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

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

Significantly, the two companies came close to a €25 billion merger in 2010. Abertis does not have a legal adviser at the time of writing, as the friendly takeover bid is still being debated with Aber...

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Aust firms back to work after cyber attack

The cyberattack that spread malicious software around the world, shutting down networks at hospitals, banks and government agencies, was thwarted by a young British researcher and an low-priced domain...

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Ransomware Cyber attack threat escalating: Europol

Mr Wainwright said he was concerned that the numbers of those affected would continue to rise when people returned to work on Monday morning. The attack that began Friday is believed to be the bigge...

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Twenty migrants died in Mediterranean on Saturday: survivors to U.N

Twenty migrants died in Mediterranean on Saturday: survivors to U.N

About 1,309 have died or are feared dead after trying to make the journey, the International Organisation for Migration said. "The goal is as quickly as possible to build up an European Union missio...

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North Korea conducts most successful missile test, unnerving US

North Korea on Monday said the missile it successfully tested a day earlier was a "new ground-to-ground medium long-range strategic ballistic rocket" capable of carrying a "large-size heavy" nuclea...

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World's biggest cyberattack hits 150 countries, the threat is 'escalating'

The warning was issued after Britain announced 97 per cent of the country's health service trusts were "working as normal". British Prime Minister Theresa May weighed in, " Europol has said that it...

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South Korea, US agree to hold summit in late June

South Korean President Moon, known for his open attitude toward dialog with the North, condemned the missile launch and convened his first National Security Council meeting over the issue. A TV news p...

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Intel Said to Introduce a Core i9 CPU

Intel Said to Introduce a Core i9 CPU

These leaks will give you an idea of what to expect. A good deal has been known about this product line in general terms, but thanks to a new leak that seems to be making the rounds , we now have i...

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Microsoft blames U.S. stockpiled vulnerability for ransomware attack

At the moment, the ransom amount demanded to unlock a file is $300, to be paid in BitCoins. Indeed, such is the extent of the WannaCrypt attack that Microsoft took the unprecedented step of issuing ...

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200000 cyberattack victims in 150-plus states: Europol

Dozens of countries were hit with a huge cyberextortion attack Friday that locked up computers and held users' files for ransom at a multitude of hospitals, companies and government agencies. The numb...

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Upcoming Apple Watch to include game-changing health features

Upcoming Apple Watch to include game-changing health features

Our source indicates that Apple has hired 200 PhDs in the past year as part of the company's laser lock on improving and innovating in the health space with Apple Watch. These bands will be created ...

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Global cyber-attack's success largely rests with laziness, neglect, procrastination

Keeping "offline" backups of data stored in locations inaccessible to the infected computer, such as external storage drives, prevents them from being accessed by the ransomware, thus accelerating dat...

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5 update fixes bugs, supports Windows 10 Creators Update in Boot Camp

5 update fixes bugs, supports Windows 10 Creators Update in Boot Camp

Delta and combo updaters aren't yet available but should appear soon on Apple's download page . For instance, the update fixes reported audio issues for those with USB headphones, and vaguely increas...

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Follow CERT-In instructions on WannaCry attack: RBI to banks

Follow CERT-In instructions on WannaCry attack: RBI to banks

The agency's senior spokesman Jan Op Gen Oorth said it was still "a bit early too say who is behind it, but we are working on a decrypting tool". The main challenge for investigators was the fast-spre...

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68 countries sign Silk Road cooperation pacts with China

Twenty-nine (29) leaders of various countries have arrived past nine, Monday morning at the Yanqi Lake, International Convention Center, in Beijing , China to attend the second and the final day of t...

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

Cyber security experts worked through the weekend alongside the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), part of the GCHQ spy agency, to patch computer systems but some hospitals still cautioned patient...

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Cyber firms say looking at possible North Korea tie to ransomware attack

The Lazarus Group was behind a handful of past attacks, most notably the Sony hacking incident of 2014, which officials attributed to North Korea primarily because it came around the release of th...

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Yankees retire Derek Jeter's No. 2 jersey, unveil Monument Park plaque

Following the ceremony, Jeter threw the opening pitch in the Sunday night game against the Houston Astros. "When you play here in NY for 20 years, I learned that the time flies, memories fade, but t...

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Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack

The malicious software behind the onslaught appeared to exploit a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that was supposedly identified by the US National Security Agency for its own intelligence-gather...

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IOS Developers Can Now Build Apps Directly In Windows 10

Tech entrepreneurs develop solutions to the needs of institutions and individuals using easily accessible tools available on the platforms they use. Graph is what Microsoft is terming the collecti...

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What is the 'ransomware' WannaCry worm and how does it spread?

The cyberattack that crippled NHS computer systems is the biggest of its kind and "unique" in its malicious software, security chiefs have said. Then there's the USA government, whose Windows ha...

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Companies prepare for more WannaCry ransomware attacks

RBI has asked banks to follow the instructions of government organisation CERT-In to prevent the attack by ransomware, "WannaCry", which has impacted various IT networks in over 150 countries. media. ...

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Donald Trump Threatens James Comey, Implies He Taped Conversations

Those Democrats, Reps. Elijah Cummings of Maryland and John Conyers of MI, also requested "all documents, memoranda, analyses , emails, and other communications relating to the President's decision t...

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How to remove WannaCry virus from your computer

If you don't pay within three days, the amount increases to $600. Australian cyber security minister Dan Tehan told Australian Broadcasting Corp radio: "At this stage, it does seem like that we ha...

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Xiaomi Redmi 4 with 4100mAh Battery and Snapdragon 435 Launched in India

The latter has a 5-inch (1,920x1,080p) screen, runs Android 6.0 with Vibe UI, has a 4,050mAh battery and is driven by Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 octa-core chip. The phone will be available on Amazon In...

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Nokia 3310 sale to start in India from May 18

Nokia 3310 sale to start in India from May 18

Once again, you can buy the Nokia 3310 (2017) via physical retailers starting from May 18. Much like the original 3310, it offers 22 ours of standby time of up to a month. Our reinvention of this clas...

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'WannaCry' ransomware attack: What we know

In the world of ransomware, that was "unheard of six months ago", Levy said. Microsoft's top lawyer has called on governments around the world to treat the worldwide cyber attack as a "wake-up cal...

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Derek Jeter ceremony most viewed non-game in YES Network history

The Bush-Jeter group is trying to buy the Marlins. Jeter is the fifth member of his championship teams to have his number retired, joining Mariano Rivera , Andy Pettitte , Jorge Posada and Bernie W...

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Phantom Dust Re-Release Coming to Xbox One, PC for Free

The news comes via Microsoft's Aaron Greenberg, who made the announcement on Twitter . The multiplayer component will also feature cross-play between both platforms. Microsoft Studios just posted a g...

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Apple iOS 11: 3 Features That Can Ruin Google Android

The good news: there's a chance that Pangu will release the iOS 10.3.1 jailbreak after Apple releases the stable version of iOS 10.3.2, which is still in beta as of this writing. Apple today released ...

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