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WannaCry explained: What is WannaCry ransomware and how does it work?

The malicious e-mail may come from them. In Israel, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said late Sunday that his country was largely unaffected by the ransomware attack after it began preparing for...

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Purported leak outs Intel's Skylake-X Core i9 family plans

Purported leak outs Intel's Skylake-X Core i9 family plans

Although Intel does make more powerful Xeon processors for professional and server use, the designation of Core iX normally means it's aimed at a more consumer-level build. All the Core i9 Skylake-X...

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SAP wants to help enterprises learn from their smart devices

SAP wants to help enterprises learn from their smart devices

In other Sapphire Now news, SAP unveiled two new initiatives: The SAP Cloud Trust Center , a public website that provides real-time information on the current operations and security of SAP c...

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Trump's Russian Federation leak rattles Republican patience

The New York Times was first to report Israel was an intelligence source. "As President I wanted to share with Russian Federation (at an openly scheduled W.H. White House counselor Kellyanne Conw...

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Microsoft's President Reflects On Cyberattack, Helping Pirates And The NSA

Microsoft's President Reflects On Cyberattack, Helping Pirates And The NSA

The criminals behind this attack based the WannaCry ransomware on a National Security Agency (NSA) exploit that was leaked earlier this year. The malware behind WannaCry (also called WannaCrypt,...

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India's refusal to join China's BRF regrettable: Chinese media

India's refusal to join China's BRF regrettable: Chinese media

Xi addressed nearly 30 leaders on the second day of a forum on his new Silk Road plan, an infrastructure project Beijing hopes will revive ancient trade routes from Asia to Europe and Africa. He sai...

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After SKorean leader eyes North trip, Trump offers U.S. invite

After SKorean leader eyes North trip, Trump offers U.S. invite

Moon came into office Wednesday, only one day after he won the rare presidential by-election caused by the March 10 ouster of his conservative predecessor, Park Geun-hye, due to corruption allegations...

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Europol chief urges vigilance against increasing cyber attacks

Europol chief urges vigilance against increasing cyber attacks

Europol Director Rob Wainwright told a British television program the attack was unique in that the ransomware was used in combination with " a worm functionality" so the infection spread automa...

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Moto Unveils New C and C Plus Budget Smartphones Starting at $97

Depending on the region, the C Plus will either have 1GB or 2GB of RAM. Motorola Moto C Plus features a 5-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution . The Moto C will replace...

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Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russian Federation

Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russian Federation

Trump's tweets did not say whether he revealed classified information about the Islamic State group, as published reports have said and as a USA official told The Associated Press on Tuesda...

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Alexa-powered touchscreen speaker incoming — Amazon Echo Show

Alexa-powered touchscreen speaker incoming — Amazon Echo Show

It will retail at $229.99, ships on June 28th, and is available for preorder now. The new Echo will have a 7-inch touch screen display and have the usual Echo features . As we told you yeste...

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6 updates on the worldwide ransomware attack

An NHS Forth Valley spokesperson said staff were being kept up to date with developments as they happened. The president of Microsoft laid some of the blame at the feet of the USA government. It's...

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BMW M240i M Performance Edition, moving catalogue

BMW M240i M Performance Edition, moving catalogue

For the M240i M Performance Edition, BMW has apparently shot the standard auto with a few muscle enhancers and put it on a carbon fiber diet program. So prepare yourselves, America: An even-higher-p...

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Cyanconnode Holdings PLC 288.9% Potential Upside Indicated by Cantor Fitzgerald

The stock declined 0.87% or $1.01 reaching $115.22 per share. About 85,053 shares traded. U and I Group PLC (LON:UAI) has risen 18.24% since October 13, 2016 and is uptrending. $123.58's average tar...

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Turn up as normal for appointments today, says NHS after cyber attack

Turn up as normal for appointments today, says NHS after cyber attack

The following day dozens of trusts in England and Scotland were forced to cancel procedures after staff reported seeing computers go down "one by one" as the virus took hold. Indonesia's Communicati...

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'WannaCry': second malware wave feared; India on high alert

'WannaCry': second malware wave feared; India on high alert

British media were hailing as a hero a 22-year-old computer security whiz who appeared to have helped stop the attack from spreading by discovering a "kill switch" - an internet address which halted t...

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The Amazon Echo Show is the first Echo with a built-in display

The Amazon Echo Show is the first Echo with a built-in display

The display allows you to make quick video calls. But what platform will it use? The 7-inch screen on the new Echo Show enables the speaker to supplement voice responses with visuals and other ...

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Donald Trump defends sharing information with Russia; Kremlin calls report 'nonsense'

Donald Trump defends sharing information with Russia; Kremlin calls report 'nonsense'

Sergey Kislyak. "Our allies and partners must have the utmost confidence that sensitive information they share with us will not be disclosed", he wrote. -Israel relationship. While Trump is mostly...

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Apple May Be Updating the Entire MacBook Lineup at WWDC 2017

Apple May Be Updating the Entire MacBook Lineup at WWDC 2017

But sadly, there's no word on a better screen. The models reportedly due for upgrades are, unsurprisingly, the MacBook Pro, 12-inch MacBook and perhaps even the MacBook Air. The 13-inch MacBook Air,...

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

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

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. Last week's virus ...

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