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    New Wave of Cyberattacks Spreads from Russia across Globe
    Jun27

    New Wave of Cyberattacks Spreads from Russia across Globe

    A wave of cyberattacks hit Russia and Ukraine before spreading to western Europe and North America on Tuesday, in the second global outbreak of so-called ransomware in less than two months. Ukraine’s central bank, Kiev’s main airport, the Chernobyl nuclear disaster site, and a string of multinational companies, including US...

    Cyber attacks reported globally, Ukraine Govt. infrastructure in chaos
    Jun27

    Cyber attacks reported globally, Ukraine Govt. infrastructure in chaos

    New York [U.S.A.], June 28 (ANI): Ukraines national bank, airport and state power company are among the targets of a huge cyber attack carried out by hackers across Europe on Tuesday. Ukraines deput …read more Source: Big News...

    Large-scale cyberattack spreading through Russia and Ukraine
    Jun27

    Large-scale cyberattack spreading through Russia and Ukraine

    PanARMENIAN.Net – A large-scale cyberattack is working its way through a number of Ukrainian and Russian targets today (June 27). So far, in Russia, oil producer Rosneft and metal company Evraz have b …read more Source: Big News...

    Massive cyberattack hits Europe with widespread ransom demands
    Jun27

    Massive cyberattack hits Europe with widespread ransom demands

    The hack hit Ukraine hardest Tuesday, but it also affected computers from Russia to Britain. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Israeli companies said hit in global wave of cyberattacks
    Jun27

    Israeli companies said hit in global wave of cyberattacks

    Three firms reportedly affected as part of modified ‘Petrwrap’ virus that began in Russia and Ukraine and quickly spread around the world …read more Source: The Times of...

    The latest ransomware attack used an alleged NSA exploit
    Jun27

    The latest ransomware attack used an alleged NSA exploit

    An alleged NSA hacking tool has again surfaced to haunt the world. Organizations across the globe — including Boryspil International in Kiev, Ukraine, a Russian oil company and an advertising company in the United Kingdom — have stalled out on Tuesday as a type of ransomware known as Petya has locked up their computers, demanding bitcoin in...

    Europe, US hit by new wave of cyber attack
    Jun27

    Europe, US hit by new wave of cyber attack

    PARIS – A new cyber attack similar to the WannaCry bug spread across Europe and United States yesterday causing mass disruption and hitting countries such as Ukraine especially hard. The attack was believed to have started in Russia and Ukraine before quickly… …read more Source:...

    Politics: ‘The ultimate cyberweapon for espionage’: ‘The ‘Petya’ cyberattack is exploiting a powerful NSA tool
    Jun27

    Politics: ‘The ultimate cyberweapon for espionage’: ‘The ‘Petya’ cyberattack is exploiting a powerful NSA tool

    "Any cyber criminal, terrorist organization, or government can take these tools, weaponize them, and run their own attack." Analysts at several cybersecurity firms have confirmed that a cyberattack which struck Europe on Tuesday is using a powerful and dangerous cyberweapon, created by the National Security Agency, that was leaked in...

    As Windows Virus Chaos Spreads, Ukraine Responds With Odd Choice of Meme
    Jun27

    As Windows Virus Chaos Spreads, Ukraine Responds With Odd Choice of Meme

    Government sites, banks, the postal service, Kiev’s airport and the Chernobyl nuclear plant were all hit by the cyberattack. …read more Source:...

    New Cyberattack Causes Mass Disruption Globally
    Jun27

    New Cyberattack Causes Mass Disruption Globally

    PARIS — A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across the world, hitting companies and governments in Europe especially hard. Officials in Ukraine reported serious intrusions of the country’s power grid as well as at banks and government offices, where one senior...