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How artificial intelligence is taking on ransomware

Twice in the space of six weeks, the world has suffered major attacks of ransomware—malicious software that locks up photos and other files stored on your computer, then demands money to release ...

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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London police arrest four in Windows support scam bust

India-based scam callers pose as ISP employees.

5 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Microsoft Will Use AI To Help Defend Against Malware

Malware and cyber attacks have been something that we have been dealing with for decades, and it seems that the more sophisticated our technology gets, the more sophisticated the attacks get ...

11 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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New ransomware outbreak hits organisations around the world

Chocolate company Cadbury’s, Danish shipping giant Maersk and Ukraine’s national bank are among those affected by a new global ransomware outbreak

Tue 27 Jun 17 from Newscientist

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Assassin’s Creed Rebellion Announced For iOS And Android

Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed Origins is currently set for a release later this year on the 27th of October, but if you can’t wait then you might be interested to learn that Ubisoft has since ...

11 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Microsoft patches critical flaw in Windows Defender

Microsoft has plugged a critical vulnerability in Windows Defender that could have allowed an attacker to execute code remotely and take over a user's computer. The bug, discovered by Google ...

4 hours ago from Techspot

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When the going got tough, Nintendo and Microsoft decided to go for broke on video-game strategy

Nintendo was hemmed in on both sides and in deep trouble.

6 hours ago from Phys.org

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The three best moves and the worst one made by the Dallas Cowboys in the 2017 offseason

The Dallas Cowboys had a resurgent year in 2017 with a new quarterback and running back. However, as the offseason began, their was a need to improve the other side of the ball. The ...

6 hours ago from AXS

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Microsoft Confirms Windows Code Leak, but Size, Details Disputed

Microsoft suffered a significant hack and data leak over the weekend, but the size and scale of the problem may have been smaller than initially reported. The post Microsoft Confirms Windows ...

Tue 27 Jun 17 from Extremetech

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