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US to seek more security on international flights

US to seek more security on international flights

Compliance with the new rules could lead to the lifting of a ban on laptops and other large electronics already in place for airlines flying to the United States from 10 airports in the Middle East and Africa. Agency officials speaking on background said the measures are a directive for airlines to follow since DHS does not have jurisdiction over foreign airports.


How to protect your Windows computer against the recent malware attack

How to protect your Windows computer against the recent malware attack

And after a fresh cyberattack challenged security worldwide for the second time in just a few months there were global demands for greater focus on battling the issue. French construction materials company Saint Gobain said it had been a victim of a cyber attack, and it had isolated its computer systems to protect data.


Settlement reached in 'pink slime' defamation lawsuit

Settlement reached in 'pink slime' defamation lawsuit

ABC News has settled a defamation lawsuit filed by the maker of a processed-meat product that critics dubbed " pink slime ", bringing to a close a high-profile legal test of so-called food-libel laws meant to shield the food-production industry from bogus food-safety scares.


John Romero Is Auctioning off His Doom 2 Floppy Disks

John Romero Is Auctioning off His Doom 2 Floppy Disks

Remember those? It's something you wanna get your hands on for that vintage feel. There are five floppy disks to be exact. Romero announced via Twitter that he's now auctioning off his original five Doom 2 floppy disks on eBay and will sign them if the victor requests so.


FTSE 100 Slips As Fed Increases Interest Rates

FTSE 100 Slips As Fed Increases Interest Rates

The Standard & Poor's 500 index, the benchmark that professional investors follow, likewise wasn't changed much either. Dow Jones Industrial Average touched its all-time high on Wednesday. Analysts in recent weeks have become increasingly doubtful there would be a third rate increase later this year, as inflation, consumption and other economic data have indicated the weakness seen in the first quarter has continued.


JNPT, India's Largest Container Port, Hit By Global Cyber Attack

JNPT, India's Largest Container Port, Hit By Global Cyber Attack

Operations at a terminal at India's busiest container port have been stalled by the malicious software that has crippled computers globally, an official said. The fresh wave of attack, which crippled some central banks and many large corporations in Europe, came weeks after a similar incident - Wannacry - that had affected systems of many companies.