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Trail of global cyberattack could lead to North Korea

Labelling Mehta's revelation "the most significant clue to date regarding the origins of WannaCry ", Kaspersky researches at the same time acknowledged that th...


Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Coming to PC, PS4, and Nintendo Switch

Announced today, Harvest Moon: Light of Hope marks the franchise's fist installment on PC and Nintendo Switch. Their voyage doesn't go as planned as they're c...


'Unprecedented' cyber attack hits 100 countries including India

Meanwhile, the MalwareTech tracker detected over 100,000 infected systems over the past 2 days. Security researchers with Kaspersky Lab have recorded more tha...


Sonic Forces lets you create custom characters

The video concludes with another quick look at Forces' modern-style, 3D Sonic action, and a 2D side-scrolling segment. These tools are an evolution of Sonic ...


WannaCry ransomware loses its kill switch, so watch out

Europol, the European police agency, said the spread had stalled in Europe. The WannaCry ransomware attack was probably one of the worst cybercrime waves to...


Monday morning blues as 'WannaCry' cyberattack hits at workweek's start

The attack looks like this: images appear on victims' screens demanding payment of $300 (275 euros) in the virtual currency Bitcoin, saying: "Ooops, your files ...


After Ransomware, Next Global Cyber-Attack Likely On Monday, Say Experts

A handful of trusts are still dealing with disruption caused by the hack. The fact is the NHS has fallen victim to this. Ransomware attack hit more than 200,0...


Kim sets mark at Players

Rickie Fowler, who won the year before, closed with a 79. Could Jason Day repeat as victor? In 2012, just two years after he began playing competitive golf as...


Google and Lyft are teaming up to kill Uber

Alsup added that Uber knew, or should have known, as much when it brought the executive onboard and that some information from those files, if not the files t...


Phantom Dust re-release hits Xbox One, Windows

This great news was announced by the Head of Xbox games marketing Aaron Greenberg via Twitter. Microsoft unveiled a new Phantom Dust at E3 2014, but they ...


How to avoid the ransomware attack

The attack has been found in 150 countries, affecting 200,000 computers, according to Europol, the European law enforcement agency. A cybersecurity researcher...


Indian-origin Google researcher links ransomware attack to North Korea

The attacks, which slowed on Monday, are among the fastest-spreading extortion campaigns on record. Hackers do reuse code from other operations, so even copied ...


DeShone Kizer to participate in NFLPA rookie premiere event

The starting job is Kessler's now, but out of all the rookie quarterbacks selected in this year's draft, Kizer has the cleanest path to the starting gig. When t...


Microsoft to make security fixes available for older Windows systems

The cyberattack, which began in London Friday morning, has so far affected 150 countries and locked 200,000 computers . Microsoft also announced new Azure da...


Reach of 'Ransomware' Attack Could Expand, Experts Warn

BBC analysis of three accounts linked to the ransom demands suggests only about $38,000 (£29,400) had been paid by Monday morning. Some ransomware that encr...


Are you protected? How to avoid ransomware attacks

Nevertheless, experts know that the victory could be short-lived. Microsoft and the government have said that a Microsoft patch would prevent the attack, ...


No second spike in cyber attacks is 'encouraging' - British minister

So far, over 200,000 computers have been infected. "NCSC and NCA are working with Europol and other global partners to make sure we all collect the right evid...


NHS trusts told about security patch last month

The National Center for the Protection of Critical Infrastructure says Friday it was communicating with more than 100 providers of energy, transportation, telec...


Motorola launches two budget smartphones - meet Moto C and Moto C Plus

Look for them to arrive later this spring. The press render not only shares the names of the devices but also offers details regarding the same. Motorola...


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

In the U.S. FedEx was hit. The Hampshire Hospitals NHS Trust statement said that emergency services were continuing as normal and any patient with an appoin...


Europol warns of further cyberattacks on Monday morning

It said less than 1% of computers were affected, and that the virus was now "localized" and being destroyed. Governments and computer experts girded today for...


Facebook adds Snapchat-like camera filters to Instagram

Facebook's Snapchat-style augmented reality face filters are coming to Instagram. Some of the filters - like Snapchat's - also work with a second person in the ...


'Large-scale' cyberattack cripples United Kingdom hospitals

Still, only a small number of USA -headquartered organizations were hit because the hackers appear to have begun the campaign by targeting organizations in Euro...


Cyberattack pulls the plug on British hospitals

Europol's Wainwright underscored the point Sunday. Pressed further, he said: "I can assure you that the nuclear deterrent is fully protected". The ransomwar...


Nations grapple with huge cyber attack

Attacks then began being reported across many other countries, including Turkey, Vietnam, the Philippines, Japan, the U.S., China, Spain, Italy and Taiwan with ...


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

The ransomware , called " WannaCry " exploited a flaw in a version of Microsoft Windows to encrypt and take control of a user's files and demand United States ...


Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming gets rambunctious

So his stamina will be tested in a whole new way at Pimlico Race Course on May 20. In the subsequent Wood Memorial, he used too much of his early speed and was ...


Italy's Atlantia Bids €16.3B For Fellow Toll Road Operator

A spokeswoman said that time frame was in six months. Abertis holds a 34 percent stake in Cellnex. A spokesman for Criteria Caixa said on Monday that the co...


Italy rescues 480 migrants, recovers seven dead bodies

Most of the migrants arriving in Italy are now from sub-Saharan Africa or from Bangladesh. This is based on United Nations figures. More than 1,200 have died on...


China 'may back' new United Nations sanctions over North Korean missile test

In a unanimous statement backed by China, the council stressed the importance of North Korea 'immediately showing honest commitment to de-nuclearisation through...


Aust firms back to work after cyber attack

Security experts remained cautious, however, and stressed there was a continuing threat. But the researcher's actions may have saved companies and governments m...


South Korea, US agree to hold summit in late June

South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, talks with Matt Pottinger, Special Assistant to U.S. President Donald Trump and National Security Council (NSC) Senio...


Intel Will Introduce The i9 Series Later This Year

As you can see the Core i9-7920X really is a monster, with the multi-core test score pushing 1760, leaving the Core i7-6950X in its rear view mirror, and th...


Governments to blame for cyberattack

The indiscriminate attack was unleashed Friday, striking hundreds of thousands of computers worldwide by exploiting known vulnerabilities in older Microsoft com...


Cyberattack havoc could grow as work week begins

More than 200,000 people around the world have been affected by the malware, Jake Cigainero reports for NPR's Newscast. Europol said a special task force at i...