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Security researchers: North Korea possible source of WannaCry cyber attack

Security researchers: North Korea possible source of WannaCry cyber attack

There have been reports the Lazarus group is affiliated with Bureau 121. North Korea has a history of computer criminality. Lazarus' link to North Korea isn't definite, but security researchers h...

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AT&T Strikers Return to Work After Weekend Walkout Forced Store Closings

AT&T Strikers Return to Work After Weekend Walkout Forced Store Closings

ET. AT&T workers Brock Agarpao (from left), Rene Young and Rhodel Magaoay take part in the first day of a three-day strike conducted by the Communications Workers of America on Friday at the Queen K...

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Watch the Destiny 2 Homecoming Story Worldwide Reveal Trailer

Watch the Destiny 2 Homecoming Story Worldwide Reveal Trailer

In an interview with Forbes , Bungie's World Lead, Steve Cotton said, "we want people to be able to find the lore". Bungie says that it will instead have side-quests called "Adventures" that ...

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Now is the worst time to buy a new MacBook from Apple

Now is the worst time to buy a new MacBook from Apple

According to information now available, the MacBook Pro will likely be enhanced with a new version powered by Intel's latest Kaby Lake chips. It's also very likely that Apple doesn't sell anyw...

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Sony rumored working on new Xperia X1, XZ1, and Xperia XZ1 Compact

Sony rumored working on new Xperia X1, XZ1, and Xperia XZ1 Compact

The devices in question would be the Sony Xperia XZ1 , XZ1 Compact and X1. The Xperia X1 will be the successor to Xperia X released previous year, and all the three smartphones will make their way to...

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Read Dead Redemption 2 gets delayed

Read Dead Redemption 2 gets delayed

Check out the filigree detail on that six-shooter: I'm going to need to see that gun in the game before I can really, completely believe that's real. Aaaand here they are. However, in a new blog pos...

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Trump in Saudi says Muslim world must

Trump in Saudi says Muslim world must "drive out" extremists

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says President Donald Trump's fired nati... Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, who challenged Trump for the Republican presidential nomination past year, s...

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Ford Replaces CEO In Push To Transform Business

Ford has also pledged to invest $1 billion over 5 years into startup Argo AI, which is building an autonomous-driver system for these cars. The share price has lost more than a third of its value...

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Indian digital payments firm Paytm launches niche payments bank

Indian digital payments firm Paytm launches niche payments bank

The bank is targeting a customer base of 500 million customers by 2020. The bank will offer an interest of 4% per annum for savings accounts. Paytm Payments Bank , which will be headed by Renu Sa...

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English wedding: Pippa Middleton marries as royals look on

English wedding: Pippa Middleton marries as royals look on

Pippa Middleton, radiant in a custom-made wedding gown, married a wealthy financier Saturday as two likely future British kings and other members of the royal family, including her sister, looked on. ...

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Samsung to probably unveil a stretchable display tomorrow

Samsung to probably unveil a stretchable display tomorrow

The specific panel showcased at Display Week has a diagonal of 9.1 inches, and can bend up to 12mm (about 0.47 inches) in both directions while retaining a high resolution. Fetching $3.7 billion pre...

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Xbox: Developers Can Choose Higher Framerates for Scorpio Versions, Even in Multiplayer

Xbox: Developers Can Choose Higher Framerates for Scorpio Versions, Even in Multiplayer

The big benefit is that they're free to explore how good of a game they can make with a system that at the moment has undefined limits in the public eye, which could make for titles that look incredib...

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LawBreakers Announced for PS4

LawBreakers Announced for PS4

LawBreakers is best known for being the latest work by Cliff Bleszinski, the creator of Unreal Tournament and Gears of War . For those unfamiliar with Lawbreakers , the game is set on a future ea...

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Blizzard announces Overwatch Contenders as development league

Blizzard announces Overwatch Contenders as development league

Starting this summer in North America and Europe, the Contenders minor league is open to every Overwatch player in those regions with an online qualifier that will whittle the teams down to the top 16...

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Times Square driver wanted to 'kill them all'

Times Square driver wanted to 'kill them all'

The NYPD revealed a timeline of events in a horrific and deadly pedestrian crash in Times Square that killed a tourist and injured 20 others. Alyssa Elsman , an 18-year-old tourist from Portage in ...

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Russian foreign minister mocks media over Trump disclosures

Russian foreign minister mocks media over Trump disclosures

In his opinion, should Israel shut the door on providing real-time, sensitive information for fear that the U.S. cannot be trusted with it, this could spell grave danger to USA forces in the field...

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Hospital Trust 'remains vigilant' after cyber attack

Hospital Trust 'remains vigilant' after cyber attack

Last year, the Press and Journal reported that NHS Grampian had logged the largest number of cyber attacks against Scotland's health boards in the past three years. He also recommends keeping securi...

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Security experts find clues to ransomware worm's lingering risks

By now everyone knows that the world is reeling under a Ransomware virus attack threat called WannaCry. Despite the discovery of an alleged " kill switch " for the ransomware over the weekend, man...

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Microsoft says NSA to blame for Wannacry

Microsoft says NSA to blame for Wannacry

Microsoft said the vulnerability doesn't exist within the latest version of Windows 10, but if you have an earlier version of Windows, you are encouraged to download the latest update on Microsoft's ...

