• Free WannaCrypt decrypter now available as long as you did not reboot your PC

    6 monthes ago - By WMPoweruser

    We wrote yesterday that a security researcher, Adrien Guinet from France-based Quarkslab, has found a way to retrieve the encryption keys used by the Wannacrypt ransomware without having to pay the $300 ransom.
    His application, WCry, plucks the key right out of the memory of an affected system, but his solution was only available on Windows XP, and if the PC had not been rebooted yet or the memory not been overwritten ie. in very specific and somewhat unlikely circumstances.
    Now the solution has been further developed by Matt Suiche and now works with Windows 7 , Windows 2003 , Vista and...
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  • Apple Pay is expanding, but it still has a long way to go

    Apple Pay is expanding, but it still has a long way to go

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Apple Pay can be really easy to use - if you can find a retailer that accepts it.
    Apple's service, which allows you to store your credit cards on an iPhone and pay for goods at retailers by just tapping your phones on a payment terminal, is gradually becoming available in more countries, as this chart from Statista shows. But it's still nowhere to be found in wide swaths of the iPhone-using world. And even in the countries where Apple Pay is available, it's still a long way from being universally accepted.
    The iPhone maker has a fine line to walk with Apple Pay, balancing the interests of...
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