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Experts question North Korea role in WannaCry cyber attack

Experts question North Korea role in WannaCry cyber attack

Governments turned their attention to a possible new wave of cyber threats on Tuesday after the group that leaked U.S. hacking tools used to launch the global WannaCry "ransomware" attack warned it would release more malicious code. Despite bits and pieces of evidence that suggest a possible North Korea link, experts warn there is nothing conclusive yet - and a lot of reasons to be dubious.


Sony rumored working on new Xperia X1, XZ1, and Xperia XZ1 Compact

Sony rumored working on new Xperia X1, XZ1, and Xperia XZ1 Compact

By the sound of it, this could be better than the dual pixel auto focus now used by high-end handsets like Samsung's Galaxy S8. It'll have 4GB of RAM, and pack in a 2,800mAh battery. It comes with a 5-inch Full HD display, and we hope the company trims down the top and bottom bezels. On the specifications front, rumors suggest that the phones may sport the same 19-megapixel camera housed in Sony Xperia XZ Premium, though Xperia XZ1 Compact and Xperia X1 might lower the resolution.


Ford confirms new CEO and strategy reset

Ford confirms new CEO and strategy reset

Mr Hackett , 62, revived the fortunes of office furniture maker Steelcase as CEO from 1994 to 2014 and his promotion indicates Ford is looking to seize on that expertise as consumer demands change. In fact, it was Fields who put Hackett in charge of those projects as head of mobility. This year the United States auto making giant expects to generate US9 billion pre-tax profit (A$11.8 billion) but, despite this, Ford's share price has slipped 40 per cent under the ousted boss' regime.


Overwatch Year 2 Will Refine Current Events Instead of Adding More

Overwatch Year 2 Will Refine Current Events Instead of Adding More

The majority of the North American teams have yet to be announced , but OGN APEX participants Team EnVyUs and Rogue will participate. Multiple reports have been coming from pro teams that they're not happy with the way the new league is being developed, and now we've learned from Blizzard today that they're launching a new program called " Overwatch Contenders ", which is essentially a minor league compared to the players who will be signed up for the official league.


WannaCry's Big Brother is Coming - Uses Seven NSA Hacking Tools

WannaCry's Big Brother is Coming - Uses Seven NSA Hacking Tools

Looking at the current situation, it's clear that you won't be forgetting WannaCry anytime soon. Also standing apart from WannaCry is how EternalRocks has yet to be loaded with a malware payload, so lacks WannaCry's ability to lock files or corrupt penetrated machines.