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Author: 0 Where the global cyberattack has hit hardest

The global crime-fighting organisation has also revealed there were 200,000 victims in 150-plus countries in Friday's attack. "We're in the face of an escalating threat, the numbers are going up", he said, and added that the current attack was unprecedented.

Technology PGA Tour rookie Hughes tied for Players lead
Author: 0 PGA Tour rookie Hughes tied for Players lead

That's what makes this golf course great. In his first outing since victory at Augusta National García is alongside Johnson and McIlroy at level. Mickelson had missed the cut four consecutive years. That left him at 72, seven shots behind. "It was a matter of having a good day". The eagles were at No. 11 and No. 16, and it was the first time in tournament history that one player accomplished that feat in the first round.

Author: 0 Brave Mladenovic falls short as Halep retains Madrid Open crown

Halep also reached the semifinals in the doubles competition, where she teamed up with compatriot Irina Begu. Find us on Facebook too! The Frenchwoman won the subsequent tie-break by stepping into the court and punishing Halep with those heavy forehands, celebrating passionately when she levelled it up at 1-1.

Author: 0 May the Fourth be with you

The Canadian prime minister, who is known as a longtime fan of Star Wars , posted a photo featuring a pair socks and wrote, "These are the socks you're looking for". "The Last Jedi" hits theaters on December 15, that'll be the most important day for fans. After all, the Star Wars universe is a dense web of interlocking and interconnecting characters and stories; why not highlight them all? Star Wars mania is in full swing for Thursday's Star Wars Day .

Technology ArcelorMittal profits from rise in steel prices, shipments
Author: 0 ArcelorMittal profits from rise in steel prices, shipments

The declines may be linked to concerns over volatility in raw materials markets, which pushed Thysssenkrupp to cut guidance for free-cash-flow to a "three-digit negative" from a previously positive figure. Fellow steelmaker Thyssenkrupp (OTCPK:TKAMY, OTCPK:TYEKF) also reported pleasing results, and boosted full-year earnings guidance. Total steel shipments were 1.9% lower as compared to prior year primarily due to lower shipment volumes in Brazil, Europe and ACIS offset in part by improved ...

Author: 0 Upcoming Device Will Beat Galaxy S8 In Power & Performance

OnePlus 5 is becoming one of the most famous phones in the mid-range category but is always being compared to higher-end phones thanks to its specs which are competing directly with the giants of the industry. That being said, do keep in mind that Geekbuying is a Chinese reseller, and this info might be inaccurate, as a number of such sites tend to list smartphones before they're announced, and in some cases that info is based on leaks.

Author: 0 Microsoft unveiled the Surface Laptop with Windows 10 S

The base version of the Surface Laptop will be priced $999 with a Core i5 processor with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of SSD storage. Microsoft has not yet revealed what exactly the letter S stands for, but we do know that the Windows 10 is the latest version of Windows.

Technology Industries' Dan Ayoub leaves Halo behind for mixed reality
Author: 0 Industries' Dan Ayoub leaves Halo behind for mixed reality

The only reason that truly matters is that, according to Brian Jarrard , the Halo Community Manager, there won't be a new Halo game coming out in 2017. In either case, it will be cool to see a Halo game being run on the Xbox Scorpio console. As of now, there isn't anything set in stone as to what Microsoft has planned for E3.

Technology Nations grapple with huge cyberattack, but more's coming
Author: 0 Nations grapple with huge cyberattack, but more's coming

Britain's national health service fell victim, its hospitals forced to close wards and emergency rooms and turn away patients. Ministry spokeswoman Irina Volk was quoted by the Interfax news agency Saturday as saying the problem had been "localized" with no information compromised.

Author: 0 North Korea reports on South's presidential election

Relations between Beijing and Seoul have deteriorated over the issue. A phone conversation between Moon and US President Donald Trump on Wednesday night also touched on the Korean Peninsula. Beijing's displeasure over THAAD has reportedly been felt by South Korean businesses, particularly Lotte, the South Korean conglomerate that signed off on a land swap deal with the government to provide a site for the THAAD launch systems in late February.

Technology Turkey among countries hit in cyberattack
Author: 0 Turkey among countries hit in cyberattack

In addition to Russian Federation, the biggest targets appeared to be Ukraine and India, nations where it is common to find older, unpatched versions of Windows in use, according to the security firm. The "Wana Decrypt0r 2.0" window gives instructions on how to unlock files on infected computers. WannaCry is a form of ransomware that locks up files on your computer and encrypts them in a way that you can not access them anymore.

