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    Companies weigh cyberattack cost, with Ukraine hit hard
    Jun28

    Companies weigh cyberattack cost, with Ukraine hit hard

    Companies and governments around the world on Wednesday counted the cost of a software epidemic that has disrupted ports, hospitals, and banks. Ukraine, which was hardest hit and where the … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    The Latest: Ukraine premier: Cyberattack ‘unprecedented’
    Jun28

    The Latest: Ukraine premier: Cyberattack ‘unprecedented’

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” The Latest on a widespread cyberattack in Europe (all times local):5:45 p.m.Ukraine’s prime minister says that a cyberattack affecting his country is “unprecedented,” but “vital systems haven’t been affected.”A… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    South Sudan Deports Three US Citizens Who Served in Military
    Jun28

    South Sudan Deports Three US Citizens Who Served in Military

    South Sudan has deported three U.S. citizens, two of whom served in the military and a third who deserted, U.S. and South Sudanese officials said Wednesday, another chapter in an unusual tale of unofficial foreign interventions in the country. Social media accounts and a magazine interview in the names of two of the men suggested they had...

    Facebook’s secret censorship rules protect white men from hate speech but not black children
    Jun28

    Facebook’s secret censorship rules protect white men from hate speech but not black children

    mark_zuckerberg (Credit: Reuters/Stephen Lam) In the wake of a terrorist attack in London earlier this month, a U.S. congressman wrote a Facebook post in which he called for the slaughter of “radicalized” Muslims. “Hunt them, identify them, and kill them,” declared U.S. Rep. Clay Higgins, a Louisiana Republican. “Kill them all. For the sake of...

    Ukraine ‘Ground Zero’ For Hackers In Global Cyberattacks
    Jun28

    Ukraine ‘Ground Zero’ For Hackers In Global Cyberattacks

    Ukraine’s heavy reliance on Russian technology impairs its ability to adequately defend against cyberattacks such as the Petya virus ravaging computers around the world and has helped make the country ground zero on the front lines of the global cyberwar. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    EU extends Russia sanctions through January 2018
    Jun28

    EU extends Russia sanctions through January 2018

    The European Union extended sanctions on Russia by six months on Wednesday, maintaining restrictions on business with Russian energy, defense and financial sectors. The formal extension of the sanctions was passed unanimously by the Council of the EU. As a result of the measures, European businesses cannot borrow or lend money to Russia’s...

    A nuclear power plant was hacked in the U.S.
    Jun28

    A nuclear power plant was hacked in the U.S.

    (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File) (Credit: AP) A federal investigation is taking place into the breaching of the computer systems in at least one nuclear power plant, according to a report by ABC News. The good news is that no sensitive systems were impacted by the attack. It seems that the hackers only managed to penetrate into a computer system...

    Russian soldier killed in clash with rebels in eastern Ukraine  
    Jun28

    Russian soldier killed in clash with rebels in eastern Ukraine  

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Vandals draw swastikas on Ukrainian Holocaust memorial
    Jun28

    Vandals draw swastikas on Ukrainian Holocaust memorial

    Lviv City officials post security footage of anti-Semitic vandalism in bid to identify perpetrators. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Ukraine says Russian soldier killed in clashes in east (AFP)
    Jun28

    Ukraine says Russian soldier killed in clashes in east (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – A Russian military officer fighting alongside Moscow-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine was killed and another Russian captured in recent skirmishes with Ukrainian forces, Kiev said Wednesday. …read more Source: The West...