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May 25, 2017 4:52 AM Qatar emir rejects terror label

Dubai: Qatar’s Emir Shaikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani said that his country is facing an unjust campaign that coincided with the visit by US President Donald Trump to the region which aimed to link it with terrorism and tarnish its efforts to achieve stability. “The causes and motives of the campaign are well-known and we will pursue the countries and organisations 33

May 25, 2017 4:00 AM Egypt blocks 21 websites, including Al Jazeera

CAIRO Egypt has banned 21 websites, including the main website of Qatar-based al Jazeera television, for "supporting terrorism", state news agency MENA and security sources said on Wednesday. Reuters tried to access five websites named by local Egyptian newspapers and broadcasters, including the Al Jazeera website, and found them all inaccessible 22

May 17, 2017 4:29 AM Amid WannaCry Fallout, New Development Adds To Fears

San Francisco: A computer virus that exploits the same vulnerability as the global "ransomware" attack has latched on to more than 200,000 computers and begun manufacturing digital currency, experts said Tuesday. The development adds to the dangers exposed by the WannaCry ransomware and provides another piece of evidence that a North Korea-linked hacking 52

May 16, 2017 7:05 PM How you might be helping hackers

Authorities worldwide are mopping up after an international ransomware attack disrupted hospitals, factories, government agencies, banks and businesses in 150 countries over the past few days. The latest clues point to hackers possibly linked to North Korea. In what looks to be an unrelated cyber attack, hackers reportedly shanghaied the Disney film "Pirates 41

May 16, 2017 11:51 AM Researchers find possible North Korea link to massive cyberattack

It's unclear who is responsible for the global cyberattack that targeted around 300,000 machines in 150 countries. Businesses are still reeling from the fallout, and government agencies around the world are investigating. Security researchers have documented similarities between the WannaCry code and malware created by Lazarus group, a hacking operation 61

May 16, 2017 4:33 AM Clues Point To Possible North Korean Involvement In Massive Cyberattack

Researchers believe that an early version of the "WannaCry" ransomware that affected more than 150 countries is linked to the North Korean government. Security researchers have found digital clues in the malware used in last weekend's global ransomware attack that might indicate North Korea is involved, although they caution the evidence is not conclusive 60

May 15, 2017 5:37 PM WannaCry ransomware: Everything you need to know

One of the largest cyberattacks ever is currently eating the web, hitting PCs in countries and businesses around the world. You've heard the phrase "the road to Hell is paved with good intentions," right? Well, a vulnerability first uncovered by the National Security Agency and then released by hackers on the internet is now being used in one of the most prolific 65

May 15, 2017 3:30 PM Firms urged to update IT systems after WannaCry attack

A cyber-security body has urged Scottish companies to update their IT systems in the wake of Friday's ransomware attack. The Scottish Business Resilience Centre (SBRC) said the WannaCry attack took hold because routine software updates were ignored or put off. The security breach disrupted GP surgeries, dental practices and other primary care centres 35

May 15, 2017 10:30 AM Busty Instagram model hits out after conmen steal her RACY snaps

A VOLUPTUOUS Instagram star has hit out at a group of hackers who stole her raunchy snaps to defraud people out of money. Roman Goddess, a viral star from Nigeria, spoke out against her hackers in post shared on her Instagram account. She revealed via a video that a group of fraudsters have been using her pictures to con people out of their cash on Facebook 38

May 15, 2017 8:55 AM Cyber chaos spreads as ransomware affects computers in 150 countries

Global cyber chaos was spreading Monday as companies booted up computers at work following the weekend's worldwide "ransomware" cyberattack. The extortion scheme created chaos in 150 countries and could wreak even greater havoc as more malicious variations appear. The initial attack, known as "WannaCry," paralyzed computers running Britain's hospital 69