RFE/RL: U.S. releases cybersecurity advisory on new 'Drovorub' Russian malwareThe 45-page advisory is an "extensive, technical analysis on specific threats."
11:55, 14 August 2020
Hacking the hackers: Russian group hijacked Iranian spying operation, officials say – mediaThe hacking campaign, the extent of which has not been previously revealed, was most active in the Middle East but also targeted organizations in Britain.
10:59, 21 October 2019
Global leader in cybersecurity ESET discovers new type of banking trojans stealing cryptocurrencyIt is used to steal cryptocurrency via a technique that monitors clipboard content for cryptocurrency wallet data.
19:15, 03 October 2019
"LPR" reportedly behind recent phishing attack on Ukraine govt agencies, military – threat researchThe malware is spread via emails with malicious LNK files with PowerShell scripts designed to download a second-stage payload from the command and control server.
17:30, 17 April 2019
Nothing sacred: Russian spies tried hacking Orthodox clergy - APThe nexus between Russia’s intelligence and religious establishments survived the 1991 fall of the Soviet Union and the KGB’s reorganization into the FSB, according to Moscow-based political analyst Dmitry Oreshkin.
18:30, 27 August 2018
Reuters: U.S., UK accuse Russian government-backed hackers in global cyber campaignU.S. and British officials said the infected routers could be used to launch future offensive cyber operations.
21:25, 16 April 2018
U.S. National Intelligence chief predicts Russia's bolder cyber attacks on Ukraine next yearRussian intelligence and security services are expected to continue to probe U.S. and allied critical infrastructures next year.
20:57, 06 March 2018
Russia steals U.S. cyber capabilities via antivirus software - media<p>Russian government hackers lifted details of U.S. cyber capabilities from a National Security Agency employee who was running Russian antivirus software on his computer, according to several individuals familiar with the matter, according to the Washington Post.</p>
10:40, 06 October 2017
Russia targets NATO soldiers' smartphones – WSJ<p>Russia has opened a new battlefront with NATO, according to Western military officials, by exploiting a point of vulnerability for almost all allied soldiers: their personal smartphones, The Wall Street Journal reports.</p>
15:40, 04 October 2017
Russia spied on Latvian politicians, journalists and state institutions - security chief<p>Last year, Russia engaged in cyber espionage against certain Latvian politicians, journalists, and government agencies, according to Janis Maizitis, Head of the Constitution Protection Bureau, Latvia’s national security authority, Delfi reports.</p>
13:05, 29 March 2017