WannaCry 2.0: Get Ready For a New Round of Ransomware Attacks

Microsoft is blaming the US government. Furthermore, Smith emphasized that governments' stockpiling of vulnerabilities is a problem. "Our research so far puts into question the ability of WannaCry's creators to decrypt your files at all", Check... More..

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Analysts Expect Chico's FAS, Inc

Analysts expect Chico's FAS, Inc. These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for CHS to be 16%. Jefferies Group LLC set a $13.00 price objective on Chico's FAS and gave the compan...More..

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Irish leader Enda Kenny stepping down as head of his party

He chose to use Twitter to announce the decision, saying he will continue to carry out his duties as Taoiseach in full. The decision to stand down was revealed to party members at a private meeting and come...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Two Senate panels seek Comey memos, Intel wants testimony

In a separate but related probe, the Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into Flynn's ties with Russian Federation. Democratic lawmakers have demanded that the Justice Department name a special pro...More..

Google shifts mobile focus to apps and digital assistant
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google shifts mobile focus to apps and digital assistant

It lets people point their camera at things to find out more information about them. In the real world, that means you could, for instance, point your phone camera at a restaurant and get reviews for it. Google...More..

Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack

Most victims were quickly able to recover infected systems with backups, said the group's chief economist, Scott Borg. The " WannaCry " malicious software encrypts files on affected computers and demands a rans...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

RBC Capital Markets maintained US Foods (NYSE:USFD) as 'Outperform'

Other analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. 1 is equivalent to a buy rating, 3 a hold rating, and 5 a sell rating. Guggenheim reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of US Foods Holding Co...More..

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Local security experts weighs in on worldwide cyber attack

They exploited a flawless storm of factors - the Windows hole, the ability to get ransom paid in digital currency, poor security practices - but it's unclear if the payoff, at least so far, was worth the troubl...More..

Blood tests
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Blood tests "unavailable" at four hospitals after NHS cyber attack

The region's NHS is keen to reassure people that the majority of services are running, however there has been disruption for some planned patient care. "The CVE07-010 vulnerability affects nearly all versions o...More..

Botnet using NSA's exploits could grow bigger than WannaCry
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Botnet using NSA's exploits could grow bigger than WannaCry

Following the detection of the WannaCry attack on Friday, "researchers at Proofpoint discovered a new attack linked to WannaCry called Adylkuzz", said Nicolas Godier, a researcher at the computer security fir...More..

Familiarity in Google's newly unveiled services
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Familiarity in Google's newly unveiled services

Only when you ask it what it wants to tell you, will it actually start talking. Google is now allowing users to build conversational apps for phones that will work with Assistant, allowing users to get respon...More..

China's banking regulator to step up protection after cyber attack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

China's banking regulator to step up protection after cyber attack

However, the analysis of the February sample and comparison to WannaCry samples used in recent attacks shows that the code which points at the Lazarus group was removed from the WannaCry malware used in the att...More..

Aust firms back to work after cyber attack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Aust firms back to work after cyber attack

Windows XP and Vista were found most vulnerable to the attack. PSA Group, Fiat Chrysler, Volkswagen, Daimler, Toyota and Honda said their plants were unaffected. Britain's NHS is the world's fifth-largest emplo...More..

IPL 2017: 5 MASTERSTROKES that helped KKR tame SRH
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

IPL 2017: 5 MASTERSTROKES that helped KKR tame SRH

KKR will be disappointed that they let the match slip despite only needing 25 off the final three overs. Ishank Jaggi, playing his first match, was not out on five. After clinching a win against Hyderabad la...More..

Ransomware outbreak prompts Microsoft to update old software
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Ransomware outbreak prompts Microsoft to update old software

Most stations had recovered. Because hackers exploited a security hole in some Windows versions discovered by the National Security Agency, Microsoft says the intelligence agency bears some responsibility...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

VR Development Gets Easier With Vitals in Android O

In addition to improving the natural language over the Assistant and Home, Google announced new ways to communicate with the device. The Google Play Store also has a new version designed for Android Go, hi...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Amazon Echo Show Is Here And It's attractive

On that note, this new appliance can make voice and video calls, with the important caveat that it only works with other Alexa-powered products. With the addition of a display on the Echo Show , new options a...More..

Gov't issues warnings against WannaCry ransomware ransomware
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Gov't issues warnings against WannaCry ransomware ransomware

Experts say the spread of the virus had been stymied by a security researcher in the United Kingdom hackers have issued new versions of the virus that cyber security organizations are actively trying to count...More..

Beware: Worldwide Ransomware Attack May Be Far from Over
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Beware: Worldwide Ransomware Attack May Be Far from Over

The ransomware took advantage of a flaw in Microsoft's Windows operating system. Microsoft has been calling for governments to draft and implement a digital Geneva Convention to ensure that governments do...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google's Plan to Make GCP 'The Best Cloud for Machine Learning'

We call them Cloud TPUs, and they will initially be available via Google Compute Engine . Google will also make 1,000 Cloud TPUs available for free to machine learning researchers via the TensorFlow Research...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

These 2 New Android O Features Are Game Changers

Google believes its assistant can get people what they want more quickly because it draws upon the knowledge that the company has accumulated while running the world's most popular search engine. The Android ...More..

HPE creates single-memory computer
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

HPE creates single-memory computer

Closely-held shares are those owned by insiders, major shareholders and employees, while restricted stock refers to insider shares that can not be traded because of a temporary restriction such as the lock-up p...More..

You can now play with Windows 10's impressive Story Remix video editor
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

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

It will use the Microsoft Graph to connect users across devices. The new app is essentially an evolution of the Photos app that shipped with Windows 10. But the most important announcement was to bring the Wi...More..

PES 2018 release date announced
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

PES 2018 release date announced

Yeap, another year, another PES . There are two separate pre-order bundles available. When all are put together in the right bundle, Pro Evolution Soccer 2018 should be the best football you could get. After...More..

North Korea poses threat to China, Russia: US admiral
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

North Korea poses threat to China, Russia: US admiral

U.S. Disarmament Ambassador Wood said China was key given that 90 percent of North Korea's trade was with that country. North Korea test-launched a missile on Sunday that many experts believe could be its mos...More..