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    Second major cyber attack in two months disrupts businesses around world
    Jun28

    Second major cyber attack in two months disrupts businesses around world

    FRANKFURT/MOSCOW (Reuters) – A major cyber attack, believed to have first struck Ukraine, caused havoc around the world on Wednesday, crippling computers or halting operations at port operator Maersk, a Cadbury chocolate plant in Australia and the property arm of French bank BNP Paribas. …read more Source: The...

    Paul Manafort has officially registered with the US government as a foreign agent
    Jun28

    Paul Manafort has officially registered with the US government as a foreign agent

    Manafort says in a Justice Department filing that his firm received more than $17 million from the former pro-Russian ruling party in Ukraine. …read more Source: Business...

    Cyber attack hits BNP Paribas arm
    Jun28

    Cyber attack hits BNP Paribas arm

    PARIS (Reuters) – A global cyber attack has hit the property arm of France’s biggest bank BNP Paribas , one of the largest financial institutions known to be affected by an extortion campaign that started in Russia and Ukraine before spreading. …read more Source: The...

    Former Trump campaign chairman registers as foreign agent
    Jun28

    Former Trump campaign chairman registers as foreign agent

    President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for political consulting work he did for a Ukrainian political party, acknowledging that he coached party members on how to interact with U.S. government officials. Manafort says in a Justice Department filing...

    Ransomware Attack Spreads to Romania
    Jun28

    Ransomware Attack Spreads to Romania

    Several companies in Romania have been hit by the massive cyber attack that struck Ukraine on Tuesday and which continues to spread in Europe and Asia. …read more Source: Balkan...

    Global Cyberattack Hits Indian Port
    Jun28

    Global Cyberattack Hits Indian Port

    A global cyberattack disrupted operations Wednesday at India’s largest container port, adding to the headaches of governments and businesses affected by so-called ransomware code that takes a user’s data hostage until the victim agrees to pay for its release. The problems at Jawaharlal Nehru Port in Mumbai involved a terminal run by...

    Paul Manafort registers as foreign agent with government
    Jun28

    Paul Manafort registers as foreign agent with government

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for political consulting work he did for a Ukrainian political party, acknowledging that he coached party members on how to interact with U.S. government officials. Manafort says in a Justice...

    Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks
    Jun28

    Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks

    The six ways hackers can control your PC. AFP KIEV: Thousands of computer users across the globe scrambled on Wednesday to reboot after a wave of ransomware cyberattacks spread from Ukraine and Russia across Europe to the United States. The virus, which locked up files at companies and government agencies including the Chernobyl nuclear site and...

    The Latest: Maersk says it has ‘contained’ cyberattack
    Jun28

    The Latest: Maersk says it has ‘contained’ cyberattack

    In a statement, Maersk said Wednesday they “have shut down a number of systems to help contain the issue,” while several entities including its oil, tankers and drilling activities “are not operationally affected.” The group said it is working on a technical recovery plan with key IT partners and global cybersecurity...

    Global cyber ransomware attack spreads
    Jun28

    Global cyber ransomware attack spreads

    A global cyber attack‚ which was initiated in the Ukraine‚ spread on Wednesday to other countries in Europe‚ less than two months after the last worldwide ransom ware attack. …read more Source: The...