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WannaCry Ransomware Attack: Everything You Need to Know!

An exterior view shows the main entrance of St Bartholomew's Hospital, in London , one of the hospitals whose computer systems were affected by...

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Alibaba reveals $6 billion share buyback as misses EPS forecast

Net income, however, dropped 42% to 41.2 billion yuan from a year earlier, when Alibaba booked unusual gains primarily from the reappraisal of g...

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North Korea's United Nations envoy slams 'hostile' U.S. policy

State Councilor Yang Jiechi made the remarks at the opening of a second day of meetings between Chinese officials and special envoy Lee Hae-chan...

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Security experts find clues to ransomware worm's lingering risks

For the NHS the source of its problems was the rather embarrassing admission that 90 percent of its trusts still rely on PCs installed with Wind...

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Global cyberattack: A super-simple explanation of what happened

Users of old Windows systems can now download a patch to protect them from this week's massive ransomware attack . Microsoft has quickly been...

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Running Windows? How to protect against the big ransomware attack

Starting in 2016, Shadow Brokers has been leaking hacking tools linked to the NSA online . Ahead of the attack, Microsoft released a secu...

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WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

The malware locked computers and blocked access to patient files in England's public hospitals. A hacking group called Shadow Brokers relea...

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North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile US policy

Forces Korea. The site is close to where Pyongyang tested four extended-range Scud missiles. Trump has said "a major, major conflict" with N...

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Hackers use EternalBlue WannaCry exploit to mine cryptocurrency

This campaign leverages "EternalBlue" and "DoublePulsar", two tools developed by the National Security Agency (NSA) and subsequently leaked by ...

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Ransomware attack hit more than 100000 organizations, says Interpol

Late Friday, Microsoft took the unusual step of making patches that protect older systems against WannaCry , including Windows XP, free. Ac...

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China's Xi says Belt and Road needs to reject protectionism

China apparently saw India's boycott coming as no seat was allotted to it at the high-tech Convention Centre during the opening ceremony telecas...

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Cyber attack is biggest of its kind ever launched, say security chiefs

The warning was echoed by Britain's National Cyber Security Centre: "As a new working week begins it is likely, in the United Kingdom and el...

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Lyft Teams up with Waymo to Catch Uber on Self-Driving Tech

In his decision calling for Uber to return any stolen files, he called Waymo's claim of patent infringement "meritless", and said the compan...

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'WannaCry' ransomware attack: What we know

Labour's shadow health secretary, Jonathan Ashworth, in a letter to Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt, said concerns were repeatedly flagged about ou...

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Volvo Partners with Google on Android-Based Infotainment System

The cars' main touchscreen displays will thus be powered by Android as well as the digital displays behind the steering wheel. The tech giant ha...

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UK working to restore hospital systems after cyberattack

The ransomware encrypted data on the computers, demanding payments of $300 to $600 to restore access. Critically ill patients are being divert...

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Microsoft Issues Rare Windows XP Patch Following Global WannaCrypt Ransomware Outbreak

Europe, Latin America and parts of Asia were hit particularly hard, although in the United States, FedEx also reported falling prey to the mal...

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Hands-on with Story Remix in Windows 10 Build 16193 - Movie Maker reborn?

Microsoft's looking to add a dash of AI to video editing with a new application called Windows Story Remix . At the Build 2017 developer con...

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Google Pixel and Nexus Smartphones Now Getting May 2017 Android Security Patch

An overview of the particular vulnerabilities that have been patched has been detailed in the announcement post . For instructions on how to fl...

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Google Allo will turn your selfies into cartoon stickers

Though it isn't anywhere near WhatsApp or the other apps, for now, Google Allo does a decent job. Google also worked with a team of arti...

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United Kingdom's Health Service Hit by Ransomware Attack

Hackers behind the Wanna Decryptor virus, a type of malware, often ask users for money to retrieve access to files they have encrypted. Hosp...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7R Pops Up In China

Which means you will be paying $30 a month for each phone, plus your bill until the phone is paid off. The battery itself will charge via micro ...

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Windows 10 update aims to help identify best photos, videos

During Build yesterday, Microsoft also demonstrated how it will integrate a variety of its products and services into a sales platform called ...

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Apple iPhone sales stall, as consumers anticipate new model

In February during the company's annual shareholder meeting, Cook said Apple spent $50 billion in 2016 with its USA suppliers, which include f...

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Maryland regulators OK nation's largest offshore wind plan

Avangrid Renewables and Vineyard Wind have formed a strategic partnership to jointly develop a large scale wind energy project off the coast of ...

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Amazon Prime Video App Finally Arriving For Apple TV In June

While the Apple TV has always been home to streaming video services like YouTube, Netflix and Hulu, one company has been jarringly absent: Ama...

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500M Windows 10 devices, half of 2018 goal

The two largest democracies lately have been facing questions on the use of technology in elections with allegations of misuse hacking and tampe...

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Murray bows out of Madrid

It continues a fine run for the Croatian, who is only featuring in Madrid because Richard Gasquet pulled out of the draw with a back injury, aft...

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New Amazon Echo with touchscreen and calling facility to launch tomorrow?

The Siri-powered smart speaker is described as a premium device that will likely carry a higher price tag than the regular Amazon Echo. Here's...

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Internet firms winding up for a fight on 'net neutrality'

Pai said he believes that the rules are hampering investment in telecommunications, and believes internet service providers should voluntarily ...

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Has Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Virtually Confirmed its Highly Anticipated Surface Phone?

Till now Microsoft has named the Surface 2-in-1 laptop in chronological order. With that in mind, we could be waiting a while for the Surface Pr...

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Snapchat launches a slew of new creative tools including Magic Eraser

Starting Tuesday, if a user taps the infinity symbol when sending a direct snap , the recipient will be able to view the snap indefinitely un...

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IPhone 7 Sales Dropped as costumers wait for new device

Their delivery into the chips is expected to start in the second half of July. The report suggests that assembly units such as Foxconn, Pega...

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Activision Blizzard, Inc. Posted gains of 1.37% in the Last Trade

Morgan Stanley boosted their target price on shares of Activision Blizzard from $54.00 to $55.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating i...

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Dota 2 Getting Its First Co-Op Campaign This Month

Siltbreaker is split into two acts. According to Valve, the campaign has you and your allies battle through "a diverse landscape of loathsome...

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