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    Huge Cyber Attack Hits Ukraine, Then Ransomware Goes Global
    Jun27

    Huge Cyber Attack Hits Ukraine, Then Ransomware Goes Global

    LVIV, Ukraine—At about 11:00 on Tuesday morning, local time, Ukraine found itself under a massive cyber attack: dozens of state and private websites and computer systems at strategic companies reported their websites frozen with the same message on the screen that said: “Ooops, your important files encrypted.” Soon, that message was spreading...

    Cyber attacks affect some radiation checks at Ukraine’s Chernobyl site
    Jun27

    Cyber attacks affect some radiation checks at Ukraine’s Chernobyl site

    KIEV – Some radiation checks at the Chernobyl nuclear disaster site in Ukraine were being carried out manually on Tuesday after a wave of cyber attacks that hit Ukrainian institutions affected operations there, a state agency said. “Due to the… …read more Source:...

    Factbox: Companies hit by global ransomware attack on June 27
    Jun27

    Factbox: Companies hit by global ransomware attack on June 27

    A global ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, Ukraine’s international airport, global shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk and the world’s biggest advertising agency WPP. Following is a list of companies and… …read more Source:...

    Ransomware is infecting computers all across Europe in another major attack
    Jun27

    Ransomware is infecting computers all across Europe in another major attack

    A major ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, the country’s banks, Ukraine’s international airport as well as global shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk. …read more Source:...

    Cyberattack: Several major firms targeted by international hackers
    Jun27

    Cyberattack: Several major firms targeted by international hackers

    Several major companies said Tuesday they were targeted in an international cyberattack which started in Russia and Ukraine before spreading to western Europe. Several major companies said Tuesday they were targeted in an international cyberattack which started in Russia and Ukraine before spreading to western Europe.Danish sea transport company...

    Massive cyberattack strikes Europe
    Jun27

    Massive cyberattack strikes Europe

    A massive ransomware attack struck computers across Europe Tuesday, affecting major companies in Russia and Ukraine as well as the world’s largest shipping firm, Maersk. …read more Source: ABC...

    Hackers strike across Europe
    Jun27

    Hackers strike across Europe

    Companies, government offices from Ukraine to England among those affected …read more Source: The...

    Cyberattack causes disruptions in Europe; Ukraine reports serious intrusions
    Jun27

    Cyberattack causes disruptions in Europe; Ukraine reports serious intrusions

    A massive, international cyberattack using malicious data-scrambling software started in Ukraine on Tuesday afternoon before apparently reaching Russia’s top oil producer and quickly making its way across Europe. In Kiev, the Ukrainian government reported disruptions, including in the country’s… …read more Source: Los...

    Ukraine targeted by worst cyber attack in its history
    Jun27

    Ukraine targeted by worst cyber attack in its history

    Ukraine’s computer networks are hit by the worst cyber attack in the history of the country. …read more Source:...

    Widespread Cyberattack Hits Major European Companies
    Jun27

    Widespread Cyberattack Hits Major European Companies

    A widespread cyberattack rippled across Europe on Tuesday, disrupting the computer systems of banks and major companies in Ukraine, Russia, Britain and elsewhere, and potentially infecting them with a ransomware virus. Merck & Co., an American pharmaceutical company, tweeted that its computer network “was compromised … as part of the global...