Report: APT28 breached German foreign and defense ministries
The Russian group infamous for hacking the DNC successfully breached German government agencies, German media report.
Western allies consider offensive cyberwarfare agreement as Russia launches plan for ‘independent internet’
The agreement, being hammered out by the Denmark, Germany, Norway, Spain, The Netherlands, United Kingdom and United States, may be solidified by 2019.
Charges of political hacking emerge as major German federal election approaches
Another election, another information campaign with Russian ties.
Russia and U.S. to create 'working group' to discuss election hacking
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Trump accepted Putin's statement that Russia did not meddle in U.S. elections.
Hacking against France's Macron previews dangers for other major European elections
“If this is APT28, then they have not abandoned this tool. We can anticipate they’ll continue to use it until the consequences for these actions are greater.”
It finally happened: Criminals exploit SS7 vulnerabilities, prompting concerns about 2FA
Cybersecurity researchers warned us that it would happen. Earlier this year, hackers were able to remotely pilfer German bank accounts by taking advantage of vulnerabilities evident in an important yet outdated communications protocol known as Signaling System 7, or SS7.