Widespread ransomware outbreak strikes Ukraine, Russia 

The ransomware, dubbed Bad Rabbit and DiskCoder by different sources, has been reported to have hit the Kiev Metro, Odessa airport, Ukrainian ministries of infrastructure and finance, as well as targets in Russia and as far off as Turkey.

The Russian news wire service, Interfax, among the victims, suspended service. The only available story on its website as of 10:30 a.m. Tuesday was a note reading “Interfax news service not available due to hacker attack.”

Widespread ransomware outbreak strikes Ukraine, Russia | TheHill

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Russian politician says ‘let’s hit Trump with our Kompromat’ on state TV 

A Russian politician has threatened to “hit Donald Trump with our Kompromat” on state TV. 

Speaking on Russia-24, Nikita Isaev, leader of the far-right New Russia Movement, said the compromising material should be released in retaliation over the closure of several Russian diplomatic compounds across the US. 

When asked whether Russia has such material, Mr Isaev, who is also director of the Russian Institute of Contemporary Economics, replied: “Of course we have it!”

Russian politician says ‘let’s hit Trump with our Kompromat’ on state TV | The Independent

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