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Ransomware attack is wake-up call to governments, and all of us

WannaCry targets Microsoft Corp.'s Windows computers, mostly at businesses and government organizations, and has so far affected everything from hospitals in the U.K.to FedEx Corp.in the U.S.to gas station cards in China. Microsoft said that while the systems running on Windows 10 were not targeted, the company had released a security patch Windows XP, Windows 8 and Windows Server 2003 on Friday.



Microsoft points finger at government agencies over ransomware cyber-attacks

Government agencies and universities were among those hit as well as petrol stations, ATMs and hospitals, said the firm, one of China's leading software security providers. The malware, known as WannaCry or WanaCrypt0r 2.0, manifests itself on vulnerable Windows computers. The ransomware, called "WannaCry" exploited a flaw in a version of Microsoft Windows to encrypt and take control of a user's files and demand USA $300 to restore access to the files.


Launching Tomorrow - New Maruti Suzuki Dzire

Launching Tomorrow - New Maruti Suzuki Dzire

While we eagerly wait for the launch of the third-generation Maruti Suzuki Dzire on May 16, the brochure of the best-selling compact sedan in the country has been leaked, spilling out all the information that we have known so far and then some more.



MGM Resorts International (MGM) Director Rose Mckinney-James Sells 880 Shares

Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 100 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,095. Next holds 0% of its portfolio in MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) for 400 shares. Telsey Advisory Group reissued an "outperform" rating and set a $36.00 price objective (up from $32.00) on shares of MGM Resorts International in a research report on Thursday, April 27th.



NHS cyber attack leaves EU's law enforcers stunned after 'unprecedented' global reach

Leaving his home for work on Monday morning, Hunt ignored journalist's questions about the hack. Wainwright said the attack was indiscriminate, fast-spreading and unique because the ransomware was being used in combination with a worm - meaning that the infection of one computer could automatically spread it through an entire network.


Leaked secrets of iPhone 8, with lots of expectations

Leaked secrets of iPhone 8, with lots of expectations

The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. A recent bid put the stock price near $155.05. By either benchmark, the trading activity around Apple stock appears to have reached overheated levels, indicating strong chances of a pullback.