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    Ransomware Attack Spreads to Romania
    Jun28

    Ransomware Attack Spreads to Romania

    Several companies in Romania have been hit by the massive cyber attack that struck Ukraine on Tuesday and which continues to spread in Europe and Asia. …read more Source: Balkan...

    Global Cyberattack Hits Indian Port
    Jun28

    Global Cyberattack Hits Indian Port

    A global cyberattack disrupted operations Wednesday at India’s largest container port, adding to the headaches of governments and businesses affected by so-called ransomware code that takes a user’s data hostage until the victim agrees to pay for its release. The problems at Jawaharlal Nehru Port in Mumbai involved a terminal run by...

    The Latest: Maersk says it has ‘contained’ cyberattack
    Jun28

    The Latest: Maersk says it has ‘contained’ cyberattack

    In a statement, Maersk said Wednesday they “have shut down a number of systems to help contain the issue,” while several entities including its oil, tankers and drilling activities “are not operationally affected.” The group said it is working on a technical recovery plan with key IT partners and global cybersecurity...

    Global cyber ransomware attack spreads
    Jun28

    Global cyber ransomware attack spreads

    A global cyber attack‚ which was initiated in the Ukraine‚ spread on Wednesday to other countries in Europe‚ less than two months after the last worldwide ransom ware attack. …read more Source: The...

    Paul Manafort registers as foreign agent with government
    Jun28

    Paul Manafort registers as foreign agent with government

    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 that he coached party members on how to interact with U.S. government officials. Manafort says in a Justice...

    Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks
    Jun28

    Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks

    The six ways hackers can control your PC. AFP KIEV: Thousands of computer users across the globe scrambled on Wednesday to reboot after a wave of ransomware cyberattacks spread from Ukraine and Russia across Europe to the United States. The virus, which locked up files at companies and government agencies including the Chernobyl nuclear site and...

    Trump’s ex-campaign chief registers as foreign agent over Ukraine work
    Jun28

    Trump’s ex-campaign chief registers as foreign agent over Ukraine work

    Paul Manafort registers with US justice department over $17m of consulting work he did with Ukrainian party in 2012-14Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, has registered with the US justice department as a foreign agent for political consulting work he did for a Ukrainian political party, acknowledging that he coached...

    Portugal “on alert” following global cyberattack
    Jun28

    Portugal “on alert” following global cyberattack

    Portugal is “on alert” following a major global cyberattack that infected computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, Ukrainian banks and multinational firms on Tuesday (June 27) with a virus similar to the ransomware that infected more than 300,000 computers last month. Though there are no reports of companies in Portugal being affected,...

    Companies struggle to recover after massive cyber attack with ransom demands
    Jun28

    Companies struggle to recover after massive cyber attack with ransom demands

    Systems as far afield as Asia were hit, but the epicenter of the outbreak was in Ukraine. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Not About Money: Why Poland, Ukraine are Boosting Military Equipment Trade
    Jun28

    Not About Money: Why Poland, Ukraine are Boosting Military Equipment Trade

    Poland and Ukraine have signed military-technical cooperation agreement, under which Ukraine will supply its radar-guided R-27R1 missiles, the main armament on Poland ‘s Soviet-era MiG-29 fighters. Kiev, in return, will get surveillance and guidance devices from Poland for its armored vehicles. Sputnik Polska discussed the issue with Russian...