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Apple to Pay 150% More for OLED iPhone 3D Touch Components?

Apple to Pay 150% More for OLED iPhone 3D Touch Components?

While it was widely anticipated that the iPhone 8 would see a September 2017 release, speculations were high that the production problems might end up pushing the flagship smartphone's release as far ...

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New Nokia devices with Snapdragon 835, 660 and 630 leaks via Geekbench

New Nokia devices with Snapdragon 835, 660 and 630 leaks via Geekbench

Basically, the new Nokia device is said to be the Nokia 9. It's not known for sure what this device will end up being called when it's released. The reports and images shared by them show that Nokia...

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Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers

Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers

As a result, it allows a chance to retrieve the prime numbers and hence, generate the private key for decryption. Guinet, a security researcher at Paris-based Quarks Lab, published the theoretical...

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An early look at Microsoft's next tablet PC — Surface Pro leak

An early look at Microsoft's next tablet PC — Surface Pro leak

Meanwhile, well-known gadget leaker Evan Blass published a series of images showing the next Surface Pro , without calling it the Surface Pro 5 . Highly portable Windows 10 devices are abundant ...

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Zomato hacked, data of 17 mn users stolen

Zomato hacked, data of 17 mn users stolen

And that's something we do diligently, without fail. "It is a very old encryption system and can be hacked with very little effort", Anand said. In a security update outlining what happened, the...

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Destiny 2 filled with wonderful things to do, say developers

Destiny 2 filled with wonderful things to do, say developers

We heard a lot about the Destiny 2 in past few days, starting from gameplay reveal, to the details on the some of the graphical features Destiny 2 will support on PC and consoles. At least feedbac...

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Destiny 2 on the Nintendo Switch is Not Happening

The Bungie Livestream, that was a little under and hour, was jam packed with new features, gameplay footage and even allowed people at the event to demo out some of the game. I like that they showed o...

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Global ransomware attack appears to slow in US

Global ransomware attack appears to slow in US

Then there's the US government, whose Windows hacking tools were leaked to the internet and got into the hands of cybercriminals. Install Microsoft's patch. And that's just the ones they tracked. Vu...

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22 million WannaCry ransomware attack attempts blocked by Symantec

In an analysis posted today, Finnish cybersecurity firm F-Secure explains that China and Russian Federation are two of the countries most severely hit by WannaCry, and there's a reason why this happen...

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North Korea puts conditions on US talks

North Korea puts conditions on US talks

If the United States ever seriously considered a pre-emptive strike against North Korea's nuclear center and missile bases, it would have plenty of targets to choose from. Kim Jong-Un stands with a ba...

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French researchers claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers

This ransomware employs EternalBlue , a vulnerability initially discovered by the National Security Agency (NSA). Victims are warned that their files will be deleted within days if they do not ...

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What is WannaCry ransomware?

Microsoft called in February for a " Digital Geneva Convention " laying down the rules for the protection of users from state cyber attacks , including a requirement for governments to report vuln...

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5 ways to become a smaller target for ransomware hackers

Install Microsoft's patch. 3. Authorities recommended that victims not pay, but even a small fraction of successful ransoms would net the attackers a considerable amount of money. Organizations and ne...

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Shadow Brokers Threaten To Unleash More Hacking Tools

In the post, which will worry security agencies and companies around the world, the Shadow Brokers said: "In June, TheShadowBrokers is announcing "TheShadowBrokers Data Dump of the Month" service". Th...

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Destiny 2 footage shows newest features of the game

Destiny 2 footage shows newest features of the game

Morhaime announced that Destiny 2's PC version would be exclusively available via the company's Battle.net app. Bungie is actively working through the global details. These are just some of the hi...

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Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack

Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack

Home Secretary Amber Rudd is due to chair a meeting of the Government's emergency Cobra committee on Whitehall at 5pm on Monday. "If you have a scheduled appointment you are advised to attend as nor...

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Can Amazon's latest Fire devices reignite the tablet market?

The $50 base model has a rather paltry 8 GB of onboard storage and includes ads on the lock screen. "The Fire HD 8 has a lovely 8" HD display with over 1 million pixels offering vivid colour and...

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Google Daydream

Google Daydream "Euphrates" Update Brings Interesting Improvements to the VR Experience

Google is also bringing other staples of the old fashioned 2D internet into VR. It will feature "WorldSense" tracking tech, based on the company's Tango platform. Now there's no time frame for the fea...

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Blizzard Continues Teasing Overwatch Anniversary Event

Blizzard Continues Teasing Overwatch Anniversary Event

It's been nearly a year since Overwatch blasted its way onto PS4, Xbox One and PC, and it seems Blizzard Entertainment has more than a few plans to celebrate. We plan to tell more of those. "It's li...

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Senator says Flynn hasn't responded to subpoena

Burr told reporters Thursday that Flynn's lawyer said Flynn would not comply with the subpoena, which the panel later corrected. The move came after Flynn's lawyer refused to provide documents in re...

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Cyberattack is 'wake-up call' for governments

Because it spreads through file-sharing technology built into the Windows software that powers most of the world's PCs, and because people are slow to update their computers, it's likely we'll be fe...

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