Belarus gov't site hacked to put Lukashenko on "wanted list" Together with the interior minister, he is wanted for "war crimes" as per hackers' edit of the interior ministry's site.
11:05, 04 September 2020
U.S. announces US$1 mln rewards for two Ukrainian hackers In January 2020, a U.S. Secret Service led investigation resulted in a 16-count indictment against Radchenko and Ieremenko.
18:30, 22 July 2020
EU to impose sanctions on Russia hackers for cyber attack on German Bundestag – journalist In particular, sanctions include a travel ban and asset freeze.
14:10, 02 June 2020
Sextortion scammers still shilling with stolen passwords – cybersecurity experts The email includes the potential victim's password as evidence of a hack, but there is more than meets the eye.
14:40, 30 April 2020
Reuters: Russian hackers targeted Ukrainian company at center of impeachment storm Burisma's website had been subject to multiple break-in attempts over the past six months.
09:00, 14 January 2020
Hacking the hackers: Russian group hijacked Iranian spying operation, officials say – media The 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 cryptocurrency It is used to steal cryptocurrency via a technique that monitors clipboard content for cryptocurrency wallet data.
19:15, 03 October 2019
Ukrainian news outlets report hacker attacks on their websites The perpetrators published provocative articles aimed at discrediting the Ukrainian military.
18:28, 28 August 2019
Reuters: ECB shuts down one of its websites after hacker attack Neither ECB internal systems nor market-sensitive data were affected, the bank says.
12:20, 16 August 2019
SBU blocks cyber attack on broadcasting server of Black Sea TV The attack was aimed at disabling key elements of broadcast control and backup.
12:40, 13 August 2019
Russian state-sponsored hackers behind IoT cyberattacks, Microsoft says The firm's security center found that the IoT attacks it spotted all fed back to a server belonging to the STRONTIUM state-sponsored hacking group, also known as Fancy Bear.
12:20, 07 August 2019
Russian FSB hacked: "Largest data breach in its history" Details were revealed of cyber projects that included social media scraping, targeted collection and the "de-anonymization of users of the Tor browser."
12:30, 21 July 2019
"Hybrid war goes on": Chief of Ukraine's General Staff says his Facebook page hacked The breach was used by perpetrators posing as General Muzhenko to post a provocative politically-charged statement.
18:40, 12 May 2019
Facebook sues Ukrainian quiz-makers for stealing user data with malware plugins – media The complaint says the hackers scraped public profile information and non-publicly viewable lists of friends, in addition to serving their own ads instead of official Facebook-approved ones.
11:54, 11 March 2019
Bloomberg: Russian trolls shift strategy to disrupt U.S. election in 2020 While covert efforts to amplify divisive content originated by others isn't a new technique, hackers and trolls seem to be embracing it heavily in advance of the next U.S. presidential election.
13:41, 10 March 2019
Microsoft says Iran-linked hackers targeted businesses: AP The company attributed the attacks to a group it calls Holmium, and which other security researchers call APT33.
12:40, 07 March 2019
Ukrainian official: Hacking intensifies as election nears – AP The presidential election will be a test of Ukraine's capacity for order.
11:50, 14 February 2019
Hundreds of German politicians hacked, excluding those from far-right AfD – media Immediate suspicion will be directed towards Russian state-sponsored hackers.
22:30, 04 January 2019
SBU: Russia makes massive attempts to meddle in future elections in Ukraine through social media The Security Service of Ukraine asks Ukrainian users to be cautious and report such cases.
18:45, 14 December 2018
Hackers accused of ties to Russia hit three companies in Ukraine, Poland – media Investigators at ESET said the group responsible for a series of earlier attacks against the Ukrainian energy sector, which used malicious software known as BlackEnergy, had now developed and used a new malware suite called GreyEnergy.
17:48, 17 October 2018