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      Global cyberattack seems intent on havoc, not extortion
      Jun30

      Global cyberattack seems intent on havoc, not extortion

      PARIS — A cyberattack that caused indiscriminate economic damage around the world was apparently designed to create maximum havoc in Russia’s neighbor and adversary Ukraine, security researchers said. While the rogue software used in the attack was configured as extortionate “ransomware,” that may have just been a ruse....

      New strain of ransomware cripples networks
      Jun28

      New strain of ransomware cripples networks

      PARIS — A new and highly virulent outbreak of data-scrambling software — apparently sown in Ukraine — caused disruption across the world Tuesday. Following a similar attack in May , the fresh cyber-assault paralyzed some hospitals, government offices and major multinational corporations in a dramatic demonstration of how easily malicious...

      New cyberattack wallops Europe; spreads more slowly in US
      Jun28

      New cyberattack wallops Europe; spreads more slowly in US

      PARIS — A new and highly virulent outbreak of data-scrambling software — apparently sown in Ukraine — caused disruption across the world Tuesday. Following a similar attack in May , the fresh cyber-assault paralyzed some hospitals, government offices and major multinational corporations in a dramatic demonstration of how easily malicious...

      Russian political elites revel in Trump's inauguration
      Jan20

      Russian political elites revel in Trump's inauguration

      MOSCOW — Russian officials and lawmakers lauded Donald Trump’s inauguration Friday as the start of what they hope will be a period of better ties with the United States. In Moscow and other Russian cities, revelers were gathering for parties to celebrate Trump’s inauguration as bar and club owners sought to cash in on public...

      Moldovans electing president for 1st time in 20 years
      Oct30

      Moldovans electing president for 1st time in 20 years

      CHISINAU, Moldova — Moldovans began voting Sunday for a president in an election that could move the former Soviet republic closer to Europe or push it back into Russia’s orbit. It is the first time in 20 years citizens have directly voted for their president in a country where many are angry about high-level corruption. Both the...