Tags Belarus

Belarus: Cyber upstart, or Russian staging ground?

by Gavin Wilde, Justin Sherman • 5 days ago

The White House needs to watch the growing cyber integration between Belarus and the Kremlin.

Mandiant links Belarus to Ghostwriter campaign, which leaked stolen data and pushed disinformation

by AJ Vicens • 2 months ago

The effort has boosted anti-NATO messaging and appeared similar to Russian disinformation outfits.

Turnabout: It looks like phone-cracking company Cellebrite had its own vulnerabilities exposed

by Tim Starks • 9 months ago

Signal uncovered the apparent security gaps in a company that makes a living breaking into smarphones.

Before targeting Belarus, Eastern Europe-focused hackers flew under the radar

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

Despite the explosion of security firms that track state-linked hackers, a significant amount of that activity goes unnoticed.

Networking firm Sandvine cancels Belarus contract, citing ‘custom code’ that aided censorship

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 year ago

The episode highlights the role that software and cybersecurity firms can quietly play in the violation of human rights.

Twitter, VPN services in Belarus disrupted during violent crackdown

by Jeff Stone • 1 year ago

The mostly peaceful protests represent the largest threat to the authoritarian government since 1994.