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    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...

    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:...

    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....

    Ukraine reacted to the biggest hack in its history with a GIF of a dog in a room on fire
    Jun27

    Ukraine reacted to the biggest hack in its history with a GIF of a dog in a room on fire

    “This is fine.” Ukraine was just hit by a sweeping cyberattack that paralyzed operations in major government agencies, including the country’s national bank, state power company, and largest airport. Government officials have been locked out of their computers, ATMs across the country aren’t working and travelers in the Kiev airport...

    Chernobyl’s radiation monitoring hit by cyber attack: Spokeswoman
    Jun27

    Chernobyl’s radiation monitoring hit by cyber attack: Spokeswoman

    June 28, 2017 12:46 AMKIEV (AFP) – The radiation monitoring system at Ukraine’s Chernobyl nuclear site has been taken offline after a massive cyberattack, forcing employees to use hand-held counters to measure levels, officials said on Tuesday (June 27). …read more Source: The Straits...