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Immerse Yourself in Half-Life 2 with Fanmade VR Mod Project

Because who wouldn't want to face nightmares and hellish creatures in virtual reality, right? The crew behind the mod have released a new trailer, which can b...


Microsoft president: Cyber attack should be 'wake-up call'

The companies and government agencies targeted were diverse. He added that the agency is still analyzing the virus and has yet to identify who is responsible fo...


Experts calling attack biggest in history

The ransomware appeared to exploit a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that was purportedly identified by the U.S. National Security Agency for its own intel...


Trump urges Russian Federation to 'rein in' Syria's Assad, Iran

President Donald Trump will meet Wednesday with Vladimir Putin's top diplomat at the White House, officials say, marking the highest level, face-to-face conta...


At least 100000 groups in 150 countries hit by ransomware

Suiche said the computer's background will become red, and will tell the user they've been taken hostage. How many countries were affected? Wainwright sai...


The European Union's Police Agency Confirms Monday Will Witness Widespread Cyber Attack

This is already believed to be the biggest online extortion attack ever recorded, disrupting services in nations as diverse as the U.S., Russia , Ukraine, Braz...


Ransomware attack hit 200000 in at least 150 countries

French police said there were " more than 75,000 victims" around the globe, but cautioned that the number could increase "significantly". Britain's National ...


Europol says global reach of massive cyberattack 'unprecedented'

Europol said a special task force at its European Cybercrime Centre was "specially created to assist in such investigations and will play an important role in s...


Cyber attack hits 200000 in at least 150 countries - Europol

Cyber extortionists tricked victims into opening malicious malware attachments to spam emails that seemed to contain invoices, job offers, security warnings and...


Indian-origin doctor warned of cyberattacks days before United Kingdom health service hack

Authorities on Friday said they were investigating a massive ransomware attack that reportedly hit more than 45,000 computers in 74 countries worldwide, includi...


100 countries taking stock day after ransomware hit

Security researchers said they observed some victims paying via the digital currency bitcoin, though they did not know what percent had given in to the extortio...


British IT expert praised for halting cyber attacks

The malware spreads through email. The ransomware was created to repeatedly contact an unregistered domain in its code. "Later we found out that the domain wa...


North Korea launches ballistic missile amid US concerns

North Korea has been testing missiles at a rapid rate over the past year. North Korea's past satellite rocket launches have been called clandestine tests of I...


Ian Poulter and Sergio Garcia ready to make it a Players special

PGA TOURTHE PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIPSite: Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla . And although he did birdie the ninth for the third day running, birdies on the 16th and 17th wer...


Ransomware spreads globally, infects computers in over 74 nations

Hospitals, major companies and government offices were hit by a virus that seeks to seize control of computers until the victims pay a ransom. "This is a vi...


Microsoft renovates Windows 10 at Build 2017

However, Microsoft is taking a different approach here. The Fall Creators Update for Windows 10 is expected to arrive sometime in September. That cadence wa...


2 lakh hit by 'unprecedented' cyberhack in 150 nations:Europol

Europol said its cyber crime specialists would support affected countries as a "complex global investigation" to identify the culprits begins. Security expert...


15-second ads coming to Amazon's Alexa

There's no Skype functionality as of yet, but those looking for a truly futuristic smart home feel will certainly welcome the ability to video call through th...


Cheshire and Wirral Partnership confirms 'significant' disruption due to NHS cyber-attack

NHS England said patients needing emergency treatment should go to Accidents & Emergency (A&E) or access emergency services as they normally would. "Once insi...


Ransomware Sweeps Globe, Locking Out Computer Networks Worldwide

The National Cyber Security Centre, part of the GCHQ electronic intelligence agency, said it was working with police and the health system to investigate the ...


Microsoft's Fluent Design Language enhances Windows 10 appearance

Microsoft has published details about Fluent Design's Acrylic transparency effect and related tools, which Microsoft recommends for in-app navigation and comm...


Apple iTunes coming to the Windows Store

The next Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is coming later this year, and it's got a ton of new features. You will of course need a machine ruining Windows 10 ...


Man sets himself on fire on Facebook Live

A Tennessee man died after setting himself on fire while streaming his failed suicide attempt on Facebook Live in a crowded bar Saturday morning. He then ran ...


Microsoft announces Xamarin, Windows features at Build developer conference

The company is also helping developers tap more of its cloud-computing resources in more flexible ways. The availability of both Azure Database for MySQL and ...


What Are Analysts Opinions On Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

The firm earned "Hold" rating on Friday, July 15 by TD Securities. See Cascade Microtech, Inc. The research report and subsequent rating should be used to compl...


Lucky break slows cyberattack; what's coming could be worse

Russia's interior ministry said some of its computers had been hit by a "virus attack" and that efforts were underway to destroy it. He began analyzing a ...


Massive 'Ransomware' attack hits 99 countries around the world

A large cyberattack crippled computer systems at hospitals across England on Friday, with appointments canceled, phone lines down and patients turned away. Th...


Ransomware attack could be repeated as early as Monday, MalwareTech says

And that's for a simple reason: Individuals and organizations alike are fundamentally awful about keeping their computers up-to-date with security fixes. The at...


UK's opposition Labour leader Corbyn says he is not

It would immediately halt arms sale to Saudi Arabia and create a Minister for Peace to work across the ministry of defence and the foreign office. "But we will ...


How to protect yourself from the massive worldwide cyberattack

This one worked because of a "perfect storm" of conditions, including a known and highly risky security hole in Microsoft Windows, tardy users who didn't apply ...


Microsoft announce the arrival of iTunes to the Windows Store

Microsoft's next big update is on its way and it will arrive in the Fall. Microsoft has held firm that it has not given up on the mobile market, but in t...


Government Activates Response Mechanism To Prevent Cyber Attack

Images appeared on victims' screens demanding payment of $300 (275 euros) in Bitcoin, saying: "Ooops, your files have been encrypted!" Ransomware exploits a...


Microsoft unveils Windows 10, mixed-reality device

Microsoft Executive VP of Windows and Devices Terry MyersonJustin Sullivan/Getty ImagesOn Thursday morning, Microsoft is expected to announce the Windows 10 Fal...


Windows Store getting Ubuntu, Fedora, and SUSE Linux

Though iTunes has been available on Windows for more than a decade, Microsoft revealed that Apple's media-focused software would be landing in the Windows Sto...


Microsoft Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Makes iOS, Android Operating Systems Better

Although it has been easing recently, the PC slump still hasn't ended. One, using Microsoft's Cortana, will synchronize applications between a Windows PC and ...