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USA should not stockpile cyber weapons, Microsoft says

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The White House held emergency meetings Friday and Saturday to assess the global cyber threat, a White House official said Sunday. The Banks and the ATM managing companies do not want to take a chance, the officials are working to update the Microsoft to protect the systems from the malware. Read More »

Next-gen OnePlus 5 flagship phone hits AnTuTu benchmark

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Other renders have shown vertically positioned dual cameras in the middle of the rear cover. If there's one Android phone that could be just as hot as the Galaxy S8 when it debuts, it's the OnePlus 5, which will be unveiled at some point in the coming weeks. Read More »

Korean gov't computers safe from WannaCry attack

Which versions of Windows are affected? The organization that oversees United Kingdom hospital cybersecurity said that last month it alerted the trusts about the Windows vulnerabilities and sent a patch to fix it. If you don't want to install the update for your PC, cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab has a step-by-step guide to secure computer. "You're only safe if you patch ASAP", wrote the researcher on Twitter . Read More »

Number of cyberattack victims in Europe not rising as feared: Europol

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After taking computers over, it displayed messages demanding a payment of $300 (£230) in virtual currency Bitcoin to unlock files and return them to the user. He said banks had so far not borne the brunt of the attack. Europol's Wainwright underscored the point Sunday. The spread of the attack appears to have been thwarted by private cybersecurity researchers who identified and triggered the malware's "kill switch", which halted the attacks before it spread throughout USA networks, a ... Read More »

New South Korean leader to go to White House summit in June

Matt Pottinger, Senior Director for Asian affairs at the National Security Council and Allison Hooker, director for Korea at the NSC will be meeting with the presidential office of Cheong Wa Dae's foreign affairs and security task force team and officials from Seoul's foreign ministry. Read More »

North Korea Launches Powerful New Rocket

Japan will propose that the U.N. Security Council place additional sanctions on North Korea if Pyongyang conducts a sixth nuclear test, Abe said . North Korea conducted its 10th missile test on Saturday. KCNA said the test showed North Korea "has all powerful means for retaliatory strike" should Washington take any military action to stop its nuclear weapons program. Read More »

IPhone 8 Launch Back on Schedule

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In others words, those speculations suggested that the original launch schedule of August-September wouldn't be followed this year. Meanwhile, 2017 is special for Apple considering that this will also mark the 10 year anniversary of the iPhone lineup. Read More »

Delhi: Fourth student succumbs to injuries from Punjabi Bagh flyover accident

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Police said Rajat, 18, was driving and was speeding when the accident occurred. While Sanchit and Ritu died on the spot, Rajat succumbed to injuries at the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital. Eyewitnesses said that at first they thought that the vehicle has hit somebody, but moments later, they saw it falling off the flyover. Since the exam centre was in a college at Narela, they all chose to assemble at Rajat's house in East Punjabi Bagh area and then head towards the exam centre. Read More »

United Nations condemns NK missile, allies assess weapon to be short of ICBM

Council diplomats say the USA and China, the North's closest ally, have been working on a new sanctions resolution. Here's a closer look at what happened in Sunday's missile launch, which came only a few days after the inauguration of a new South Korean president, and why it's viewed as a worrying development by North Korea's neighbors and Washington. Read More »

Putin blames USA intelligence leaks for massive cyberattack

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Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the US of being responsible for the massive cyber attack that has been sweeping across the world since Friday. Putin attended the One Belt - One Way economic forum in Beijing on Sunday, and joined Xi's residence for a bilateral meeting with his Chinese counterpart, Sputnik said. Read More »

ZeniMax sues Samsung over VR technology in Gear goggles

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It goes on to state that, " Samsung has used, and continues to utilize, ZeniMax's VR technology (or derivatives thereof) that was misappropriated by Oculus ". It has filed a complaint against the Korean giant with the Texas court, based on its previous verdict against Oculus, with a demand for a jury trial. Read More »

Expert finds more North Korea links in ransomware attack

Google researcher Neel Mehta posted details showing similarities between the "WannaCry" malware and computer code used by the Lazarus hacking group, widely believed to be connected to Pyongyang. U.S. and European security officials told Reuters on condition of anonymity that it was too early to say who might be behind the attacks, but they did not rule out North Korea as a suspect. Read More »

South Korean won up on Moon win

In his inaugural address Wednesday, South Korea's president said he would consider visiting Pyongyang under the right conditions. The two agreed to strengthen the U.S. Moon has said the decision was made hastily and his government should have the final say, but analysts say it would be hard to remove THAAD now it has been deployed. Read More »

