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Ransomware virus hits Maha Police dept, real damage to be known today

Other victims were most likely small and medium-sized businesses. The 22-year-old British cyber researcher who found the kill switch said he was now looki...


Goldman Sachs analyst predicts prices of the upcoming iPhone 8

Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. The steady rise over the last few months has now put Apple stock price significantly highe...


Google Assistant to make iOS debut as standalone app

The recent announcement that you can create stickers that are based on your selfies was a unique and interesting feature, and one that got a little bit of buzz ...


Duterte follows Xi's lead with military build-up in South China Sea

Philippine Ambassador to China, Jose Santiago Sta. The Council adopted a report on Thursday comprising 257 recommendations from 95 states, roughly half voicin...


World braces for more cyberattacks as work week begins

Wilson spoke as hospitals in the United Kingdom were beginning to get back to normal, although some were still experiencing problems after the global attack whi...


Wide cyber attack curbed for now

Officials urged companies and organizations to update their Microsoft operating systems immediately to ensure networks aren't still vulnerable to more powerful ...


Ransomware attack should be wake-up call for governments, says Microsoft

But he also blamed the governments. "This attack provides yet another example of why the stockpiling of vulnerabilities by governments is such a problem". Smi...


Fox looks to sci-fi, fantasy this fall; MacFarlane in space

Other broadcast networks will present their upcoming program lineups to advertisers in NY this week. Several of the new shows are from prolific producers, inc...


Cyber Attack: What You Need To Know Today

That has left Windows XP particularly exposed to new methods of hacking. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has urged Australians to update their Windows operati...


'GLOW' Trailer Introduces Alison Brie-Led Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling

It is made up of big personalities and a former soap opera star (Betty Gilpin ) who left work to have a child but found out her home life isn't what she thought...


BMW updates its 2 Series range; to officially launch in July 2017

Changes to the popular models are incredibly subtle, but help to keep the cars looking fresh. In the case of the 1 Series, which is fast coming to the end of ...


Hackers used stolen NSA methods in massive, worldwide ransomware attack

Experts said it appeared that the ransomware had made just over $32,000, although they expected that number to pop when people went back into the office Monday....


Macron inaugurated as French president

On Monday, he is expected to travel to Berlin to meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany, France's most important ally in Europe, and will also announce...


AMD Engineering Samples with 16 Cores/32 Threads Possibly Found

Over the last couple of months, AMD has been working hard with its latest line of desktop processors. The leaks might also shed some light on Ryzen 3, with th...


1 killed, several wounded by army mutiny in Ivory Coast

The soldiers, majority ex-rebel fighters who helped bring President Alassane Ouattara to power, erected improvised barricades around the national military hea...


SEGA Wants to Bring Back 'Major IPs' in Future

During the recent earnings call, Sega revealed its plans for the future in the game industry. Under the "Segment Goal / Business Strategies" section of the pr...


Massive cyber attack creates chaos around the world

That's why it's called ransomware. Speaking to Al Jazeera on Smith's post, Larry Magid, a technology journalist and CEO of ConnectSafely.org, said: "There is ...


Watchdog reports 'sharp increase' in scams

ACCC deputy chair Delia Rickard told the ABC the most common scams were dating, romance and fake trader scams . While email still remains the primary conta...


Global ransomware virus found prowling in Indian cyberspace

As part of its best practices to prevent ransomware attacks, CERT-In has advised users and organisations to maintain an updated antivirus software, regularly ch...


A 'second wave' of ransomware could broaden global cyberattack

He said ransomware attacks are an everyday occurrence, and that victims tend to be small businesses that don't have as much money to invest in cybersecurity. ...


Samsung and Intel support the FTC's lawsuit against Qualcomm

On Friday, both Intel and Samsung filed amicus briefs with US courts that support the FTC's lawsuit and reject Qualcomm's bid to have the case dismissed, ...


Ransomware Cyber-Attack A Wake-Up Call, Microsoft Warns

Instead, most of the attention has been focused on the NSA exploit used in the attack, the actual threat posed to victims and vital systems, and the sheer mag...


Log in, look out: Cyber chaos spreads with workweek's start

The ransomware worm that stopped auto factories, hospitals, shops and schools over the weekend worldwide, with Asia having escaped the worst so far, could wreak...


Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition now available, new trailer released

However, the game will only be released for Nintendo Switch if the community demands it. Like several ports it went through, the main mechanic of world building...


Global cyberattack may create more havoc on Monday, officials say

Consumers and businesses who have updated to the most recent Microsoft Windows software are protected from WannaCry. "A lot of people are going to go to work ...


EU, US to discuss possible airline laptop ban

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to seek clarification. Fears that a bomb could be concealed in electronic devices prompted the United States to announc...


You can now play with Windows 10's impressive Story Remix video editor

These new APIs will let developers build attractive experiences powered by the Fluent Design System in Windows 10. This seems to be coming out with the Window...


United Kingdom spending money to strengthen cyber security of health system

In a statement provided to HuffPost Australia on Sunday, Special Adviser to the Prime Minister on Cyber Security Alastair MacGibbon said, overall, "Australia h...


Growing global cyberattack hits 200000 victims so far

Experts say it will be hard for them to replicate the conditions that allowed the so-called WannaCry ransomware to proliferate across the globe. And that's fo...


Aust may have missed worst of cyber attack

The crippling ransomware, which has ripped through 150 countries and already affected some 200,000 computers - including critical NHS systems - is a "wake up ca...


Microsoft patches Windows XP and Server 2003 due to WannaCrypt attacks

Kaspersky Lab said its security software has "detected and successfully blocked a large number of ransomware attacks around the world", including "more than 45...


Microsoft unveils new Windows 10 S operating system

Windows 10 S will serve as a direct competitor to the Google Chrome OS, which is found on the Chromebook. It's called Windows 10 S , and it's a trim, lightwe...


Friday's massive ransomware cyberattack will probably get worse, experts warn

Other reported victims include Spanish multinational broadband and telecommunications provider Telefonica, American multinational courier delivery services co...


Cyber attack: 200000 victims hit in 150 countries

New versions of the worm were expected, and the extent of the damage from Friday's attack was still unclear. Security experts including the accidental hero, M...


Idea Cellular tanks over 8 pc on March quarter loss

The company had posted a profit last in its Q2, a meager Rs 90 crore. Analysts in an ET Now poll had predicted Rs 8,059.77 crore revenue for the quarter. 209.8 ...