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    New highly virulent strain of ransomware cripples networks
    Jun28

    New highly virulent strain of ransomware cripples networks

    A new, highly virulent strain of malicious software that is crippling computers globally appears to have been sown in Ukraine, where it badly hobbled much of the government and private … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    NSA-linked tools help power second global ransomware outbreak
    Jun28

    NSA-linked tools help power second global ransomware outbreak

    A potent ransomware attack has gripped organizations around the world for the second time in less than two months. And like the first outbreak in mid-May — which claimed hundreds of thousands victims in a game-changing cyberattack — Tuesday’s outburst is spreading via a Microsoft flaw originally exposed in a...

    New cyber attack hits computer networks in several countries
    Jun28

    New cyber attack hits computer networks in several countries

    A major cyber attack by a ransomware virus which started in Ukraine and Russia has unfolded across the world, targeting giant organizations, firms and infrastructure in several countries. The Tuesday cyber attack initially hit IT networks in Ukraine and Russia and then spread to Denmark, France, Britain and the US. Some of the victims of the...

    Politics: ‘They sow chaos wherever they can’: A familiar actor may be behind the massive cyberattack that swept Europe
    Jun28

    Politics: ‘They sow chaos wherever they can’: A familiar actor may be behind the massive cyberattack that swept Europe

    Tuesday's colossal cyberattack may just be a harbinger of what's to come. A colossal cyberattack on Tuesday has been wreaking havoc on countries and corporations across the globe, and some cybersecurity experts are zeroing in on a familiar name as the possible culprit. The attack, dubbed “Petya,” is a ransomware worm that...

    DNA Morning Must Reads: ‘WannaCry’ hits India, Vijender Singh’s Chinese test, Priyanka Chopra on singing, and more
    Jun28

    DNA Morning Must Reads: ‘WannaCry’ hits India, Vijender Singh’s Chinese test, Priyanka Chopra on singing, and more

    1. ‘WannaCry’ link major cyber attack sweeps globe, hits operations at India’s largest container port A major global cyber attack on Tuesday disrupted computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, Ukrainian banks and multinational firms with a virus similar to the ransomware that last month infected more than 300,000...

    ‘Ransomware’ wave seemed aimed at old flaw and Ukraine
    Jun28

    ‘Ransomware’ wave seemed aimed at old flaw and Ukraine

    A global wave of cyberattacks on Tuesday exploited an already patched vulnerability in Windows software and appeared to have Ukraine as a primary target, according to computer security specialists. …read more Source: Daily...

    Former Trump Campaign Chairman Registers as a Foreign Agent
    Jun28

    Former Trump Campaign Chairman Registers as a Foreign Agent

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for more than $17 million worth of consulting work he performed for a Ukrainian political party. …read more Source: U.S....

    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, registered Tuesday with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for political consulting work he did for a Ukrainian political party, acknowledging … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    Paul Manafort registers as foreign agent
    Jun28

    Paul Manafort registers as foreign agent

    The firm headed by Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, made more than $17 million working as a foreign agent of a pro-Russian Ukrainian political party, according to newly filed disclosure reports. Trump forced Manafort to step down from his campaign last year after The Associated Press reported that...

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort registers as a foreign agent
    Jun28

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort registers as a foreign agent

    Manafort said that his firm received more than $22 million from the Party of Regions, the former pro-Russian ruling party in Ukraine, for consulting work from 2012 through 2014. …read more Source: Toronto...