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Noida cyber cell gives tips on preventing WannaCry attack

The attack is the kind of global ransomware-based event that is the stuff of cybersecurity experts' nightmares . The reality, though, is that doing so would reduce the effectiveness of cybertools...

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Indian Men's team wins gold in compound event

Indian Men's team wins gold in compound event

They successfully clinched a gold in the very first season of World cup. With yet another four ideal 10s including one X from a possible six, the Indian team clinched the second end 58-56 to stretch...

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Dramatic Shift in Israeli Perceptions of President Trump

Dramatic Shift in Israeli Perceptions of President Trump

On the second day of his visit, Trump will cross the 1967 border to the West Bank city of Bethlehem, to meet with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. More than a decade later, the 82-year-old Abbas...

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How Much Damages Made By Wannacry Ransomware Attack Made Throughout The World

Then there's the US government, whose Windows hacking tools were leaked to the internet and got into the hands of cybercriminals. Further, given the time difference from GMT, Israeli government depart...

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Soon you can order food from Facebook

Soon you can order food from Facebook

There's no fixed timescale for it to roll out to everyone, reports TechCrunch . The service allows you to to go through the menu, add stuff to your cart, edit your order, add a suggested tip, then pa...

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Twitter Warns Vine Users Their Account Information Was Exposed

Twitter Warns Vine Users Their Account Information Was Exposed

Despite the transition, however, Twitter today is alerting Vine users that a bug briefly made phone numbers and emails associated with Vine accounts publicly visible... The social network also sai...

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State Treasurer State of Michigan Cuts Position in Foot Locker, Inc. (FL)

State Treasurer State of Michigan Cuts Position in Foot Locker, Inc. (FL)

Looking at the chart above, FL's low point in its 52 week range is $50.90 per share, with $79.43 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $71.35. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday...

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The UO is taking steps to protect campus from ransomware

At the same time, the majority of those caught trousers down were running operating systems that Microsoft itself had basically decommissioned. Microsoft Responds on WannaCry Ransomware Attack: ...

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Governments to blame for cyberattack

Governments to blame for cyberattack

Once the emails were open and the computers infected , the ransomware encrypted data demanded payment to restore access to files. Spread of the malware slowed for a variety of reasons during the we...

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Security experts find clues to ransomware worm's lingering risks

Chris Wysopal, chief technology officer with software security company Veracode, said that after ransomware attacks, researchers will often infect one of their own machines on objective to see if the ...

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Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers

The recovery rate from this software at this point looks limited as only XP users can try it out leaving Windows 2003 and server users out of its loop. The newly-released tools, dubbed WannaKey and ...

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Android now has over two billion active monthly users

Google just announced that it there are now 2 billion Android devices that are being used worldwide. Once that's done, go down the page and find your compatible device and hit the Enroll device, fo...

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Rory McIlroy Withdraws from BMW PGA Championship with Rib Injury

Rory McIlroy Withdraws from BMW PGA Championship with Rib Injury

The world No 2 pulled out of this week's BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth on Friday , citing a recurrence of the rib injury that sidelined him for two months at the beginning of the campaign. Followi...

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Microsoft partly blames U.S. government for global cyberattack

Microsoft partly blames U.S. government for global cyberattack

The Indonesian government urged companies to update their systems on Monday after two hospitals in Jakarta were hit by the ransomware. Security wonks are calling it the biggest cyberattack ever. "...

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Ransom virus slowing, cyber security awareness promoted

The attacks used to only be able to target one machine at a time. The attack has been found in 150 countries, affecting 200,000 computers, according to Europol, the European law enforcement agency. ...

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NHS works to curtail cyber attack damage

But only a handful of appointments had to be cancelled and the Global Positioning System were able to see patients on Monday morning even though much of the surgery's IT equipment was still down. Nati...

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'Star Wars Battlefront II' Featurette Released

EA has released a new video taking a closer look at the story of Star Wars Battlefront 2 . Storm troopers are people outside of combat and they have stories that can be told. For the Battlefront se...

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WannaCry is your fault — Microsoft to NSA

The US National Security Agency (NSA) should shoulder some blame for the attack, which targets vulnerabilities in Microsoft Corp systems and has infected some 30,000 Chinese organisations as of Sat...

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Ransomware attacks: Microsoft blames USA government for 'stockpiling' vulnerabilities

Here are some of the key players in the attack and what may - or may not - be their fault. The NSA has also been held partly to blame for the attack because it had not alerted Microsoft about th...

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5 ways to become a smaller target for ransomware hackers

Tell us what are the anti-virus programs that you use and other precautions that you take to stop these kinds of viruses. The tool used by the attackers, a type of ransomware, locks up a company's net...

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ATMs shuts down after ransomware attack

AP photo Homeland security and counterterrorism adviser Tom Bossert speaks about malware known as WannaCry during the daily press briefing Monday at the White House in Washington, D.C. Security patc...

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Google I/O 2017: Google unveils Android Go for entry-level smartphones

Google I/O 2017: Google unveils Android Go for entry-level smartphones

Google in collaboration with Qualcomm has completed the reference design of the standalone VR gear. Augmented Reality smartphone Zenfone AR developed in association with Asus, will hit stores this s...

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Phone scam claiming to provide WannaCry ransomware supports

Smith said the attack provided graphic evidence about "the degree to which cybersecurity has become a shared responsibility between tech companies and customers". When 22 year olds are the heroes of...

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Frenchman claims cure for WannaCry-infected computers

Frenchman claims cure for WannaCry-infected computers

The massive attack has been a boon for cyber security firms, driving up stock prices of some while others, like six-year-old American start-up Crowdstrike, were able to raise $100 million in one day. ...

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North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile USA policy

North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile USA policy

Lee gave Xi a hand-written letter from Moon. North Korea tested a high-thrust rocket engine as recently as March, hailed as a "great leap forward" by state media at the time. "The unsafe behavior ...

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Nintendo Switch's Upcoming Game Owlboy is an Acclaimed Platformer

Nintendo Switch's Upcoming Game Owlboy is an Acclaimed Platformer

Last night's Nintendo Direct may have been all about Nintendo's upcoming Switch title ARMS , but it also unveiled a brand-new range of Splatoon 2 accessories at the very end, chief among them...

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No second cyber attack made on NHS

A statement released by the Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust on Monday said: "We can confirm that the radiology services affected by the national cyber attack at Basingstoke and North Hampsh...

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Blame the 'WannaCry' ransomware attack on our own NSA

The NSA has not commented on Shadow Brokers since the group emerged previous year, or on the contents of past leaks or Friday's ransomware attack. "Is being very odd behavior for crimeware?" The...

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UK: 'Worst over' in cyber-attack

Friday's global cyber-attack has affected more than 200,000 victims in 150 countries, Europol chief Rob Wainwright said on Sunday. More than 200 000 victims in 150 countries and regions were afflict...

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North Korea denies role in global cyberattack

North Korea denies role in global cyberattack

The U.S. wants North Korea to trust its promise of no hostility and conduct no more nuclear or missile tests before Washington can consider opening talks with the communist nation, Secretary of Stat...

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