Sunday, 24 October 2021

Tag Archives: WannaCry

US blames North Korea for WANNA-CRY cyber attack

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration has publicly blamed North Korea for unleashing the so-called WannaCry cyber attack that crippled hospitals, banks and other companies across the globe earlier this year. “The attack was widespread and cost billions, and North Korea is directly responsible,” Tom Bossert, homeland security adviser to President Donald ...

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French researchers find way to unlock WannaCry without ransom

LONDON: If you’ve had your files encrypted by the WannaCry ransomware, and you happen to be running Windows XP, Windows Vista or Windows 7, you may be in luck. A newly released tool reverses the WannaCry encryption and frees up the files – but only sometimes. The caveat is that ...

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