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Report: Obama admin planted cyber 'bombs' inside Russian infrastructure

by Ryan Johnston • 2 months ago

The Obama Administration reportedly planned a covert cyber operation as part of their Russian sanctions issued in December 2016 to punish Moscow for interference in the 2016 Presidential election.

Hackers are just doing their patriotic duty, according to Putin

by Ryan Johnston • 3 months ago

Russian President Vladimir Putin declares that Russia has never hacked another state, but doesn't condemn "patriotic" citizens who might take it upon themselves to do so

How phishing emails sent by Russian hackers produce propaganda

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

A new research report authored by the Citizen Lab shows that hackers with suspected ties to the Russian government play a vital part in international disinformation campaigns.

Russian hackers targeted Obama's aides as early as 2007, and attempts continue, report says

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

Russia’s preeminent cyber espionage group, known as APT28 or Fancy Bear, heavily targeted former U.S. President Barack Obama’s staff while they campaigned for office in 2008, according to newly published research by U.S.-based cybersecurity firm Area 1 Security.

FBI Director: U.S. should expect Russian interference in 2018, 2020 elections

by Chris Bing • 5 months ago

James Comey expects that Russian intelligence services will launch hacking and influence operations against the 2018 congressional and 2020 presidential elections after finding success in 2016.

Here's how the FBI's most wanted cybercriminal hacks his targets

by Chris Bing • 5 months ago

Alexsey Belan has repeatedly taken advantage of self-inflicted security mistakes made by private companies to compromise targets.

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