Author: 0 Trump Says New FBI Director Could Be Named Next Week

Other interviews were expected with Adam Lee, the special agent in charge of the FBI's Richmond, Virginia, office; acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe; New York Court of Appeals Associate Judge Michael Garcia; and Senator John Cornyn, a Texas Republican, according to sources familiar with the search.

Author: 0 Researcher finds 'kill switch' for cyberattack ransomware

The ransomware was created to repeatedly contact an unregistered domain listed in its code. It was believed to the biggest attack of its kind ever recorded. The cyberattack affected 16 organizations that are part of the National Health Service on Friday, causing some surgical procedures to be canceled and ambulances diverted.

Technology Apple's iTunes Is Coming To The Windows 10 Store
Author: 0 Apple's iTunes Is Coming To The Windows 10 Store

Microsoft said Thursday that Apple's popular iTunes music app would be made available to people through the Windows Store by the end of the year. It's basically a new design language for Windows 10, and the main agenda is to give developers access to a single design language that will work across a diverse set of platforms.

Author: 0 Microsoft shows off Windows 10 ARM update

People are on the go, jumping between their computer, phone and smart home speakers. This week was Microsoft Build, thank god for their well-done live stream as I wasn't able to attend, which is arguably the most fun you'll have at a Microsoft event.

Technology Major Cyber Attack With Stolen NSA Tools Hits Systems Worldwide
Author: 0 Major Cyber Attack With Stolen NSA Tools Hits Systems Worldwide

After that, the price would be doubled. According to the Washington Post Microsoft released their updated patch after learning the vulnerability was exploited by techniques employed by the NSA. Any network with a web server online that was running an unpatched Windows 10 machine would be vulnerable, and Dillon estimates there may be as many as 2 million such machines out there.

Author: 0 South Korea's new leader Moon Jae-in sworn in

For his part, Moon said South Korea attaches great importance to its relations with China, and is willing to work with the Chinese side to develop bilateral ties and push forward their strategic cooperative partnership. Moon may oppose Trump's drive to isolate the North. Tuesday-the day he was elected-Moon announced that "under the right conditions" he could open discussions with Pyongyang, a stance some believe could put the US ally at odds with the Trump administration as it considers ...

Technology At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyber attack
Author: 0 At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyber attack

Europol described it as " unprecedented ". British media had reported previous year that most public health organizations were using an outdated version of Microsoft Windows that was not equipped with security updates. He declined to confirm media reports that production at the plant, which employs 7,000, had been halted. Wearside's Nissan factory has been affected following a cyber attack, they are working to resolve the problem.

Author: 0 ST Germain D J Co. Inc. Cuts Position in Corning Incorporated (GLW)

TCW Group Inc. now owns 5,981,079 shares of the electronics maker's stock valued at $145,160,000 after buying an additional 345,070 shares in the last quarter. This represents a $0.62 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.14%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 26th. Corning's dividend payout ratio is 16.67%.

Author: 0 Global realtime cyber attack infect thousands of computers worldwide

Cybersecurity firm Avast said it had identified more than 75,000 ransomware attacks in the world, making it one of the broadest and most damaging cyberattacks in history. The ransomware, called WannaCrypt or WannaCry, locks down all the files on an infected computer and asks the computer's administrator to pay to regain control of them.

Technology Hulu launches live TV streaming service
Author: 0 Hulu launches live TV streaming service

It is called "Hulu With Live TV". They have NBC, CBS, FOX and ABC on-board as well as their local affiliates. Where Can You Watch Hulu with Live TV? Hulu's long-awaited livestreaming service - a Sling TV-like product that lets consumers watch live feeds of around 50 big broadcast and cable networks, in addition to Hulu's usual offerings - is now officially a reality.

Author: 0 Donald Trump speaks with new South Korean president Moon Jae

The Washington Post said the election showed that democracy is still alive in the South but warned of "a new and potentially hard chapter in relations with Washington ". South Korea is willing to work with China to realize the goal of denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula through measures such as restarting the six-party talks as early as possible, the new president said.

