Malicious IP attack interrupts internet service in San Bruno for several hours

A malicious internet attack on San Bruno’s municipal cable company led to disruptions in internet and telephone service around the city Saturday, officials said. The outages affected “significant portions of the city’s network,” a recorded message on the San Bruno Municipal Cable TV company’s phone line said, and are “the result of a malicious internet […]

BlueBorne Attack Fix Rolling Out With September Android Security Update for Google Nexus, Pixel Devices

Google has finally released official system images for the September Android security update, after reports of OTA updates already being rolled out started coming in earlier this week. The September Android security patch can now be installed on compatible Nexus and Pixel devices, and it’s crucial that you download it, as it brings along the fix for the […]

WannaCry ransomware attack: Your ATM is safe for now, say experts

Bank ATMs across India might escape the WannaCry worm global attack that locks computers and demands a ransom, cyber security experts said on Monday. At least 80% of Indian ATMs operate on Windows XP and uses a firmware that limits the machine’s activities to bare basics such as dispensing cash on request and checking the […]

Kidnap victim Denise Huskins, once accused of hoax, fends off social media attack

An undated photo released by the Vallejo Police Department shows Denise Huskins. (File photo courtesy of the Vallejo Police Department) By KEITH SHARON / STAFF WRITER FACEBOOK TWITTER EMAIL COMMENTS PRINT SEND PDF She was kidnapped, beaten, stuffed in the trunk of a car and called a liar by police before she was vindicated. Now, […]

CPD: Attack on mentally disabled man posted on social media

Police say a man from Crystal Lake was abducted, taken to a Chicago apartment, and tortured. The ordeal was recorded, and the video has been widely viewed and shared on social media. | Screenshot Frank Main @FrankMainNews | email Sam Charles @samjcharles | email Sign-Up for our News & Politics Newsletter  Sign-Up Chicago Police detectives […]

Internet-connected gadgets blamed for Friday malware attack

Poorly secured devices may have been compromised and turned into a “botnet” that powered the attack. Photo:AFP London/New York: Vulnerable Internet-connected devices such as cameras and digital video recorders may be to blame for the attack that took down some of the world’s most popular websites on Friday. Malware that targets the “Internet of things,” […]

Norway’s Anders Breivik, The Inspiration Behind Munich Attack?

Norway’s Anders Breivik, The Inspiration Behind Munich Attack? The Munich shooter, David Ali Sonboly, committed suicide after his killing spree. PARIS, FRANCE:  German police on Saturday said there was an “obvious” link between the actions of a teen gunman who killed nine people in a rampage in Munich, and those of Norwegian far-right mass murderer […]

‘Sardar Patel didn’t take pleasure in Dynastic Politics’: In PM’s Tribute, a Veiled attack on Congress

top Minister Narendra Modi pays tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on the event of his birth anniversary, at Patel Chowk in New Delhi on Saturday, October 31, 2015. (Press agree with of India picture) NEW DELHI: high Minister Narendra Modi today flagged off the ‘Run For harmony‘ in New Delhi to mark thea hundred and […]