Samsung Galaxy S8 vs. Note 8: Difference explained
Samsung managed to get through the problems and will relaunch the handset as the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 FE on July 7. The original Galaxy Note 7 was lauded heavily by fans and critics when it first arrived a year ago .
New highly virulent strain of ransomware cripples networks
Ukrainian delivery network Nova Poshta halted service to clients after its network was infected, the company said on Facebook. The US Department of Homeland Security said it was monitoring the attacks and coordinating with other countries.
The official explained that JNPT is trying to help the company, but there is little that others can do as the problem is with the systems.
Several companies and government institutions across the globe also fell prey to the attack that began in Ukraine. "We can confirm that on Tuesday, June 27, AP Moller-Maersk was hit as part of a cyber attack named Petya, affecting multiple sites and select business units", Maersk said in a tweet. "We will update when we have more information", the spokesperson said in a written statement issued globally.
A major global cyber-attack on Tuesday disrupted computers at Russia's biggest oil company, Ukrainian banks and multinational firms with a virus similar to the ransomware thatlast month infected more than 300,000 computers, according to Reuters.
The "Petya" ransomware has caused disruption at firms across the USA and Europe including advertising giant WPP, French construction materials company Saint-Gobain and Russian steel and oil firms Evraz and Rosneft.
Asian business have been reporting that they have fallen victim to the major global ransomware cyber-attack which swept through Europe and the United States on Tuesday.