• Security experts struggle in search for WannaCry clues
Security experts struggle in search for WannaCry clues

In the United Kingdom however, the attack hit Britain's National Health Service badly enough that services to patients were disrupted. Microsoft, which on Friday took the unusual step of issuing a custom security update for users whose systems no longer receive regular support, has urged users with older versions of Windows to patch the vulne...

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  • Frenchman claims cure for WannaCry-infected computers
Frenchman claims cure for WannaCry-infected computers

He said, "In order to work, your computer must not have been rebooted after being infected", He added that the possible solution also depends on the luck. The Russian Central Bank has reported documented cases of compromised resources of the Russian banks as a result of cyber attacks using malicious software Wannacry , although previously, the reg...

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  • Microsoft shifts policy, now makes fixes free
Microsoft shifts policy, now makes fixes free

The software tools to create the attack were revealed in April among a trove of NSA spy tools that were either leaked or stolen. From the sources found on the Telegraph , it is believed that a group of hackers called " Shadow Brokers " are responsible for this attack.

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  • Destiny 2 delayed for PC
Destiny 2 delayed for PC

The company says Destiny 2 is the only non-Blizzard game it's supporting for now, although it's thinking about adding more. They did promise a world that pulls you in, incredible things to do and that you'll always have someone to play with.

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  • David Ayer In Talks To Direct The (Unnecessary) 'Scarface' Reboot
David Ayer In Talks To Direct The (Unnecessary) 'Scarface' Reboot

It was recently reported that Star Wars: Rogue One actor Diego Luna will play the Montana role in the new film. The new film will be set in Los Angeles. Scarface originally began as a 1932 movie starring Paul Muni, though it was the 1983 movie starring Al Pacino that made the name iconic. Deadline now reports that Ayer is in "early negotia...

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  • GOP Health Plan Cuts Coverage for Poor Kids in Florida
GOP Health Plan Cuts Coverage for Poor Kids in Florida

For people with chronic conditions, such as asthma and diabetes, Obamacare resulted in more affordable care, more regular care, better adherence to their medications, and better self-reported health, the study found. Kentucky enacted a traditional Medicaid expansion. The study from the consulting firm Avalere finds that the cuts to coverage for...

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  • Trump wants peace through engagement with North Korea: South Korean envoy
Trump wants peace through engagement with North Korea: South Korean envoy

The Foreign Ministry on Monday briefed envoys of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) member-states on the present situation. "Though we're now at the stage of pressure and sanctions, he said he has a willingness to make peace through the so-called engagement if certain conditions are right".

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  • Tillerson signs global declaration recognizing climate change
Tillerson signs global declaration recognizing climate change

For Finland, this involves a focus on connectivity-which Soini called "a lifeline for all human activities"-as well as education, economic development and environmental protection". Tillerson said that the United States is reviewing several important policies on global warming. And the incoming chair, Finland's Foreign Minister Timo Soini, said t...

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  • Microsoft Blames Spy Agencies For Ransomware Attack
Microsoft Blames Spy Agencies For Ransomware Attack

The ransomware is believed to be based on tools stolen from the US National Security Agency . He said it was too early to say who is behind the onslaught and what their motivation was. Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India has asked all banks to put in place a software update at ATMs to prevent their systems from a malware that has attacked payme...

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  • 17 million user records stolen from restaurant guide Zomato
17 million user records stolen from restaurant guide Zomato

Just as the digital world is quietly absorbing the shock of the recently "WannaCry" ransomware attack, foodies got another shocker in the online world as they discovered that online food aggregator Zomato's user data has been severely compromised.

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  • Download Android 'Oreo' Beta from Google now
Download Android 'Oreo' Beta from Google now

Android Go will arrive with the upcoming Android O in the fall. "Device theme" now has two options, "Pixel" and " android .auto_generated_rro_", although "Pixel" does nothing at this point, and the OS automatically reverts to the other option.

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  • 6 updates on the worldwide ransomware attack
6 updates on the worldwide ransomware attack

A former United Kingdom spy chief has hit out at Microsoft for cutting support for its Windows XP system that could have protected public services from massive cyberattacks such as the one that paralyzed the National Health Service (NHS) last week.

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  • Death of Ailes reveals Fox News at a crossroads
Death of Ailes reveals Fox News at a crossroads

Born into a blue collar family in OH, he began his career in daytime television, learning the art of manufacturing good entertainment before moving into politics, becoming an advisor to Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Roger Ailes was not a good guy. "We worked not for Fox News , but for Roger Ailes ". "He is in some ways a genius an...

