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Microsoft slams spy agencies for hoarding hacking tools used in cyber attacks

Microsoft requires Windows 10 customers to automatically update their computers, but some people with older PCs disabled automatic updates. "As cybercriminals become more sophisticated, there is simply no way for customers to protect themselves against threats unless they update their systems", Smith wrote.


Searching for apps now faster, more convenient with the Assistant App Directory

Searching for apps now faster, more convenient with the Assistant App Directory

The company is also introducing an Android Assistant App Directory so you can easily find apps compatible with the Google Assistant. Pichai continued "As part of this effort, we will be launching a new feature in search in the coming weeks that helps people look for jobs across experience and wage levels - including jobs that have traditionally been much harder to search for and classify, like service and retail jobs".


Google Assistant will soon let you send and receive payments

Google Assistant will soon let you send and receive payments

While it was not mentioned directly, the person on the receiving end of the money transfer will presumably also have to have a debit card attached to their Google Account. Popular American chain of bakery-café "Panera Bread" will be one of the first merchants who will roll out this new capability nationally. "500 million users are using Google Photos app for their photos".



'If you're not current, you're toast': WannaCry may spark wave of

How much money is the WannaCry cyberattack costing businesses? The China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) said in an emailed statement it has not received any major infection reports from the country's banks on the cyber attack. Contact an IT security expert . (These are the most important patches that the company recommends users install immediately). The fact that it only works against old Windows systems shows that it is specifically directed against civilian infrastructure, such as ...



Nokia Oyj (NOK) Short Interest Update

Institutional investors and hedge funds own 5.71% of the company's stock. 8,923,354 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI boosted its position in shares of Nokia Oyj by 20.1% in the fourth quarter. Taking a broader look brokerage firms' analysts on the street with an expectant view have Nokia Corp (NYSE: NOK ) high price target $7.82 and with a conservative view have low price target $4.5.



WannaCry Ransomware Attack: What to Do Now

The computer screen locks up, and displays two count-down clocks - one displaying the time until the ransom doubles and the other the time until all files are deleted. In the United Kingdom, hospitals were crippled by the cyberattack, which forced operations to be canceled and ambulances to be diverted. "Those who are running our free antivirus software or have Windows Update enabled are protected".