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The Sun Daily Microsoft withheld update that could have slowed WannaCry: Report The Sun Daily LONDON: American software giant Microsoft held back from ..
The Star Online They predicted the 'WannaCry' ransomware cyberattack, so how come few listened? The Star Online A map compiled by British company Malware ..
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Owners of some Windows XP computers infected by the WCry ransomware may be able to decrypt their data without making the $300 to $600 ..
Bipartisan bill wants to stave off another WannaCry Two US senators have proposed a law limiting American intelligence agencies' secret stockpiles of vulnerabilities found in products.
An anonymous reader writes: The thing is, WannaCry isn't the first of its kind. In fact, ransomware has been exploiting Windows vulnerabilities for a while. The first known ransomware attack was called "AIDS Trojan" that infected ..
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NDTV WannaCry Cyber-Attacks: China Warns of New 'UIWIX' Ransomware NDTV Chinese authorities warned computer users of the risk of a new cyber-attack by a ..
The Star Online China issues warning for new ransomware virus The Star Online While no UIWIX infections have yet been detected in China, the virus has spread ..
TODAYonline How to protect yourself from ransomware attacks TODAYonline NEW YORK A decade-old form of malicious software known as ransomware has been ..
The New Paper Brace yourself: Ransomware will only get worse The New Paper Since May 12, reports have begun trickling in about what is arguably the biggest ..
Malay Mail Online Another large-scale cyberattack underway, warn experts Malay Mail Online A global cybersecurity firm has warned that another large-scale, ..
Windows Server 2k3 kit yanked, replacement slow to arrive Fasthosts left some customers without access to their backups for roughly six days after it tore down systems it feared were vulnerable ..
An anonymous reader shares a CNBC report: Chinese state media on Wednesday criticized the United States for hindering efforts to stop global cyber threats in the wake of the WannaCry Ransomware attack ..
While some people are still fretting about WannaCry Ransomware and possible variants of it, hackers are reportedly threatening to release Disneys upcoming Johnny Depp film if Disney doesnt pay ..
Stand down, folks. Back to Defcon none A ransomware variant, dubbed Uiwix, that abuses the same vulnerability as WannaCrypt has turned out to be something of a damp squib.
Modern encrypting ransomware mostly targets businesses, because of their deep pockets. How worried should you be about protecting your own computers?
The WannaCry hackers' decision to use the digital currency bitcoin to collect ransom money is likely to make it tough for them to withdraw their ill-gotten gains without being caught.
This (probably) isn't a spear phishing attack but we were too afraid to verify Official anti-ransomware advice issued by police to businesses can only be read by clicking on a link titled " Ransomware " ..
NDTV How to Prevent WannaCry-Like Ransomware Attacks NDTV The WannaCry Ransomware has caused a scare across the world within a few days of being discovered. ..
The Indian Tribune Moto reveals C-series smartphones The Star Online Motorola has revealed two new C-series entry-level handsets, confirming in part ..
Free Malaysia Today Cyber attack eases, hacking group threatens to sell code Free Malaysia Today Shadow Brokers, the group that has taken credit for that ..
To other vendors using embedded Windows: where are your warnings and patches? Here's why infosec needs to quit yelling if you didn't patch it's your fault about WannaCrypt: Cisco has announced it's investigating ..
PR Newswire (press release) Don't WannaCry? The Single Best Ransomware Prevention: Backup Computer Now PR Newswire (press release) NEW YORK, May 16, 2017 ..
MyWabashValley Researchers find possible North Korea link to massive cyberattack MyWabashValley SAN FRANCISCO (CNNMoney) - It's unclear who is responsible ..
TechCrunch WannaCrypt raises questions over government cyber priorities TechCrunch The fallout from the WannaCrypt ransomware attack which quickly spread ..
Some pick-ups that could help protect you from the next big ransomware wave. The post 5 Tools to Help Protect Yourself From Ransomware appeared first on WIRED .
Michael Lynton, former Sony CEO, shared some of the lessons he's learned after being hacked by North Korea.
Bad security at hospitals contributed to the ransomware outbreak.
Three wallets linked to the code take in over 250 payments so far.
Bell, Canada's largest telecommunications company, said a hacker had accessed customer information containing about 1.9 million active email addresses and about 1,700 names and active phone numbers. ..
Hacker group Shadow Brokers, which has taken credit for leaking NSA cyber spying tools -- including ones used in the WannaCry global ransomware attack -- has said it plans to sell code that can be used to ..
Free Malaysia Today 'Don't panic over WannaCry Ransomware cyber attack' Free Malaysia Today Deputy minister reassures public after viral messages advise ..
A hacker group "aligned with Vietnamese government interests" carried out attacks on corporate companies, journalists and overseas governments over the past three years, according to a report from ..
A group of hackers that previously leaked alleged U.S. National Security Agency exploits claims to have even more attack tools in its possessionand plans to release them in a new subscription-based ..
Lazarus rising again... or not Security researchers are exploring the theory that the WannaCrypt ransomware might be the work of an infamous North Korean government-backed hacking crew.
Adylkuzz predates ransomware by at least a week and pays better too The now infamous Windows vulnerability (MS17-010) exploited by the WannaCrypt ransomware has also been abused to spread another type of ..
Should vendors be obliged to maintain ageing, unsafe PCs? Poll Microsoft has got off remarkably lightly from WannaCry, as the finger pointing between Whitehall and NHS trusts began. But that might be beginning to change.
The WannaCry Ransomware attack has created at least tens of millions of dollars of damage, taken down hospitals, and as of the time of this writing, another round of attacks is considered imminent as people show up to work ..
