Petya cyber attack: Ransomware spreads across globe, India hit at Mumbai; how to avoid, how does it work, and all you need to know

Petya cyber attack: Ransomware spreads across globe, India hit at Mumbai; how to avoid, how does it work, and all you need to know

Petya is the latest entrant in a lineup of potent ransomware attacks that deny access to computer systems, and it has affected the world after starting from Ukraine. How to stop, how does it work, and all you need to know.

Petya ransomware attack: Jawaharlal Nehru Port, India’s largest container port, hit by global cyber attack
Is your neighbour ‘super-rich’? 4500 people in India have over Rs 200 crore each
Is your neighbour ‘super-rich’? 4500 people in India have over Rs 200 crore each

India's 4,510 super rich ultra high networth individuals had at least $30 million (about Rs 200 crore) each in wealth and assets in 2016, with their combined wealth is at a staggering $604 billion, or close to Rs 39 lakh crore.

Bihar Grand Alliance to break over Presidential Election 2017? Here's all that has happened so far
Bihar Grand Alliance to break over Presidential Election 2017? Here's all that has happened so far

Speculations are rife that the ruling Bihar Grand Alliance of JD(U)-RJD-Congress is heading for a split.

Airfare sale: SpiceJet tickets available at just Rs 699 under Monsoon offer
Airfare sale: SpiceJet tickets available at just Rs 699 under Monsoon offer

Low-cost airline SpiceJet has announced a sale and under the special monsoon offer, it is offering deals on both domestic and international flights.

10 top-performing mutual funds to buy for doubling your wealth in the long run
10 top-performing mutual funds to buy for doubling your wealth in the long run

If you want better returns on your investments with relatively less risk compared to directly investing your money in the stock markets, then mutual funds may be a good option for you.

US H1B visa: Here is why it is OK for PM Narendra Modi to push Donald Trump hard on issue
US H1B visa: Here is why it is OK for PM Narendra Modi to push Donald Trump hard on issue

It was never clear why prime minister Modi needed to tell US Inc that India has made 7,000 reforms in the last three years since even his detractors will agree there has been a surge in FDI since he assumed office, from $24.3 bn in FY14 to $43.5 bn in FY17.

Indian Army receives bullet proof helmets, check out features
Indian Army receives bullet proof helmets, check out features

Indian Army has received bullet proof helmets, a move that will safeguard lives of jawans on the border. The government has spent Rs 180 crore for around 1.6 lakh bullet proof helmets.

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Petya cyber attack: Ransomware spreads across globe, India hit at Mumbai; how to avoid, how does it work, and all you need to know
Petya cyber attack: Ransomware spreads across globe, India hit at Mumbai; how to avoid, how does it work, and all you need to know

Petya is the latest entrant in a lineup of potent ransomware attacks that deny access to computer systems, and it has affected the world after starting from Ukraine. How to stop, how does it work, and all you need to know.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

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