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    Ex-Trump campaign chair discloses $17 million in payments from pro-Russian party, registers as foreign agent
    Jun28

    Ex-Trump campaign chair discloses $17 million in payments from pro-Russian party, registers as foreign agent

    In a filing Tuesday, Paul Manafort disclose that his consulting firm received more than $17 million (U.S.) from the Party of Regions, the former pro-Russian ruling party in Ukraine, from 2012 through 2014. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Focus on defences as users scramble after global cyberattack
    Jun28

    Focus on defences as users scramble after global cyberattack

    June 28, 2017 11:42 PMKIEV (AFP) – Thousands of computer users across the globe scrambled to reboot on Wednesday (June 28) as calls grew to step up defences after a fresh wave of ransomware cyberattacks spread from Ukraine and Russia worldwide. …read more Source: The Straits...

    MH17 team hopes emotional videos will bring new leads (AFP)
    Jun28

    MH17 team hopes emotional videos will bring new leads (AFP)

    The Hague (AFP) – International investigators and relatives of victims of flight MH17, shot down over eastern Ukraine almost three years ago, renewed efforts Wednesday to push the probe forward, issuing videos appealing for witnesses. …read more Source: The West...

    Ransomware borrowed from NSA code, say researchers
    Jun28

    Ransomware borrowed from NSA code, say researchers

    A message demanding money on a computer hacked by a virus known as Petya. The Petya ransomware cyber attack hit computers of Russian and Ukrainian companies on June 27, 2017. (Donat SorokinTASS/Getty Images) PARIS – A new, highly virulent strain of malicious software that is crippling computers globally appears to have been sown in Ukraine, where...

    New computer virus spreads from Ukraine to disrupt world business
    Jun28

    New computer virus spreads from Ukraine to disrupt world business

    The virus is believed to have first taken hold on Tuesday in Ukraine where it silently infected computers after users downloaded a popular tax accounting package or visited a local news site, national police and international cyber experts said. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Ukraine says global cyberattack is under control as firms and government count cost
    Jun28

    Ukraine says global cyberattack is under control as firms and government count cost

    PARIS // The data-scrambling software epidemic that paralysed computers globally is under control in Ukraine, where it likely originated, officials said on Wednesday, as companies and governments around the world counted the cost of a crisis that is disrupting ports, hospitals and factories.The Ukrainian cabinet said on Wednesday that “all...

    Governments scramble to respond to global cyberattack
    Jun28

    Governments scramble to respond to global cyberattack

    A second outbreak of ransomware in less than two months highlights how vulnerable Europe remains to cyberattacks, despite repeated commitments by officials to boost cybersecurity. Security experts were working around the clock Wednesday to analyze the ransomware — dubbed NotPetya for its similarities to a previous attackÂ...

    Gobal cyber attack halts production at Aussie choc factory, cripples others
    Jun28

    Gobal cyber attack halts production at Aussie choc factory, cripples others

    The virus is believed to have first taken hold on Tuesday in Ukraine where it silently infected computers. …read more Source: Eyewitness...

    Companies weigh cyberattack cost, with Ukraine hit hard
    Jun28

    Companies weigh cyberattack cost, with Ukraine hit hard

    Companies and governments around the world on Wednesday counted the cost of a software epidemic that has disrupted ports, hospitals, and banks. Ukraine, which was hardest hit and where the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    The Latest: Ukraine premier: Cyberattack ‘unprecedented’
    Jun28

    The Latest: Ukraine premier: Cyberattack ‘unprecedented’

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” The Latest on a widespread cyberattack in Europe (all times local):5:45 p.m.Ukraine’s prime minister says that a cyberattack affecting his country is “unprecedented,” but “vital systems haven’t been affected.”A… …read more Source: The New Zealand...