Computing And Information Technology

Log in, look out: Cyber chaos may grow at workweek's start

May 15, 2017

Employees booting up computers at work Monday could see red as they discover they're victims of a global "ransomware" cyberattack that has created chaos in 150 countries and could wreak even greater havoc as more malicious variations appear

An alert researcher, teamwork helped stem huge cyberattack

May 14, 2017

An alert researcher, a cheap domain name, cross-ocean cooperation helped stem effects of cyberattack

Correction: Global Cyberattack story

May 14, 2017

Correction: Global Cyberattack story

Europol says ransomware attack has hit more than 100,000 organizations in 150 countries

May 14, 2017

Europol says ransomware attack has hit more than 100,000 organizations in 150 countries

The Latest: Researcher who helped halt cyberattack applauded

May 14, 2017

Cyber security officials in Britain applaud young researcher for helping halt global ransomware cyberattack

World cyberattack cripples UK hospitals, demands ransoms

May 12, 2017

A large cyberattack had crippled computer systems at hospitals across England, with appointments canceled, phone lines down and patients turned away

UK health service: Hospitals hit by ransomware attack; no evidence patient data has been accessed

May 12, 2017

UK health service: Hospitals hit by ransomware attack; no evidence patient data has been accessed

Extremist pleads guilty; had Islamic State data in cuff link

Mar 20, 2017

An Islamic State-linked extremist has pleaded guilty in a British court to five offenses after being found with incriminating information stored in a cuff link

BT agrees to hive off its network arm in UK

Mar 10, 2017

BT, Britain's former telephone monopoly, has agreed to hive off its network arm in response to competition concerns

Exhibition charts 500 years of evolution of robots

Feb 7, 2017

Inspired by his belief that human beings are terrified of robots, Ben Russell set out to chart the evolution of automatons for an exhibition he hopes will get people to think about how androids can enhance their lives

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