Monday, 17 December, 2018

Tag: Technological

Everything You Need To Know About Huawei Sanctions And Software

Everything You Need To Know About Huawei Sanctions And Software

Why is Huawei in the news? Its chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, who is also the daughter of the company’s founder, was arrested in Canada on 1 December and faces extradition to the US over allegations of helping evade sanctions against Iran. The Obama-era sanctions banned the sales of certain telephone-system equipment.

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The World's Most Prolific Writer A Chinese Algorithm

The World’s Most Prolific Writer Is A Chinese Algorithm

“Inflatable duck baby pool with canopy.” “Hot selling colourful temporary full arm tattoo for men.” “Splendid reusable dog pee pad (minimum order: 500).” Load up the homepage for e-commerce giant, Alibaba – a wholesale shopping site that’s more or less China’s answer to eBay – and you’ll find images and descriptions of

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The Most Devastating Cyber Attack In History: The Untold Story Of NotPetya

The Most Devastating Cyber Attack In History: The Untold Story Of NotPetya

Petya is a family of encrypting ransomware that was first discovered in 2016. The malware targets Microsoft Windows-based systems, infecting the master boot record to execute a payload that encrypts a hard drive’s file system table and prevents Windows from booting. It subsequently demands that the user make a payment in Bitcoin to regain access to the system. Variants of Petya were

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Russian Hackers Targeting Conservative US Thinktanks And Senate

Russian Hackers Targeting Conservative US Think Tanks And Senate

The Russian group linked to the hacking of Hillary Clinton’s presidential election campaign has been launching fresh attacks in the US, including against two conservative think tanks, in the run-up to the midterm elections, according to Microsoft. The technology company, which uncovered the new attempts, said the hackers created fake websites

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