SYDNEY: A schoolboy who "dreamed" of working for Apple hacked the firm's computer systems, Australian media has reported, although the tech giant said Friday no customer data was compromised. The Children's Court of Victoria was told the teenager broke into Apple's mainframe -- a large, powerful data processing system -- from his home in the suburbs of Melbourne and downloaded 90GB of secure files, The Age reported late Thursday. The boy, then aged 16, accessed the system multiple times over a year as he was a fan of…
KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the water shortage in the city was not so acute as was being propagated, but the actual problem was 70 to 80 years old water distribution network. “1200km decayed water distribution network causing water shortage will be replaced,” he said while presiding over a high-power follow up meeting for provision of safe drinking water in the province here at the CM House. Provincial ministers, Manzoor Wassan, Dr Sikandar Mendhro, Jam Khan Shoro, Fayaz Butt, Chief…
WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Wednesday questioned whether US news broadcasters should have their licenses revoked, after an unflattering story about his nuclear policy which he decried as "fake." Trump made the implied threat after taking to Twitter to angrily deny reports that he had asked to dramatically increase in America's nuclear stockpile, calling it "made up." US television network NBC reported that Trump last summer told generals and security aides "he wanted what amounted to a nearly tenfold increase…
ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan today hurled barbs at his critics, saying ‘those who have ruled the country previously have done nothing.’
KARACHI: Police in Karachi said Monday they were hunting a network of women from well-off families acting as fundraisers for the Islamic State (IS) group, highlighting its growing appeal among the country's middle classes.
KARACHI: U.S. Consulate General Karachi donated three computers, network, printer systems and software to the Karachi Press Club.
ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said the security forces had destroyed network of terrorists in three months, ARY News reported.
WASHINGTON: The new Windows 10 operating system will allow users to sign in to a device without a password by using biometrics, including facial recognition, Microsoft announced Tuesday.
SAN FRANCISCO: BlackBerry announced partnerships with Samsung Electronics Co and other high-profile tech players on Thursday, broadening the reach of its new mobile-device management and security platform, and sending its shares 7 percent higher.
SAN FRANCISCO/TOKYO: Sony Corp's PlayStation Network was back online on Monday following a cyber attack that took it down over the weekend, which coincided with a bomb scare on a commercial flight carrying a top Sony executive in the United States.