacts from a shipwreck a...More..

Comey notes say Trump pressured him to end Flynn probe
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Comey notes say Trump pressured him to end Flynn probe

House oversight committee chairman Jason Chaffetz said Tuesday that if a memo FBI Director James Comey wrote detailing President Donald Trump's request to end an investigation exists, then his committee is wi...More..