If you thought WannaCry was bad, wait until you see its big brother. Based on the same NSA toolkit, the new EternalRocks worm has been detected in the wild, and it could be disastrous to your computer. Also read: Travelers in Japan Can Now Use Bitcoin to Book Flights With Peach The NSA Toolkit Is a Gift That Keeps on Giving Originally discovered by the Croatian National … [Read more...] about EternalRocks: WannaCry’s Bigger, More Dangerous Brother
We thought WannaCry was over, but it’s making a comeback. Hackers have started using the devastating ransomware to access computers through fake email messages. Also Read: The NSA Now Enables Hackers to Turn PCs Into Secret Crypto-Miners The UK’s Action Fraud reporting center wrote this morning that it had received several notifications concerning this email scam. … [Read more...] about WannaCry Hackers Accessing PCs Through Email — You Could Be At Risk
So it wasn't the panic-sell we all feared after all. Yet. After crashing more than $200 about a day and a half ago, the bitcoin price has rebounded almost back to where it dived off. For the moment, we can't even call yesterday's slump a "correction". Also read: BTC Price Takes a $200+ Dive, What Happens Next? At press time, 1 BTC was trading just above $1,800 USD … [Read more...] about Bitcoin Price Rebounds… Did WannaCry Ransomware Actually Help?
The new ‘WannaCry’ ransomware that swept through Russia and Europe overnight has had its spread stifled by an eagle-eyed malware expert. However some are arguing this type of ransomware could sound the death knell for Bitcoin. Also read: Ransomware Attack Brings Down UK Healthcare System Cybersecurity researcher @malwaretechblog began scanning the new ‘WannaCry’ ransomware … [Read more...] about Expert Kills ‘WannaCry’ Ransomware but Bitcoin’s Reputation Damaged Again
The National Health Service of the United Kingdom (NHS) has fallen victim to a large-scale ransomware attack that threatens patient safety as hospitals around the country are brought to a standstill. Also read: Review: All Politics Aside, This Is Why We Like the Antminer L3+ Ransomware Attack Creates Turmoil in UK and Around the World UK’s health system was thrown into … [Read more...] about Ransomware Attack Brings Down UK Healthcare System