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NSA calls out Russian military hackers targeting mail relay software

by Shannon Vavra • 1 week ago

The National Security Agency has issued a rare warning publicly attributing exploitation activity to Russian government hackers working for the GRU.

German intelligence agencies warn of Russian hacking threats to critical infrastructure

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

Investigators earlier this year uncovered evidence of the hackers’ “longstanding compromises” at unnamed companies, according to a confidential memo.

'Turla' spies have been stealing documents from foreign ministries in Eastern Europe, researchers find

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

Turla has a knack for rewriting code and using it to steal state secrets.

Facebook removed Russian propaganda network only after accounts got sloppy

by Jeff Stone • 4 weeks ago

One network belongs to a website reportedly funded by Russia's FSB.

Facebook scrubbed accounts related to QAnon and a designated hate group in April

by Jeff Stone • 1 month ago

The takedowns were part of a broader effort that included not just QAnon, but also inauthentic behavior from Russia, Iran and elsewhere.

Internal EU report on coronavirus disinformation was harsher on China than public release

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

An EU assessment on disinformation and the novel coronavirus was watered down significantly — with some language criticizing the Chinese government removed.

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