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    FACTBOX: Companies hit by global ransomware attack on June 27
    Jun27

    FACTBOX: Companies hit by global ransomware attack on June 27

    A global ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, Ukraine’s international airport, global shipping firm AP Moller-Maersk and the world’s biggest advertising agency WPP . …read more Source:...

    New cyberattack creates chaos across Europe
    Jun27

    New cyberattack creates chaos across Europe

    A new cyberattack similar to WannaCry is spreading across Europe, hitting major companies from Moscow to Copenhagen and disrupting governmen systems in Kiev.More than 80 companies in Russia and Ukraine were affected by the Petya virus that disabled computers on Tuesday and demanded users pay $300 (Dh1,100) in cryptocurrency to unlock them....

    Ukraine reacted to the biggest hack in its history with a GIF of a dog in a room on fire
    Jun27

    Ukraine reacted to the biggest hack in its history with a GIF of a dog in a room on fire

    “This is fine.” Ukraine was just hit by a sweeping cyberattack that paralyzed operations in major government agencies, including the country’s national bank, state power company, and largest airport. Government officials have been locked out of their computers, ATMs across the country aren’t working and travelers in the Kiev airport...

    Chernobyl’s radiation monitoring hit by cyber attack: Spokeswoman
    Jun27

    Chernobyl’s radiation monitoring hit by cyber attack: Spokeswoman

    June 28, 2017 12:46 AMKIEV (AFP) – The radiation monitoring system at Ukraine’s Chernobyl nuclear site has been taken offline after a massive cyberattack, forcing employees to use hand-held counters to measure levels, officials said on Tuesday (June 27). …read more Source: The Straits...

    Ukraine central bank says cyberattack hits lenders
    Jun27

    Ukraine central bank says cyberattack hits lenders

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Chernobyl’s radiation monitoring hit by cyberattack: spokeswoman (AFP)
    Jun27

    Chernobyl’s radiation monitoring hit by cyberattack: spokeswoman (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The radiation monitoring system at Ukraine’s Chernobyl nuclear site has been taken offline after a massive cyberattack, forcing employees to use hand-held counters to measure levels, officials said Tuesday. …read more Source: The West...

    ‘Powerful cyberattack’ spreads across Europe, causing mass disruption
    Jun27

    ‘Powerful cyberattack’ spreads across Europe, causing mass disruption

    Several multinational companies said Tuesday they were targeted in a massive wave of cyberattacks which started in Russia and Ukraine before spreading to western Europe. Danish sea transport company Maersk, British advertising giant WPP and the French industrial group Saint-Gobain were among those who said they came under attack and put...

    Why the next Governor General should be indigenous
    Jun27

    Why the next Governor General should be indigenous

    Canada has achieved much in creating a compassionate, just and harmonious society. However, it needs to go a step further and appoint an indigenous person as Governor General in September, to heal the wounds in its relations with indigenous peoples. This would be the best sesquicentennial celebration of all, a powerful signal on the road to...

    Another Global Cyberattack?
    Jun27

    Another Global Cyberattack?

    Computer systems across Europe may have been hit by another cyberattack Tuesday following reports of a breach that some experts bear similarities to last month’s coordinated global hack that spread across Europe and Asia.The Ukrainian government was the first to report the cyberattack, noting the country’s institutions—including...

    Factbox – Companies hit by global ransomware attack on June 27
    Jun27

    Factbox – Companies hit by global ransomware attack on June 27

    (Reuters) – A global ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, Ukraine’s international airport, global shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk and the world’s biggest advertising agency WPP. …read more Source: The...