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IT systems at Peterborough GP surgeries shut-down after NHS cyber-attack

IT systems at Peterborough GP surgeries shut-down after NHS cyber-attack

The cyberattacks started Friday and spread rapidly around the globe using a security flaw in Microsoft's Windows XP operating system, an older version that is no longer given mainstream tech support by the U.S. The 22-year-old researcher known as "MalwareTech", who wanted to remain anonymous, said he spotted a hidden web address in the "WannaCry" code and made it official by registering its domain name.


Lockheed Martin (LMT) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds

Lockheed Martin (LMT) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds

The share price of the company (NYSE:LMT) was up +0.40%, with a high of 272.47 during the day and the volume of Lockheed Martin Corporation shares traded was 616533. 01/19/2017 - Lockheed Martin Corporation had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Robert W. Baird. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, April 26 with "Hold".


Risk of New WannaCry Ransomware Attack Persists - UK National Crime Agency

Risk of New WannaCry Ransomware Attack Persists - UK National Crime Agency

Additionally, it has been advised that hacked computers should be reported to the authorities immediately, and users should not pay the "ransom", as there is absolutely no guarantee that your system will be unlocked once you do pay up. Those include a known and highly unsafe security hole in Microsoft Windows, tardy users who didn't apply Microsoft's March software fix, and malware created to spread quickly once inside university, business and government networks.



Phone scam claiming to provide WannaCry ransomware supports

As word of the attack grabbed news headlines over the weekend, Microsoft president and chief legal officer, wrote that the "attack provides yet another example of why the stockpiling of vulnerabilities by governments is such a problem", in a May 14 blog post .


Paytm to start payments bank operations from May 23

Paytm to start payments bank operations from May 23

As per the Central bank's guidelines, the company will transfer its wallet business to the newly incorporated payments bank entity under a payments bank licence awarded to Founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma. However, three of these, Tech Mahindra, Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company and a consortium of Dilip Shanghvi, IDFC Bank and Telenor Financial Services backed out.



Kim gleeful as North Korea fires longest-range missile

Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this photo . -China ties under new strain? "This launch constitutes a flagrant violation of U.N. The missile firing took place Sunday, North Korea time, with the projectile landing in the sea between North Korea and Japan. The missile flew as far as 489 miles and landed roughly 60 miles away from the coast of Russia's Vladivostok region.