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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    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...

    Ransomware virus hits computer servers across Europe
    Jun27

    Ransomware virus hits computer servers across Europe

    A major ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, the country’s banks, Ukraine’s international airport as well as global shipping firm AP Moller-Maersk. …read more Source:...

    Top Russian Oil Producer, Ukraine Businesses Suffer Massive Cyber Attack Hits
    Jun27

    Top Russian Oil Producer, Ukraine Businesses Suffer Massive Cyber Attack Hits

    From ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English. A massive cyberattack via a ransomware virus dubbed Petya has paralyzed dozens of businesses in Ukraine and neighboring Russia, dpa … continue reading Top Russian Oil Producer, Ukraine Businesses Suffer Massive Cyber Attack Hits …read more Source: ASHARQ...

    Cyberattack: List of victims (AFP)
    Jun27

    Cyberattack: List of victims (AFP)

    Paris (AFP) – A major cyberattack unfolded on Tuesday, striking banks, corporations and infrastructure in Ukraine and Russia before spreading to western Europe and then the United States. …read more Source: The West...

    New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe
    Jun27

    New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe

    Hackers strike across Europe, sparking widespread disruption …read more Source:...

    New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe
    Jun27

    New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe

    PARIS — A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard. Company and government officials reported serious intrusions at the Ukrainian power grid, banks and government offices, where one senior official posted a photo of a darkened...

    Multinationals hit by vast wave of cyberattacks
    Jun27

    Multinationals hit by vast wave of cyberattacks

    KIEV — 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...

    New worldwide ransomware attack GoldenEye also affects Romania
    Jun27

    New worldwide ransomware attack GoldenEye also affects Romania

    Several companies and public institutions in Romania have been affected by a new ransomware attack called GoldenEye, which has also hit many users in Ukraine, Russia, Denmark, and Spain, on Tuesday, according to Romanian antivirus producer Bitdefender, writes local Mediafax. The Ukrainian power distributor, the Kiev airport, several banks, and...

    ‘Petya’ ransomware attack strikes companies across Europe
    Jun27

    ‘Petya’ ransomware attack strikes companies across Europe

    Ukraine has blamed Russia for previous cyber-attacks, including one on its power grid at the end of 2015. Photograph: Ritchie B. Tongo/EPA (The Guardian) A major cyber-attack has struck large companies across Europe, with Ukraine’s government, banks, state electricity grid, telephone companies and even metro particularly badly affected. The...