Technology

Ransomware hackers say they will dump data on North Korea nukes

Ransomware hackers say they will dump data on North Korea nukes

Shadow Brokers tried unsuccessfully previous year to auction off cyber tools it said were stolen from the NSA. The worms quickly scanned computers with vulnerability, in this case the older versions of Microsoft Windows , and used those computers as hackers' command and control centers.



Harry Styles steps in to host Corden's 'Late Late Show'

As you probably know, James hosted this year's ceremony where he opened with a rap. Corden also brought Carpool Karaoke to the aisles with Faith Hill, John Legend, Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Neil Diamond. Next year will mark the first year the music award show has been held in NY, after previously taking place on the other side of the country in Los Angeles , California.


Microsoft and NSA face off over cyber attack

Microsoft and NSA face off over cyber attack

However, the immediate preventive measure before any more ransomware attacks emerge is upgrade all Windows systems, said the security firm. On Monday the total value of funds paid into anonymous bitcoin wallets the hackers are using stood at just $US55,169, from 209 payments, according to calculations made by Reuters using publicly available data.


Liam Payne wants baby Bear's heartbeat on a song

Liam Payne wants baby Bear's heartbeat on a song

I think you sound like a bit of a tank - Arthur Payne. He's not a guy you'd mess around with. The slip-up emerged as he discussed having to spend time away from Cheryl and baby Bear to work on his new solo material in Los Angeles, where he recently indulged in local fast food chain In-N-Out Burger after dieting for a shirtless photo shoot.


Suspect a WannaCry ransomware attack? Call this Maharashtra government helpline

Suspect a WannaCry ransomware attack? Call this Maharashtra government helpline

Some of the victims have reportedly regained access to their files after paying, although security experts advise against complying with ransom demands. But Darien Huss, a ProofPoint researcher in IN, confirmed that what MalwareTech had actually triggered was a "kill switch" that instructed WannaCry to stop spreading.


Nintendo Planning

Nintendo Planning "Legend Of Zelda" Mobile Game

With the enormous success of "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild", it is no surprise that Nintendo would look for the possibilities of expanding the series into the smartphone. Received as one of the best games in the storied franchise and, consequently, one of the best games of all time, a subsequent financial report revealed that the Switch version of the game had even outsold the console itself.