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  • The UO is taking steps to protect campus from ransomware
The UO is taking steps to protect campus from ransomware

The vulnerability, which is being used to carry out the attack, affects computers running Microsoft's Windows OS, though the company had issued a patch to fix this on March 14. Weisman: Microsoft issued a patch for this vulnerability a few weeks ago, but many companies and institutions have not installed it yet. "That's going to become a mor...

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  • Ford SYNC 3 Wireless Update Brings Apple CarPlay to 2016 Models
Ford SYNC 3 Wireless Update Brings Apple CarPlay to 2016 Models

If you're feeling "with it" technologically, it's also available via Ford's first-ever Wi-Fi update. This marks the first time that Ford will enable one of its updates to be applied via WiFi. Owners also can get the update by going to owner. ford .com and downloading the update via a USB drive, or by visiting a Ford dealership to have the updat...

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  • Telegram now lets users buy things from chatbots in its messaging app
Telegram now lets users buy things from chatbots in its messaging app

Like audio messages, Telegram's video messages are automatically downloaded and autoplayed by default, and feature a picture-in-picture mode within Telegram so you can do other things in the app while watching a video. Instant View has also gained more functionality, it allows you now to adjust the font, font size, theme colour, and brightness. T...

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  • JK govt to benefit from GST
JK govt to benefit from GST

The GST that is all set to be rolled out from July 1, a meeting of the GST council is in progress in Srinagar . What is the principle or idea of tax being imposed on it at 1 per cent rate? The tax rates will be decided in a fashion to keep their impact on inflation and revenues to the government near neutral.

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  • Canadian injured in Times Square car attack in 'very critical' condition
Canadian injured in Times Square car attack in 'very critical' condition

Police do not suspect a. New York City police say a Canadian woman remains in very critical condition a day after a speeding vehicle slammed into pedestrians in Times Square in what authorities said was a deliberate attack. The incident evoked recent terrorist attacks by vehicle in London, Nice and Berlin but NY mayor Bill de Blasio said there wa...

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  • Irish Taoiseach Enda Kenny stepping down
Irish Taoiseach Enda Kenny stepping down

Kenny also said it had been a "huge honor and privilege" for him to have led the party for the past 15 years. Ms Doherty said she was supporting Mr Vardkar for his intellligence, integrity, sincerity and ability to listen. Dubliner Leo Varadkar remains the odds on favourite to get the job but following the support for Coveney, he has been eased t...

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  • Billionaire Usmanov made $1.3 bln offer for control of Arsenal
Billionaire Usmanov made $1.3 bln offer for control of Arsenal

The Financial Times report that Usmanov, 63 - already a 30% stake owner of The Gunners - conveyed an offer in writing of his desire to take full control of the club to current "owner" and U.S. Although there has been no formal response from Kroenke, as yet, the expectation from sources close to Usmanov, who has grown increasingly frustrated as he ...

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  • Spotify acquires AI startup to compete with Apple Music
Spotify acquires AI startup to compete with Apple Music

In a statement Spotify said: "We are pleased to welcome Paris-based machine learning startup Niland to the Spotify family". Niland's algorithms "teach" machines to transform music content into specific packages of data, which is considerably different to what current services do.

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  • Xiaomi Mi Max 2 release date confirmed: Will it come to India?
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 release date confirmed: Will it come to India?

Xiaomi has now officially started teasing the Mi Max 2 launch on the said date via Weibo, a Chinese social media platform. And let's not forget that the first Xiaomi Mi Max was already a large smartphone that mixed aluminum and plastic to accommodate a very big screen 6.44 inches Full HD.

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  • Tom Brady signs endorsement deal with Aston Martin
Tom Brady signs endorsement deal with Aston Martin

In addition, Brady will work with Aston Martin designers to create a limited edition of the Vanquish S auto, as well as a content series called " Category of One ". Good luck getting one: Only 12 (get it?) will be sold to the public, according to ESPN's Darren Rovell . "Tom is an inspirational leader and athlete who is clearly aligned with our...

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  • Spurs experience could keep Sigurdsson at Swensea - Clement
Spurs experience could keep Sigurdsson at Swensea - Clement

Sigurdsson played a prominent role in Iceland's run to the Euro 2016 quarter-finals and, with his form attracting interest from other sides, Swansea sought to secure his future by making him the club's best paid player with a new four-year contract last summer.

