RFE/RL: U.S. releases cybersecurity advisory on new 'Drovorub' Russian malware The 45-page advisory is an "extensive, technical analysis on specific threats."
11:55, 14 August 2020
NYT: Democrats warn of possible foreign disinformation plot targeting Congress The letter from the Democrats asked for the FBI to share what it knows with all lawmakers.
13:40, 21 July 2020
MP Derkach releases new tapes: Poroshenko allegedly thanked Biden for handling Onyshchenko The first portion of the recordings was released on May 19, 2020.
21:59, 22 June 2020
U.S. Senate intelligence report backs joint assessment of 2016 Russian meddling – media The committee review said interviews with those involved in drafting the assessment showed that "analysts were under no politically motivated pressure to reach specific conclusions."
23:20, 21 April 2020
FBI official warns Russia "wants to watch us tear ourselves apart" – media The comment comes amid intel briefing controversy.
23:50, 25 February 2020
Painting stolen by Nazis from Ukraine during WW2 to be returned from U.S. The repatriation of the art object became possible due to successful cooperation between diplomats and special agencies of the two states.
10:20, 20 February 2020
Ukraine interference conspiracy was "brought to you by the Kremlin", Schiff tells Senate FBI Director Christopher Wray has also said the bureau has no evidence indicating Ukraine interfered in the 2016 presidential election.
23:10, 24 January 2020
Apple dropped plan for encrypting backups after FBI complained – Reuters Apple's decision not to proceed with end-to-end encryption of iCloud backups made the FBI's job easier.
12:20, 22 January 2020
Ukraine asks FBI for help to probe suspected Russian hack of Burisma – media The Russian special services are suspected of involvement in the attack.
16:21, 16 January 2020
AP: Against all evidence, debunked Ukraine theory endures The idea of Ukrainian interference took root during Trump's presidential campaign, was spread online and then amplified by Russian President Vladimir Putin before some of America's elected officials made it their truth.
23:15, 13 January 2020
FBI Director Wray: Ukraine did not interfere with 2016 U.S. election Wray also cautioned that election interference is still a concern moving into 2020.
11:00, 10 December 2019
FBI-wanted cybercriminal detained in Kyiv extradited to U.S. under fast-track procedure This is the first case when the fast-track extradition procedure was used.
13:07, 21 November 2019
Lithuanian wanted by FBI for cybercrimes put in custody in Kyiv, awaiting extradition He is suspected of embezzlement of US$6 million from the accounts of U.S. financial institutions, stealing personal data, and money laundering.
15:20, 12 November 2019
DOJ opens criminal inquiry into own investigation of Russia meddling in U.S. elex – media The move is likely to open the attorney general to accusations that he is trying to deliver a political victory for President Trump who has long sought to undermine the Russia investigation, attacking it as a hoax.
18:50, 26 October 2019
Ukrainian intelligence, MFA returning from U.S. Ivan the Terrible painting stolen by Nazis during WW2 It was the first case of productive cooperation at the official state level between the two countries in the return of objects cultural heritage illegally taken from Ukraine.
09:00, 10 September 2019
U.S. Senator asks FBI to look into FaceApp FaceApp's location in Russia raises questions regarding how and when the company provides access to the data of U.S. citizens to third parties.
15:40, 18 July 2019
Roger Stone indicted on charges brought by Mueller – CNN He was indicted Thursday by a federal grand jury in the District of Columbia on seven counts, including one count of obstruction of an official proceeding, five counts of false statements, and one count of witness tampering.
15:20, 25 January 2019
FBI investigated how Trump's actions seemed to benefit Russia – CNN FBI agents and senior officials began to suspect connections between Trump and Russia during the 2016 campaign but pushed off an investigation partially because they were unsure how to execute such a massive and sensitive operation, sources say.
16:00, 12 January 2019
FBI tried to flip Russian oligarchs – NYT In the estimation of American officials, Oleg Deripaska, a Russian oligarch with close ties to the Kremlin, has faced credible accusations of extortion, bribery and even murder. Agents also thought he might make a good source.
13:40, 03 September 2018
GOP lawmaker: Russian meddling fanned the flames in Charlottesville – media Garrett, a member of the House Homeland Security and Foreign Affairs committees, said that Russian interference is "seeking to pit Americans against Americans to undermine confidence in Western-style democracies."
12:40, 12 August 2018