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Petya ransomware: vaccine may hinder Petya spread

Security researchers have chanced upon a workaround solution that disables the Petya ransomware that’s wreaked havoc on computers around the world. According to a blog post by IT security firm Cybereason, its principle security researcher Amit Serper … Published By Google world news 28 June 2017 11:04 am See Similar Threads…Petya …

Swim along with ‘Boaty McBoatface’

Boaty McBoatface, the UK’s favourite yellow submarine, has returned from its first major science expedition. The vehicle was used in the Antarctic to map the movement of deep, cold water as it moves away from the White Continent towards the Atlantic Ocean. Published By Google world news 28 June 2017 …

Jade Empire 2 “existed” but was sidelined for Dragon Age

While BioWare knows there’s a fanbase crying out for a Jade Empire sequel, the studio’s not yet committed to a follow-up… although Dragon Age’s creative director, Mike Laidlaw, admits the developer “certainly had some plans” for Jade Empire 2. Want BioWare is too “distracted” with Dragon Age to focus on …

Four arrested in UK over scam Microsoft calls

Four people have been arrested in the UK following an investigation into scam calls from fraudsters claiming to be able to fix IT issues for a fee. The arrests follow a two-year long joint investigation by the City of London Police and Microsoft, which Published By Google world news 28 …