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    Massive cyberattack strikes Europe
    Jun27

    Massive cyberattack strikes Europe

    A massive ransomware attack struck computers across Europe Tuesday, affecting major companies in Russia and Ukraine as well as the world’s largest shipping firm, Maersk. …read more Source: ABC...

    Cyberattack causes disruptions in Europe; Ukraine reports serious intrusions
    Jun27

    Cyberattack causes disruptions in Europe; Ukraine reports serious intrusions

    A massive, international cyberattack using malicious data-scrambling software started in Ukraine on Tuesday afternoon before apparently reaching Russia’s top oil producer and quickly making its way across Europe. In Kiev, the Ukrainian government reported disruptions, including in the country’s… …read more Source: Los...

    Ransomware is infecting computers all across Europe in another major attack
    Jun27

    Ransomware is infecting computers all across Europe in another major attack

    A major ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, the country’s banks, Ukraine’s international airport as well as global shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk. …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...

    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...

    ‘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...

    Another Global Cyberattack?
    Jun27

    Another Global Cyberattack?

    Computer systems across Europe may have been hit by another cyberattack Tuesday following reports of a breach that some experts bear similarities to last month’s coordinated global hack that spread across Europe and Asia.The Ukrainian government was the first to report the cyberattack, noting the country’s institutions—including...

    Why the next Governor General should be indigenous
    Jun27

    Why the next Governor General should be indigenous

    Canada has achieved much in creating a compassionate, just and harmonious society. However, it needs to go a step further and appoint an indigenous person as Governor General in September, to heal the wounds in its relations with indigenous peoples. This would be the best sesquicentennial celebration of all, a powerful signal on the road to...

    New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe
    Jun27

    New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe

    Hackers strike across Europe, sparking widespread disruption …read more Source:...

    New cyberattack causes mass disruption in Europe
    Jun27

    New cyberattack causes mass disruption in 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...