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Hospital pays $17,000 ransom to get access back to its encrypted files

A Los Angeles hospital has paid US$17,000 to cyberattackers who crippled its network by encrypting its files, a payment that will likely rekindle a fierce debate over how to deal with a problem known as ransomware. Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center issued a statement saying that its systems were restored on Monday, 10 days after malware locked access to its systems. ... Read More »

Barclays’ axe set to fall on 1,000 more jobs in investment bank

The cuts, which could be announced as early as Thursday, will be presented as an extension of the strategy announced by the previous chief executive, Antony Jenkins, in 2014, when he promised to cut 7,000 jobs in the investment bank over three years. Barclays plans to exit investment banking operations across much of Asia, continental Europe and Latin America as ... Read More »

Intex LED-4300 FHD 43-Inch Full-HD Television Launched at Rs. 32,000

Intex, expanding its full-HD television portfolio, launched the LED-4300 FHD at Rs. 32,000. The new LED TV is now available via physical retail stores as well as online e-commerce websites. Notably, the company already has 42-inch and 50-inch full-HD LED television sets available in the market at Rs. 41,999 and Rs. 49,000 respectively. The new Intex 43-inch LED TV comes ... Read More »

Aircel to Add 13,000 Mobile Sites by the End of 2015

Mobile operator Aircel Monday said it will expand its network by adding 13,000 2G, 3G and 4G sites across the country by December 2015. The company, which has pan-India 2G operations, said the plan is in line with the growing demand for mobile services and to offer better customer experience, uninterrupted services and enhanced data speeds. The company has 3G ... Read More »

Over 225,000 Apple Accounts Reportedly Stolen From Jailbroken iPhones

Apple’s iOS is known for its security sophistication. In the eight years of its existence, the company’s mobile operating system has largely remained unaffected to any major security vulnerability. That is until you decide to do away with its built-in security features. Known as jailbreaking, the process gives users the ability to gain full control of the device, and sideload ... Read More »