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May 21 2017

Trump sets conditions for engagement with North Korea- Seoul

Tensions between Washington and Pyongyang have ramped up in recent weeks with the Trump administration saying military action was an option under consideration and the ...

May 21 2017

After Global Malware Hack New Concerns Linger

The older software may be vulnerable to exploits that resulted in the WannaCry attacks last week. Several of its customers are still running older versions of the o...

May 21 2017

Preparing for WannaCry and other ransomware attacks

The attacks exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. "Microsoft can't be proud". In a recent note out to clients on Tuesday, a group of equity analysts led by M...

May 21 2017

Android Go will give budget handsets a boost

While these features are also going to be carried forward on the Google Home smart speaker. Google Play Protect also scans apps for threats and risks. Earlier, if...

May 21 2017

Security experts struggle in search for WannaCry clues

In mid-march, Microsoft distributed a security update after it detected the security flaw in its XP operating system that enabled the so-called WannaCry ransomware to...

May 21 2017

WannaCry cyber attack compromised some Russian banks

Chris Wysopal, chief technology officer with software security company Veracode, said that after ransomware attacks, researchers will often infect one of their own machin...

May 21 2017

Shadow Brokers Threaten To Unleash More Hacking Tools

According to them, the list includes "web browser, router, handset exploits and tools, exploits for Windows 10, compromised network data from more SWIFT providers and C...

May 21 2017

Wannacry cyber attack compromised some Russian banks: central bank

An Information Technology firm has said organizations need to adopt a bottom-up approach to cyber security to prevent further spread of WannaCry cyber-attack and other si...

May 21 2017

13-1 shot Cloud Computing springs upset in Preakness

TV: NBC, starting at 5 p.m. Prerace coverage, NBCSN, 2:30 to 5 p.m. But only American Pharoah in 2015 was able to win the Belmont, too. He expects a tight, fast track...

May 21 2017

Global ransomware attack used info stolen from NSA, says Microsoft

According to the FT, the cost of updating older Windows versions "went from US$200 per device in 2014, when regular support for XP ended, to US$400 the following year", w...

May 21 2017

Amazon Just Droped Echo Price by $30

Something that may come in handy to new parents is the option of being able to connect the Echo Show to a smart home camera then use it as a voice-activated baby monito...

May 20 2017

WannaCry Ransomware Gets Upgraded and This Time There Is No Kill Switch

Microsoft said that the ransomware attack should serve as a "wake-up call" for firms to ensure their IT systems are up to date. WannaCry exploits a vulnerability in o...

May 20 2017

Star Wars Battlefront 2's Latest Trailer Introduces You to Iden Versio

To help this, protagonist Iden Versio is entrenched within the Empire. "They pitched us a story that would span from Return of the Jedi through the events of The For...

May 20 2017

Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers

Sadly, there isn't a simple formula for businesses to follow in regards to ransomware. Here are some tips from security experts. Russias Interior Ministry, with oversig...

May 20 2017

How to Shield Your System Against WannaCry Ransomware Attack

The fact that so many computers remained vulnerable two months after the release of a patch illustrates this aspect. Worryingly, reports show that the Shadow Brokers...

May 20 2017

Microsoft Blames Spy Agencies For Ransomware Attack

An promotional video plays behind a window reflecting a nearby building at the Microsoft office in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S. May 15, 2017. Microsoft therefore to...

May 20 2017

Advanced Micro Devices' (AMD) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Wells Fargo & Co

On Tuesday, May 2 the stock rating was downgraded by Macquarie Research to "Underperform". Moreover, the semiconductor company projects a total available market of $28B f...

May 20 2017

Google Assistant To Get Mobile Payment Support

During the event , Google also unveiled the second generation of its tensor processing units (TPUs), chips custom-designed for machine learning. Google's AI efforts ...

May 20 2017

Governments Must Treat Cyber Attack as 'Wake-Up Call — Microsoft President

He said the main challenge was the fast-spreading capabilities of the malware, but added that, so far, not many people have paid the ransoms that the virus demands. "Th...

May 20 2017

Microsoft says ransomware attack should be a 'wake-up call' for governments

He said it was too early to say who is behind the onslaught and what their motivation was. Heck, even after the ransom is paid, there is no guarantee that the bad guys ...