Belarus: Cyber upstart, or Russian staging ground?
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
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
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
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
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
The mostly peaceful protests represent the largest threat to the authoritarian government since 1994.