The 'WannaCry' malware: A public service announcement indirectly from the NSA

Smith wrote, "As a technology company, we at Microsoft have the first responsibility to address these issues". Microsoft issued a security update for the vulnerability on March 14, 2017. "Even though it's becoming harder and harder, the incentives ... More..

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An alert researcher, cooperation helped stem cyberattack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

An alert researcher, cooperation helped stem cyberattack

A British cyber expert shouted "Eureka!" and jumped around in excitement after accidentally activating a "kill switch" that halted the spread of the global cyber attack. The head of the European Union police ag...More..

Governments, businesses worldwide brace for new ransomware attacks
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Governments, businesses worldwide brace for new ransomware attacks

You can try a decryption tool to unlock your data, but that won't always work, and hackers will sometimes use such apps as bait to further infect your system (so if you download one, only get it from a trusted,...More..

Rumor: Intel Planning 12-Core Core i9 CPUs to Challenge AMD's Ryzen
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Rumor: Intel Planning 12-Core Core i9 CPUs to Challenge AMD's Ryzen

Details about Intel's new Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X microprocessors, dubbed Core i9, have been leaked. That being said, it should be noted that the AMD's top of the line processors will feature 16 cores and 3...More..

Sonic Forces To Feature Character Editor
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sonic Forces To Feature Character Editor

Along with the Wispon , the Hero Character will have a grappling hook they can utilize to quickly traverse across zones. Look forward to more on Sonic Forces and its custom hero when it rolls onto the Swit...More..

New SAP digital tools promote customer feedback
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

New SAP digital tools promote customer feedback

During the SAP Sapphire Now conference, both AWS and Microsoft claimed their clouds offer the most memory-rich environments for hosting the database platform used by numerous world's largest companies. Essent...More..

Volvo bets on Android software
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Volvo bets on Android software

Thanks to the rate at which digital technologies are developing plus the crucial importance the smartphone now plays in the average person's daily life, the auto as we know it is simply a short trip away from b...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

HR McMaster Blasts Leakers: 'National Security Is Put at Risk'

McMaster said at a White House press conference Tuesday. Ultimately, Trump's disclosure of sensitive information is unlikely to prevent future sharing of intelligence between the U.S. "Revealing classifie...More..

BMW Unveils the M240i
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

BMW Unveils the M240i "M Performance Edition"

There are just 750 units of the M240i M Performance available, but in truth you will be able to take a regular M240i and spec it up with all the goodies this vehicle has if you wish. Available from July, the M ...More..

Instagram Adds Face Filters - Another Snapchat Feature
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Instagram Adds Face Filters - Another Snapchat Feature

Smile if you like a golden crown or bunny ears on your head. The new Instagram Filter feature would have eight different face filters for the users. There's a new " Rewind " option that sits right beside Boom...More..

Iconic Nokia 3310 set to make a comeback at Rs 3310
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Iconic Nokia 3310 set to make a comeback at Rs 3310

The mobile phone will be available at a recommended best buy price of Rs 3310 from Thursday. We believe that the 3310 will make a great backup phone. The new Nokia 3310 may bring a lot of memories of your y...More..

'WannaCry' ransomware attack: What we know so far
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

'WannaCry' ransomware attack: What we know so far

Experts have warned organizations, businesses and other sectors to take required precautions and update their systems. So far, not many people have paid the ransom demanded by the malware, Europol spokesman Jan...More..

Group linked to NSA spy leaks threatens sale of new tech secrets
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Group linked to NSA spy leaks threatens sale of new tech secrets

The WannaCry attack that took place over the weekend didn't involve any zero-day exploits - Microsoft had patched the SMB exploit used by EternalBlue in March, and the WannaCry ransomware was known to many an...More..

Far Cry 5 is Official, Revealed on Ubisoft Forums
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Far Cry 5 is Official, Revealed on Ubisoft Forums

Finally, Ubisoft also confirmed, once again, that the latest South Park Game, subtitled " The Fractured But Whole ", will make its debut during this fiscal year as well. Over on Twitter, fans are likewise s...More..

BMW confirms all-wheel drive M5
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

BMW confirms all-wheel drive M5

In this setting the computers allow a certain amount of slip at the rear wheels, to offer the agility of traditional M cars. As before, there are three shift programs to choose from, along with paddle shifters....More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Apple iOS 10.3.2 and other Core OS Security Updates Released

A source "close to Apple " informed news site BGR that the iPad mini will be phased out in the summer. If this is the end, and we never see an iPad mini 5, it's likely Apple will continue selling the iPa...More..

Lyft and Waymo join forces to develop self-driving taxis, challenge Uber
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Lyft and Waymo join forces to develop self-driving taxis, challenge Uber

The two companies will work together to develop products and tech for autonomous vehicles, using their combined resources to compete with ridehailing powerhouse Uber. Waymo claimed that it had evidence that Ot...More..

Checking the Overall Picture for American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO)
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Checking the Overall Picture for American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO)

American Eagle Outfitters has a 1-year low of $13.02 and a 1-year high of $19.55. BMO Capital Markets dropped their target price on American Eagle Outfitters from $21.00 to $18.00 and set an "outperform" rat...More..

Amazon's streaming software powers new smart TVs
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Amazon's streaming software powers new smart TVs

Coming in a range of screen sizes from 43 to 65 inches , the Amazon Fire TV Edition sets will also offer 4K Ultra HD resolution . When you use Alexa to search for programs or actors, the assistant will am...More..

OnePlus 5 with Qualcomm SD 835, 6GB RAM spotted on AnTuTu
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

OnePlus 5 with Qualcomm SD 835, 6GB RAM spotted on AnTuTu

Another day, another render of the OnePlus 5 has been posted. The phone offers the power of octa-core processer on a 2.45 GHz clock frequency. This specs sheet nearly matches the Galaxy S8's hardware. Some ...More..

Flights resume at Changi Airport Terminal 2 after fire
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Flights resume at Changi Airport Terminal 2 after fire

In a subsequent update on Facebook at around 1.30am on Wednesday, Changi Airport said that normal operations would resume at 3am, and that the next flight departing from Terminal 2 would be IndiGo 6E54 at 5.40a...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump Asked Comey To Shut Down Flynn Investigation

The person who described the Comey memo to the AP was not authorized to discuss it by name and spoke on condition of anonymity. Details of the memo were first reported by The New York Times and were confirmed...More..

What is WannaCry ransomware?
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

What is WannaCry ransomware?

Alex Abdo, a staff attorney at the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University, said Microsoft and other software companies have strategically settled lawsuits that could lead to court rulings weake...More..

Cyber security experts warn public to update software following ransomware attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Cyber security experts warn public to update software following ransomware attack

Mr MacGibbon declined to comment on the identity or type of the business impacted by the unprecedented cyber attack but said it was a small company, which did not provide critical infrastructure. The virus ...More..

Microsoft Exec Blames WannaCry Ransomware on NSA Vulnerability Hoarding Program
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft Exec Blames WannaCry Ransomware on NSA Vulnerability Hoarding Program

Technical staff scrambled on Sunday to patch computers and restore infected ones, amid fears that the ransomware worm that stopped auto factories, hospitals, shops and schools could wreak fresh havoc on Monda...More..