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  • Apple May Announce New MacBook Models at WWDC 2017
Apple May Announce New MacBook Models at WWDC 2017

A second version of the 12-inch MacBook with a faster Intel chip is also planned for launch. Additionally, Apple may - though Bloomberg was less confident on this - finally refresh the MacBook Air laptop, its thin-and-light machine that still offers some of the more traditional ports, like full-size USB and an SD card slot, which people still...

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  • Delcath Systems, Inc. Posted losses of -7.04% in the Last Trade
Delcath Systems, Inc. Posted losses of -7.04% in the Last Trade

The moving average uses the sum of all of the previous closing prices over a certain time period and divides the result by the number of prices used in the calculation. Analysts pegging the company with a rating of 3 would be indicating a Hold recommendation. Investors who are keeping close eye on Delcath Systems, Inc.

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  • Senate Intelligence Committee asks for all memos of Trump interactions with Comey
Senate Intelligence Committee asks for all memos of Trump interactions with Comey

The have also requested Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe any notes or memos prepared by Mr Comey "regarding any communications he may have had with any senior White House or Department of Justice officials". The Senate intelligence committee first requested from the Federal Bureau of Investigation copies of his memos, said the panel's top Democrat...

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  • Laois County Council chairman backs Simon Coveney in Fine Gael leadership race
Laois County Council chairman backs Simon Coveney in Fine Gael leadership race

Leo Varadkar and Simon Coveney have been named as the two leading candidates to take over, with nominations in the contest to close on Saturday. This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. A number of politicians, including the departing Finance Minister Micheal Noonan, have not yet said who they will back. ...

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  • Climate change turning Antarctica green
Climate change turning Antarctica green

In addition to this increase in the thermometer, Other indications of climate change in Antarctica have been identified as an increase in precipitation and stronger winds. "The reason we think that this is a response driven by climate change is because of the very wide-scale impact we see across the whole of the Antarctic Peninsula".

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  • States of Jersey 'remain unaffected' by global cyber attack
States of Jersey 'remain unaffected' by global cyber attack

Once a vulnerable PC becomes infected , the computer will attempt to spread to other machines over the local network as well as over the internet. Around 200,000 victims in 150 countries have been affected, according to European Union police force Europol, many of them businesses including major corporations such as Nissan, FedEx and Hitachi...

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  • Nvidia +4.5; RBC Capital boosts price target
Nvidia +4.5; RBC Capital boosts price target

The rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank to "Hold" on Thursday, June 16. The firm has "Corporate" rating by FinnCap given on Tuesday, July 26. Quadrant Capital Group LLC increased its stake in NVIDIA by 17.5% in the first quarter. Kress Colette had sold 53,458 shares worth $5.63M. The company was maintained on Friday, March 31 by Macquarie Rese...

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  • Almodovar and Smith's comments on Netflix at Cannes
Almodovar and Smith's comments on Netflix at Cannes

Sarandos also explained that they were invested in " Okja " because he believes it's a "great project", one that he plans to become successful not just in the South Korean market but also to the rest of the world. "I would actually like all our films in theaters". He added: "In my home, Netflix has had absolutely no effect on what they go to th...

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  • Microsoft to open data centres in Africa
Microsoft to open data centres in Africa

In fact, Microsoft has beaten rivals Amazon and Google to launching a data center in Africa, marking a significant step forward in the company's cloud division. In addition to the VMware's expanded support for Microsoft Azure, Microsoft has also made a major announcement that will allow customers to run the largest SAP HANA workloads on Microso...

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  • Outraged US lawmakers demand to see Comey memo
Outraged US lawmakers demand to see Comey memo

President Donald Trump has bolstered core support among Republican voters since his inauguration and his style of "white identity politics" should be enough to protect him from impeachment, a professor of worldwide politics told CNBC Wednesday.

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  • Microsoft Points Finger at NSA in Ransomware Outbreak
Microsoft Points Finger at NSA in Ransomware Outbreak

In China, the internet security company Qihoo360 issued a "red alert" saying that a large number of colleges and students in the country had been affected by the ransomware. The malware is installed on the host computer, the user locked out and the data shelved. With the interests of government agencies and tech firms often at odds, Sims said, ...

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