Author: 0 Microsoft Windows Now Patched Against WannaCry Ransomware Attack

WannaCrypt was included among purported US National Security Agency (NSA) hacking tools leaked in April by a group calling itself Shadow Brokers . The exploit initially hit Russia, Taiwan and Spain the hardest, according to security companies. As the SMBv1 is a protocol that comes built-in with all Windows versions, the computers which did not receive MS17-010 remained vulnerable to exploitation via Wana Decrypt0r's self-spreading package.

Author: 0 Windows 10 updates will include Snapchat style video app

Cortana asks if you want to pick up where you left in your app, doc, or website. In fact, the company was presenting it as the foremost selling point for the next major update to the Windows operating system - the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update .

Author: 0 Everything you need to know about the NHS cyber attack so far

Europol described it as " unprecedented ". Also, the "loophole" does not work on systems that have already been infected. French auto giant Renault became the first major French company to report being affected by Friday's ransomware attack that affected tens of thousands of computers in nearly 100 countries across the world, reports Automotive News .

Author: 0 5 key questions about the NHS cyber hack answered

Britain's National Cyber Security Centre, part of the GCHQ spy agency , said it was aware of a cyber incident and was working with NHS Digital and the police to investigate. Whistleblower Edward Snowden blamed the NSA for not preventing the global cyber attack. Bosses were asking patients to "carefully consider" whether they need to use the emergency department.

Technology Eurovision Song Contest fans await grand final in Kiev
Author: 0 Eurovision Song Contest fans await grand final in Kiev

But last year's victor Jamala , whose victory brought the 2017 competition to the Ukrainian capital, struck a more serious note with a song about the 1944 forced relocation of Crimean Tatars by Soviet dictator Josef Stalin . He has nothing to do with the song. It's called " Occidentali's Karma ". This year it was hard to get excited about a song that was so forgettable it oozed out of your ears as it was being sung.

Technology Surface Laptop: 48 Hours Later
Author: 0 Surface Laptop: 48 Hours Later

Well, it's hard to tell at this point, because we only have info about Windows 10 S based on Microsoft's latest presentation, MicrosoftEDU. Succeed or fail, all eyes will be on the Surface Laptop as a bellwether of Microsoft's ambitions in hardware.

Technology Tropico dev goes to space with Surviving Mars
Author: 0 Tropico dev goes to space with Surviving Mars

More news from PDXCON today, Paradox has joined forces with Haemimont Games to release a new management strategy game called Surviving Mars . "Finding a developer who shares our core design tenets is always gratifying, but with Haemimont and Surviving Mars we're going to be giving our players a new experience that's uniquely their own, and I'm looking forward to hearing the tales of triumph and catastrophe from our community".

Technology VR Star Wars Battlefront 2 battles look set for E3 reveal
Author: 0 VR Star Wars Battlefront 2 battles look set for E3 reveal

During the event, CEO Andrew Wilson confirmed that this year's instalment in the revived series would have three times as much content launch over Battlefront . "When we say we believe the game is three times the size in terms of content, we're very serious about that". Mr. Wilson also added that there will be more modes, characters, vehicles and new planets ranging across the Star Wars universe.

Technology Lampard fires warning to Chelsea after title triumph
Author: 0 Lampard fires warning to Chelsea after title triumph

Hounded by Tottenham in March and April, Chelsea stayed far enough ahead to set up a clinching game by beating Middlesbrough Monday. "I had endured years of EPL drought from Arsenal which made me switch to Chelsea and I celebrated it this way because I don't have money to make merriment".

Author: 0 Dozens of countries hit by huge cyberextortion attack today

The United Kingdom's famed National Health Service (NHS) has been hit hard, with hackers locking out 39 NHS organization from their patient data in exchange for ransom payments of £230 each, nearly $300, in bitcoin. "We are aware that a number of NHS organisations have reported that they have suffered from a ransomware attack". In Spain, some big firms took pre-emptive steps to thwart ransomware attacks following a warning from Spain's National Cryptology Centre of "a massive ransomware ...

Author: 0 At least 74 countries affected in 'biggest ever' cyberattack

It is believed to the biggest attack of its kind ever recorded.Russian Federation appeared to be the hardest hit nation, with its interior and emergencies ministries and biggest bank, Sberbank, saying they were targeted.The interior ministry said on its website that around 1,000 computers had been infected but it had localised the virus.Spain, Ukraine and India were also severely affected, according to researchers from the Kaspersky Lab.By Kaspersky Lab's count, the malware struck at least 74 ...

