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    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...

    ‘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...

    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...

    New wave of cyberattacks spreads from Russia across globe
    Jun28

    New wave of cyberattacks spreads from Russia across globe

    KIEV: 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...

    Former Trump campaign chairman registers as a foreign agent
    Jun28

    Former Trump campaign chairman registers as a foreign agent

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for political consulting work he did for a Ukrainian political party, acknowledging he coached party members on how to interact with U.S. government officials. Manafort says in the filing posted online...

    Petya cyberattack spreads, hitting U.S. and European businesses
    Jun28

    Petya cyberattack spreads, hitting U.S. and European businesses

    Company and government officials reported serious intrusions at the Ukrainian power grid, banks and government offices, …read more Source: USA...

    Brussels’ potential weapon against bad behavior — the budget
    Jun28

    Brussels’ potential weapon against bad behavior — the budget

    Wishful thinking is an occupational hazard for those who assess the health of the European Union. Those who want to see the EU fail underestimate its powers of resilience and recovery. Those who want to see it prosper underestimate its capacity for self-inflicted harm. On the eve of last week’s European Council its president,...

    Chernobyl’s radiation monitoring hit by cyberattack: spokeswoman
    Jun28

    Chernobyl’s radiation monitoring hit by cyberattack: spokeswoman

    This photo taken on April 22, 2016 shows the 4th block of Chernobyl’s Nuclear Power Plant (R) and Chernobyl’s New Safe Confinement (L). AFP file photo KIEV: 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...

    World hit by another cyberattack, experts suspect link to WannaCry
    Jun28

    World hit by another cyberattack, experts suspect link to WannaCry

    A MAJOR global cyberattack 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 computers. The rapidly spreading cyber extortion campaign underscored growing concerns that businesses have failed to secure...