Syria Accused Of Cremating Thousands of Prisoners; Ransomware Update; Mattis Phone Number Leaked Via Sticky Note; Turkey and Germany Square Off Over Incirlik
The harder part will be determining when certain vulnerabilities, like WannaCry, are too big to keep secret. The post Why Governments Won't Let Go of Secret Software Bugs appeared first on WIRED .
An anonymous reader writes: "While the world was busy dealing with the WannaCry Ransomware outbreak, last Friday, about the time when we were first seeing a surge in WannaCry attacks, WikiLeaks dumped ..
Oh, 'collective responsibility' that old chestnut Analysis In the circular firing squad of WannaCrypt, the world's largest recorded ransomware outbreak, nobody looks good.
By Jeremy Wagstaff SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The WannaCry malware that spread to more than 100 countries in a few hours is throwing up several surprises for cybersecurity researchers, including how it gained ..
The Straits Times I'm no hero, says Marcus Hutchins, who halted global cyber attack but failed IT in school The Straits Times It may come as a surprise that ..
AsiaOne Cyber firms say looking at possible North Korea link to WannaCry Ransomware attack AsiaOne Symantec and Kaspersky Lab said on Monday (May 15) that ..
And it took three months to release despite Eternalblue leak When the WannaCrypt ransomware exploded across the world over the weekend, infecting Windows systems using a stolen NSA exploit, Microsoft ..
New submitter unarmed8 quotes a report from CyberScoop: The ransomware known as WannaCry that spread rapidly to 300,000 machines in 150 countries over the past few days shares code with malware ..
Telegraph.co.uk North Korea linked to global cyber attack as experts examine ransomware code for clues Telegraph.co.uk Symantec and Kaspersky Lab said ..
Identical code ties Fridays attacks to hacks on Sony Pictures and $1bn bank heist.
UPDATED 5:42 p.m. EDT Monday with information that WannaCry also encrypts data on some backup drives. Microsoft released a patch that prevents WannaCry infection back in March, two months before this latest version of the ..
InfoWorld FAQ: Are you in danger from the WannaCry Ransomware? InfoWorld WannaCry took down wide swaths of the internet over the weekend, then disappeared. ..
The WannaCry Ransomware has wormed its way into tens of thousands of Windows PCs in China, where Windows XP runs one in five systems, local reports said Monday. More than 23,000 IP addresses in the People's Republic ..
Foreign Policy (blog) Who Is Really to Blame for the WannaCry Ransomware? Foreign Policy (blog) Microsoft, the NSA, computer users, and the nature of ..
A variant of the WannaCry Ransomware that emerged Monday has been able to infect some of the computers patched after the original malware struck last week, according to a top cyber official at the Department of ..
The latest WikiLeaks release of CIA malware documentation was overshadowed by the WannaCry Ransomware attack sweeping across the world on Friday. WikiLeaks maintains that Assassin and AfterMidnight are ..
Security researchers Troy Hunt, writing on his blog: Often, the updates these products deliver patch some pretty nasty security flaws. If you had any version of Windows since Vista running the default Windows ..
Thousands of organizations from around the world were caught off guard by the WannaCry Ransomware attack launched Friday. As this rapidly spreading threat evolves, more cybercriminals are likely to attempt to profit from ..
Kill switch ID'd in ransomware attempt to abuse MS17-010 patch A feared second wave of WannaCrypt ransomware attacks has failed to materialize, but 16 UK National Health Service Trusts are still grappling ..
Rappler What we've learned from the WannaCry Ransomware attacks Rappler BOUND. The WannaCry Ransomware attack locked out 200,000 computers, with perpetrators ..
The Independent The man who accidentally saved the world from the NHS cyber attack The Independent The man who accidentally saved the NHS from its huge ..
Russia's reputation as a cyber-savvy nation that churns out computing experts has been undermined by its troubles with WannaCry Ransomware.
Blink and youll miss it, but Apple has become the worlds biggest wearable devices company and its Apple Watch is already in use in a variety of different enterprise implementations, even before it becomes truly smart . ..
The cruel reality of a global ransomware attack that crippled computer systems in 150 countries on Friday is this: Attackers took advantage of under-prepared computer users and their ..
In the aftermath of ransomware spread over the weekend, Zeynep Tufekci, an associate professor at the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina, writes an ..
WannaCry Ransomware, which has spread across 150 countries, appears to be slowing down with few reports of fresh attacks in Asia and Europe on Monday. A report on BBC adds: However staff beginning the working ..
A British security researcher found and pulled WannaCrypt's kill switch.
If you've done your best to stay away offline for the past two days so you could actually enjoy your weekend, youundoubtedly now find yourself trying to catch up on all the news surroundingWannaCry ..
In recent days, the "WannaCry" ransomware has been causing chaos worldwide for individuals, businesses and public bodies. The virus encrypts data on infected computers then asks users to pay a "ransom" in order to ..
Forbes Monday Tech Wrap: Microsoft, Uber, Google Forbes Microsoft has criticized governments and intelligence agencies for stockpiling ..
Washington Post Monday morning blues as 'WannaCry' hits at workweek's start Washington Post TOKYO The worldwide ransomware cyberattack wreaked ..
Researchers warn over new Uiwix strain Miscreants have launched a ransomware worm variant that abuses the same vulnerability as the infamous WannaCrypt malware .
MIS Asia Singapore malls fell victim to WannaCry Ransomware MIS Asia Singapore malls fell victim to the global ransomware attack known as 'WannaCry', ..
Microsoft's top legal officer said Sunday that the ongoing ransomware attacks -- which experts are calling the largest in history -- should be a "wake-up call" for governments.
The Star Online Don't WannaCry? Protect yourself from ransomware (Updated) The Star Online A ransomware threat demands payment from a user in exchange for ..
Using a computer virus to hold data hostage has been around for decades, but it just hit the big time with a massive global cyberattack.