Technology What Will Fall's Windows 10 Update Bring?
Author: 0 What Will Fall's Windows 10 Update Bring?

This new "pick up where you left off" feature is something that Microsoft hopes will attract developers. We don't have complete details of what will be in the update yet, but here's a taster and we'll let you know of any extra bits and pieces we get hold of.

Author: 0 Warwick Davis leads Star Wars Day greetings as he films new movie

The phrase was born back when former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher was elected on May 4, 1979 - two years after Star Wars was released. Cook a " Star Wars "-themed recipe ". With such an incredible list of features to its name, one might assume that the iconic Star Wars franchise is among the many brands included as part of Netflix's offerings.

Author: 0 Terreno Realty Corporation Acquires Properties in Carlstadt, NJ for $12.0 Million

Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 7,776 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $204,000 after buying an additional 251 shares during the last quarter. Moreover, California State Teachers Retirement System has 0.01% invested in John Bean Technologies Corp (NYSE:JBT) for 60,093 shares. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 26 sales for $131.96 million activity.

Author: 0 British hospitals, Telefonica hit by ransomware with NSA exploit

Britain's National Health Service declared a "major incident" after the attack, which forced some hospitals to divert ambulances and scrap operations. An IT worker at the public health care system tells The Guardian newspaper that it's the biggest problem they've seen in their six years working for the service.

Author: 0 Government urged to clarify whether NHS bodies could have stopped cyber attack

There have been repeated warnings about the vulnerability of the outdated NHS systems, including from the National Cyber Security Centre and the National Crime Agency, Ashworth said. But those attacks - blamed on Russian Federation, which has repeatedly denied them - followed a different modus operandi involving penetrating the accounts of individuals and political organisations and then releasing hacked material online.

Technology New Footage of Forza Horizon 3's Hot Wheels Expansion Revealed
Author: 0 New Footage of Forza Horizon 3's Hot Wheels Expansion Revealed

The tracks feature six themed islands off the coast of Australia. The patch contains "critical" improvements to the PC version. It remains one of the highest selling racing games of this generation. This particular change can be turned off in the video settings menu. Hot Wheels comes with a price of $20, but Expansion Pass members who already made a one-time payment of $35 need not pay for it anew.

Technology Cyberextortion attack hits dozens of countries
Author: 0 Cyberextortion attack hits dozens of countries

Here's what happened: Unknown attackers deployed a virus targeting Microsoft servers running the file sharing protocol Server Message Block (SMB). There is some speculation the attack is the largest cyberattack in history . After seven days the files would be deleted, it threatened. This meant that when the zero day exploits were released last month, people with up-to-date installations of the relevant version of Windows were already protected against these particular zero day attacks.

Technology That 'leaked' RDR2 screenshot actually comes from Wild West Online
Author: 0 That 'leaked' RDR2 screenshot actually comes from Wild West Online

The kicker is that no PC version of Red Dead has been announced, and is the whole inspiration behind its competitor making the game, so Wild West Online may corner the market. PC Gamer is the one responsible for dishing the goods about Wild West Online , and including information about the game's Kickstarter campaign, aimed at $250,000 in order to help speed development.

Author: 0 Ransomware attack: What you need to know

The ransomware, known as " WanaCrypt0r 2 .0" (aka WannaCry or WCry) has spread to almost 100 countries with 75,000 detections found so far. It has hit computer networks across the globe in more than 60 countries. However shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth said the attack was "terrible news and a real worry for patients" and urged the Government to be "clear about what's happened".

Technology Ransomware: Wave of cyberattacks sweeps the globe
Author: 0 Ransomware: Wave of cyberattacks sweeps the globe

Scotland's devolved government said 12 of its 14 health boards were affected Friday by an unprecedented cyberattack that disrupted health services across the country. Hacking group Shadow Brokers reportedly released the malware last month , after claiming to have discovered the flaw from the US National Security Agency.

Technology Alfa Romeo Stelvio Starts at $41995
Author: 0 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Starts at $41995

The Alfa Romeo also benefits from a quick-shifting ZF eight-speed automatic, though it's the same unit used in the BMW and the Jaguar, albeit with different software programming. At $44,990, the Stelvio Ti adds 19-inch alloy wheels, real wood trim, an 8.8-inch infotainment screen, satellite radio, front parking sensors, a heated steering wheel, heated front seats, and a few other goodies.