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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Why have we had to rely on hackers to stop catastrophic ransomware again?
    Jun28

    Why have we had to rely on hackers to stop catastrophic ransomware again?

    The latest ransomware attack even hit Chernobyl safety systems – but once again, it was down to independent hackers to save the day As the latest malware virus spread around the world, surreal images appeared on Twitter: bemused Ukrainian shoppers standing around supermarket checkouts, watching screens fill up with ominous lines of text;...

    EU extends Russia economic sanctions
    Jun28

    EU extends Russia economic sanctions

    The European Union on Wednesday formally rolled over damaging economic sanctions against Russia for another six months, saying Moscow had failed to live up to its Ukraine ceasefire commitments, reports LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    News24.com | Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks
    Jun28

    News24.com | Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks

    Thousands of computer users across the globe have scrambled to reboot after a wave of ransomware cyberattacks spread from Ukraine and Russia through Europe to the US. …read more Source:...

    Second major cyber attack in two months disrupts businesses around world
    Jun28

    Second major cyber attack in two months disrupts businesses around world

    Russia’s biggest oil company, Ukrainian banks and multinational firms were among those hit …read more Source: Gulf...

    EU extends by 6 months economic sanctions on Russia
    Jun28

    EU extends by 6 months economic sanctions on Russia

    The EU extends for another 6 months its economic sanctions on Russia over the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    EU extends Russia sanctions until January 2018
    Jun28

    EU extends Russia sanctions until January 2018

    France and Germany cited no progress in efforts to negotiate an end to the conflict in Ukraine that has killed more than 10,000 people. …read more Source:...

    Government facilitates hiring of ethnic Bulgarians from abroad
    Jun28

    Government facilitates hiring of ethnic Bulgarians from abroad

    At its regular weekly sitting, the Council of Ministers approved draft agreements on labour migration with Armenia, Moldova and Ukraine. After the sitting Deputy Prime Minister Valeri Simeonov, who is in charge of Bulgarians abroad, announced that persons wishing to work in Bulgaria for a period of 90 days will now be able to obtain the documents...

    EU Extends Russia Economic Sanctions
    Jun28

    EU Extends Russia Economic Sanctions

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The European Union on Wednesday formally rolled over damaging economic sanctions against Russia for another six months, saying Moscow had failed to live up to its Ukraine ceasefire commitments. …read more Source: Tasnim News...

    Senior Ukrainian intelligence officer killed in car bombing
    Jun28

    Senior Ukrainian intelligence officer killed in car bombing

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A senior Ukrainian military intelligence officer was killed in a car bombing in the country’s capital Tuesday morning, authorities said.The Defense Ministry identified the victim as Col. Maxim Shapoval of the Chief… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks
    Jun28

    Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks

    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 demanded a payment worth US$300 (RM1,290),...