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    Ransomware virus hits computer servers across Europe
| Reuters
    Jun27

    Ransomware virus hits computer servers across Europe | Reuters

    By Jack Stubbs and Pavel Polityuk | MOSCOW/KIEV MOSCOW/KIEV 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 A.P. Moller-Maersk.Moscow-based cyber security firm Group IB said hackers had exploited code...

    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...

    Petya ransomware hits Europe after Wannacry, Ukraine PM Volodymyr Groysman calls attack ‘unprecedented’
    Jun27

    Petya ransomware hits Europe after Wannacry, Ukraine PM Volodymyr Groysman calls attack ‘unprecedented’

    Kiev, June 27: After braving a ransomware cyber attack few days before, Europe on Tuesday was hit by another cyber attack which compelled banks, hospitals and other institutions to stop operations. The gravity of the situation can be gauged from the fact the Ukraine Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman called the cyber attack unprecedented in the...

    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...

    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:...