18-year-old student from Tamil Nadu designs world's lightest satellite

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APJ Abdul Kalam. Rifath Sharook is the victor of the Cubes in Space competition, a NASA-supported contest put on by educational organization idoodlelearning . While talking about his experience, Sharook added: "We designed it completely from scratch". Sharook was reported by an English publication to be saying that the satellite will be a sub-orbital flight. Read More »

Henderson Island: One of the most polluted places on Earth

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A study published Monday in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences revealed that even though Henderson Island takes about 13 days to reach when traveling by ship from New Zealand and is rarely visited by even scientists, it is home to almost 18 tons of manmade trash. Read More »

Rohtak gangrape: Accused sent to 7-day police remand

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A 10-year-old girl in Rohtak , Haryana was hospitalised after her stepfather had repeatedly raped her. The doctors then declared her pregnant and confirmed the assault. "The victim was tortured and her body was mutilated after the gang rape". The victim's family says Sumit had been pressuring her to marry him for a year. Read More »

Dhaka worried over N Korea missile test

In a blog post David Wright, a director of the Global Security Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists, said that if the missile was sacked on a standard trajectory, it would have a range of about 4,500 km (2,800 miles) - which puts the USA territory of Guam in striking distance. Read More »

Log In, Look Out: Cyber Chaos Spreads With Workweek's Start

The indiscriminate attack began Friday and struck banks, hospitals and government agencies, exploiting known vulnerabilities in older Microsoft computer operating systems. "There's no waving that away". Security agencies in affected countries were racing to find out. Worldwide standards should compel countries not to stockpile or exploit software vulnerabilities, Smith says . Read More »

Harish Salve charged Re 1 for fighting Jadhav's case: Swaraj

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Vienna Convention provisions on consular access were not intended for a "spy" involved in terror activities, Pakistan asserted. Earlier in the day, Harish Salve, spearheaded India's legal charge seeking not just an urgent intervention from the ICJ to save Jadhav from the gallows but also the annulment of the sham trial in a Pakistani court. Read More »

Trump tweets Comey 'better hope' there are no 'tapes' of our conversations

Trump also hit back on Friday at media reports questioning the credibility of White House accounts of why Comey was sacked, which have changed over the course of the week, and threatened an end to regular White House news briefings. "Regardless of recommendation I was going to fire Comey". By Wednesday afternoon, the officials, like Trump, were saying he had in fact been considering ousting the Federal Bureau of Investigation director for months because of a lack of confidence in his ability ... Read More »

Deepti Sharma, Poonam Raut involved in record partnership

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India's Deepti Sharma (188) and Poonam Rout (109 retired hurt) shared One-Day International (ODI) cricket's record stand of 320 for the opening wicket as they crushed Ireland by 249 runs for their biggest win in terms of runs in a match of the Women's Quadrangular Series here on Monday. Read More »

More US firms believed hit by cyberattack

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The ransomware attack targeted computers around the world on Friday and employed stolen NSA hacking tools that were leaked online. Bossert said he spoke to his counterpart in Great Britain and learned that "they have a feeling of control over this ransomware event". Read More »

The Art of Overwatch books available for pre-order

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The links posted are for the American Amazon pages, with the standard edition costing $49.99 Dollars (about £38.70), and the collector's edition costing $100.00 (around £77.42), and some pictures of both can be seen down below. The book itself dives deeper into Overwatch's creative process and contains exclusive artwork with developer commentary. Aforementioned fans might also be interested in Overwatch: Anthology Volume 1 , which collects the characters' backstory comics (which are ... Read More »

Moon to Xi: Let's Talk

The graphics used by local news channels to illustrate the race drew worldwide attention: one parodied the television show Game of Thrones' title sequence, while another presented the candidates as characters in Pokemon Go.This friendly presentation masked the painfully serious nature of this election for many South Koreans. Read More »

In Canada showed unusual the mummy

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Vinther said the fossil was so pristine that it "might have been walking around a couple of weeks ago". The best preserved dinosaur fossil ever to be found was unveiled in Canada's Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology on Friday, almost six years after its discovery. Read More »

World braces for more cyberattacks as work week begins

Once it infects one computer within a network, it can spread to all the computers in that network "within seconds", said Israel Levy, the CEO of the cybersecurity firm Bufferzone. "As a result, hospitals, businesses, governments, and computers at homes were affected". A statement from Microsoft president and chief legal officer Brad Smith on Sunday criticised the way governments store up information about security flaws in computer systems. Read More »

Netflix is Testing Price Hikes

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Australian federal government is extending its 10 percent GST to "intangible services" include digital content, games, software. News.com.au said Netflix had confirmed tests were underway, but not with Australian subscribers. The basic service jumps from $8.99 a month to $9.99, standard rises from $11.99 to $13.99 and the premium service goes for $17.99 a month (up from $14.99). Read More »