U.S. sanctions Russia over attempts to hack energy grid, NotPetya
The sanctions come after the NotPetya attack and persistent attempts to break into the U.S. energy grid.
Guilty plea for Canadian charged in 2014 Yahoo hacking case
Karim Baratov, a 22-year-old Kazakhstan-born Canadian citizen, was arrested in Toronto in March before waiving his right to fight extradition to the U.S. earlier this year.
The confrontation that fueled the fallout between Kaspersky and the U.S. government
“This was a clear signal from the FSB to the U.S. to get off their intelligence asset,” a senior U.S. official told CyberScoop
FBI needs to show its Kaspersky cards or fold
Op-Ed: The government can’t argue anymore that it’s protecting sources and methods. If they are correct about Kaspersky, Russian intelligence already knows what they know.
Canadian allegedly paid by FSB officers to breach Yahoo will be extradited to U.S.
22-year-old Karim Baratov was arrested in March by Toronto police for breaching Yahoo multiple times between 2014 and 2016.
Spearphishing attacks on energy firms tied to years-long global hacking operation
A recent barrage of well-crafted phishing emails aimed at energy companies is tied to a years-long international campaign to steal user credentials and gather intelligence.