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    Breaking: Ransomware hack attack of ‘unprecedented’ size slams into businesses around the world
    Jun27

    Breaking: Ransomware hack attack of ‘unprecedented’ size slams into businesses around the world

    It’s a new kind of terrorism, and it’s something we’re going to have to get used to seeing: Organizations in Ukraine, Russia, Denmark, the United Kingdom and more nations appear to be facing what appears to be another major ransomware cyber attack. Though the perpetrator—and even the type of attack—aren’t entirely clear...

    Ukrainian military official killed in Kiev car bombing, officials say
    Jun27

    Ukrainian military official killed in Kiev car bombing, officials say

    Ukrainian authorities said a military official died in Kiev after a bomb hidden underneath his car exploded in what is being investigated as a terrorist attack. …read more Source: United Press...

    Cyberattacks hit Ukraine’s banks, government
    Jun27

    Cyberattacks hit Ukraine’s banks, government

    A cyberattack centered on Ukraine’s government, banks and power companies occurred Tuesday as another ransomware attack hit infrastructure providers worldwide. …read more Source: United Press...

    Fugitive Relative Of Late Uzbek President Granted Refugee Status In Ukraine
    Jun27

    Fugitive Relative Of Late Uzbek President Granted Refugee Status In Ukraine

    Authorities in Kyiv say a detained relative of Uzbekistan’s late President Islam Karimov has been released from house arrest and offered refugee status in Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Europe hit by massive cyberattack
    Jun27

    Europe hit by massive cyberattack

    PARIS — A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard. Company and government officials reported serious intrusions at the Ukrainian power grid, banks and government offices, where one senior official posted a photo of a darkened...

    Widespread Cyberattack Hits Major European Companies
    Jun27

    Widespread Cyberattack Hits Major European Companies

    Russia’s top oil producer Rosneft said a large-scale cyber attack hit its servers on Tuesday and computer systems at some banks and the main airport in neighboring Ukraine were also disrupted. …read more Source:...

    Massive cyberattack spreads across Europe
    Jun27

    Massive cyberattack spreads across Europe

    PARIS – A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard. Company and government officials reported serious intrusions at the Ukrainian power grid, banks and government offices, where one senior official posted a photo of a darkened...

    The Latest: Ukraine premier: Cyberattack ‘unprecedented’
    Jun27

    The Latest: Ukraine premier: Cyberattack ‘unprecedented’

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Latest on a widespread cyberattack in Europe (all times local):… …read more Source: Associated...

    Cyberattack Hits Oil Giant and Banks in Russia, Ukraine
    Jun27

    Cyberattack Hits Oil Giant and Banks in Russia, Ukraine

    Russia’s top oil producer Rosneft said a large-scale cyberattack hit its servers on Tuesday and computer systems at some banks and the main airport in neighboring Ukraine were also disrupted. A Moscow-based cyber security firm, Group-IB, said it appeared to be a coordinated attack simultaneously targeting victims in Russia and Ukraine. In...

    Hackers strike across Europe, sparking widespread disruption
    Jun27

    Hackers strike across Europe, sparking widespread disruption

    Across Europe and particularly in Ukraine, hackers have caused widespread disruption in an attack. …read more Source:...