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    Politics: ‘The ultimate cyberweapon for espionage’: ‘The ‘Petya’ cyberattack is exploiting a powerful NSA tool
    Jun27

    Politics: ‘The ultimate cyberweapon for espionage’: ‘The ‘Petya’ cyberattack is exploiting a powerful NSA tool

    "Any cyber criminal, terrorist organization, or government can take these tools, weaponize them, and run their own attack." Analysts at several cybersecurity firms have confirmed that a cyberattack which struck Europe on Tuesday is using a powerful and dangerous cyberweapon, created by the National Security Agency, that was leaked in...

    As Windows Virus Chaos Spreads, Ukraine Responds With Odd Choice of Meme
    Jun27

    As Windows Virus Chaos Spreads, Ukraine Responds With Odd Choice of Meme

    Government sites, banks, the postal service, Kiev’s airport and the Chernobyl nuclear plant were all hit by the cyberattack. …read more Source:...

    New Cyberattack Causes Mass Disruption Globally
    Jun27

    New Cyberattack Causes Mass Disruption Globally

    PARIS — A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across the world, hitting companies and governments in Europe especially hard. Officials in Ukraine reported serious intrusions of the country’s power grid as well as at banks and government offices, where one senior...

    Politics: Here are the companies and government agencies affected by the cyberattack sweeping the globe
    Jun27

    Politics: Here are the companies and government agencies affected by the cyberattack sweeping the globe

    Hackers have caused widespread disruption across Europe with a ransomware attack called Petya, hitting Ukraine especially hard. A massive cyberattack on Tuesday has hit Ukraine particularly hard and caused chaos across much of Europe. Companies and government agencies in Ukraine, Russia, the UK, France, and Norway have reported ransomware...

    The Latest: Ukraine Security Expert Fears for ‘Whole World’
    Jun27

    The Latest: Ukraine Security Expert Fears for ‘Whole World’

    The head of a top Ukranian cybersecurity firm says it’s too early to say if his country was singled out as the prime target but that its institutions, long a target of Russian hackers, may have been compromised through attrition. …read more Source: U.S....

    New cyber attacks spread across Europe to the US
    Jun27

    New cyber attacks spread across Europe to the US

    KIEV // A global wave of cyber attacks which began in Russia and Ukraine on Tuesday spread to Western Europe and across the Atlantic, and wrought havoc on government and corporate computer systems.Several multinational companies were targeted, including US pharmaceutical giant Merck, Russian state oil giant Rosneft, British advertising giant WPP...

    Everything The Feds Want To Know About Freshly Lawyered-Up Jared Kushner
    Jun27

    Everything The Feds Want To Know About Freshly Lawyered-Up Jared Kushner

    One of the White House advisers closest to President Donald Trump is beefing up his legal representation for the federal investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election: Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner. In addition to his personal attorney, Jamie Gorelick, Kushner has retained veteran criminal defense lawyer Abbe...

    Companies hit by global ransomware attack on June 27
    Jun27

    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 A.P. Moller-Maersk and the world’s biggest advertising agency… …read more Source: The...

    Cyber attack hits Europe, ‘unprecedented’ says Ukraine Prime Minister
    Jun27

    Cyber attack hits Europe, ‘unprecedented’ says Ukraine Prime Minister

    Hackers have caused widespread disruption for businesses, banks and airports across Europe in an infection reminiscent of last month’s WannaCry attack.The virus is sweeping Russia, England and India, but Ukraine seems to have been… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Politics: Here are all the companies and government agencies affected by the cyberattack sweeping the globe
    Jun27

    Politics: Here are all the companies and government agencies affected by the cyberattack sweeping the globe

    Hackers have caused widespread disruption with a ransomware attack across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard. A massive cyberattack on Tuesday has hit Ukraine particularly hard and caused chaos across much of Europe. Companies and government agencies in Ukraine, Russia, the UK, France, and Norway have reported ransomware demanding payment to...