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    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...

    ‘Unprecedented’ Cyberattack Spreads Across Ukraine, Russia, and Europe
    Jun27

    ‘Unprecedented’ Cyberattack Spreads Across Ukraine, Russia, and Europe

    A large-scale cyberattack hit Ukraine, Russia, and several other countries on Tuesday, according to reports. Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroysman told RFERL that his country is suffering from an “unprecedented” cyberattack, but its “vital systems” aren’t affected. The attack reportedly is affected websites in the United Kingdom and...

    What is Petrwrap virus behind cyberattack?
    Jun27

    What is Petrwrap virus behind cyberattack?

    The latest global ransomware virus has spread fast after initially affecting computer systems in Ukraine, but how exactly does it work? …read more Source: Sky...

    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...

    Ukraine central bank says cyberattack hits lenders
    Jun27

    Ukraine central bank says cyberattack hits lenders

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    Chernobyl’s radiation monitoring hit by cyberattack: spokeswoman (AFP)
    Jun27

    Chernobyl’s radiation monitoring hit by cyberattack: spokeswoman (AFP)

    Kiev (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 Tuesday. …read more Source: The West...

    ‘Powerful cyberattack’ spreads across Europe, causing mass disruption
    Jun27

    ‘Powerful cyberattack’ spreads across Europe, causing mass disruption

    Several multinational companies said Tuesday they were targeted in a massive wave of cyberattacks which started in Russia and Ukraine before spreading to western Europe. Danish sea transport company Maersk, British advertising giant WPP and the French industrial group Saint-Gobain were among those who said they came under attack and put...