: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Ukraine targeted by worst cyber attack in its history
    Jun27

    Ukraine targeted by worst cyber attack in its history

    Ukraine’s computer networks are hit by the worst cyber attack in the history of the country. …read more Source:...

    Widespread Cyberattack Hits Major European Companies
    Jun27

    Widespread Cyberattack Hits Major European Companies

    A widespread cyberattack rippled across Europe on Tuesday, disrupting the computer systems of banks and major companies in Ukraine, Russia, Britain and elsewhere, and potentially infecting them with a ransomware virus. Merck & Co., an American pharmaceutical company, tweeted that its computer network “was compromised … as part of the global...

    New cyber attacks cause mass disruption in Europe, hitting Ukraine hard
    Jun27

    New cyber attacks cause mass disruption in Europe, hitting Ukraine hard

    A new wave of powerful cyberattacks hit Europe in a possible reprise of a widespread ransomware assault in May that affected 150 countries …read more Source:...

    Cyber attacks affect some radiation checks at Ukraine's Chernobyl site
    Jun27

    Cyber attacks affect some radiation checks at Ukraine's Chernobyl site

    KIEV (Reuters) – Some radiation checks at the Chernobyl nuclear disaster site in Ukraine were being carried out manually on Tuesday after a wave of cyber attacks that hit Ukrainian institutions affected operations there, a state agency said. …read more Source: The...

    Metro says wholesale stores in Ukraine hit by cyber attack
    Jun27

    Metro says wholesale stores in Ukraine hit by cyber attack

    DUESSELDORF, Germany – Germany’s Metro said on Tuesday its wholesale stores in the Ukraine have been hit by a cyber attack and the retailer was assessing the impact. A major ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia’s biggest oil… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine official says version of WannaCry virus caused cyberattacks
    Jun27

    Ukraine official says version of WannaCry virus caused cyberattacks

    KIEV – An adviser to Ukraine’s interior minister said a version of the “WannaCry” ransomware had caused outages on government websites and those of several companies, a cyberattack he called the worst in Ukraine’s history. Adviser Anton… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine security council says signs of Russian involvement in cyberattacks
    Jun27

    Ukraine security council says signs of Russian involvement in cyberattacks

    KIEV – The secretary of Ukraine’s security council said there were signs of Russian involvement in a wave of cyberattacks that hit Ukrainian institutions on Tuesday, including banks and the state power distributor. “Already on first analysis of… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine cyber attack Petrwrap or Petyalicious: All you need to know
    Jun27

    Ukraine cyber attack Petrwrap or Petyalicious: All you need to know

    Ukraine, June 27: After Wanna Cry ransomware which had infected more than 230,000 computers in 150 countries last month. The similar ransomware named Petrwrap or Petyalicious attacked major firms, airports and government departments in Ukraine and spread across Europe on Tuesday afternoon. Maersk is undergoing a cyber attack “We can confirm that...

    FACTBOX: Companies hit by global ransomware attack on June 27
    Jun27

    FACTBOX: Companies hit by global ransomware attack on June 27

    A global ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, Ukraine’s international airport, global shipping firm AP Moller-Maersk and the world’s biggest advertising agency WPP . …read more Source:...

    New cyberattack creates chaos across Europe
    Jun27

    New cyberattack creates chaos across Europe

    A new cyberattack similar to WannaCry is spreading across Europe, hitting major companies from Moscow to Copenhagen and disrupting governmen systems in Kiev.More than 80 companies in Russia and Ukraine were affected by the Petya virus that disabled computers on Tuesday and demanded users pay $300 (Dh1,100) in cryptocurrency to unlock them....