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    Cyberattack may not have been meant to get money
    Jun29

    Cyberattack may not have been meant to get money

    PARIS (AP) — The dramatic data-scrambling attack that hit computers around the world Tuesday appears to be contained. But with the damage and disruption still coming into focus, security experts worry the sudden explosion of malicious software may have been more sinister than a criminally minded shakedown of computer users. “There may be a more...

    Ukraine takes over Black Sea economic body’s presidency
    Jun29

    Ukraine takes over Black Sea economic body’s presidency

    Turkey hands over Kiev 6-month chairmanship of Organization of Black Sea Economic Cooperation …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Nikki Haley Grilled in US Congress on America’s Role in the UN and the World
    Jun29

    Nikki Haley Grilled in US Congress on America’s Role in the UN and the World

    Nikki Haley and the Egyptian ambassador to the UN, Amr Aboulatta, in the Security Council. Haley told Congress recently that Trump’s proposed budget for the UN put the world body “on notice.” Credit: RICK BAJORNAS/UN PHOTOBy Barbara CrossetteUNITED NATIONS, Jun 29 2017 (IPS)Five months into her stint as United States ambassador to the...

    A strange new kind of ransomware is sweeping the internet
    Jun29

    A strange new kind of ransomware is sweeping the internet

    On Tuesday, Windows computers — first in Ukraine, later across Europe and the United States — began to show users a message that looked something like this: This is called ransomware, a relatively new form of malware that scrambles a victim’s files and then demands a payment to unscramble them. Attacks like this have become an increasingly...

    Ukraine faces big fine after Russia Eurovision row
    Jun29

    Ukraine faces big fine after Russia Eurovision row

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Security Experts Weigh Motives Behind Worldwide Cyberattack
    Jun29

    Security Experts Weigh Motives Behind Worldwide Cyberattack

    PARIS (AP) — The dramatic data-scrambling attack that hit computers around the world Tuesday appears to be contained. But with the damage and disruption still coming into focus, security experts worry the sudden explosion of malicious software may have been more sinister than a criminally minded shakedown of computer users. “There may be a more...

    As firms gauge cost, Ukraine says cyberattack under control
    Jun29

    As firms gauge cost, Ukraine says cyberattack under control

    PARIS (AP) ” The data-scrambling software epidemic that paralyzed computers globally is under control in Ukraine, where it likely originated, officials said Wednesday, as companies and governments around the world counted the cost… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Cyberattack May Not Have Been Meant to Get Money
    Jun29

    Cyberattack May Not Have Been Meant to Get Money

    The dramatic data-scrambling attack that hit computers around the world Tuesday appears to be contained. But with the damage and disruption still coming into focus, security experts worry the sudden explosion of malicious software may have been more sinister than a criminally minded shakedown of computer users. “There may be a more...

    The Latest: Danish firm struggling to get engine parts
    Jun29

    The Latest: Danish firm struggling to get engine parts

    A small Danish ship repair company says the malicious software that froze computers around the globe has forced it to re-order engine parts because the track-and-trace parcel system with Dutch-based transport company TNT is down. Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk, one of the global companies hardest hit by a malicious software that froze...

    SOCAR Ukraine obtains license for gas supplies
    Jun29

    SOCAR Ukraine obtains license for gas supplies

    …read more Source: Today.Az