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Microsoft ties January Ukraine attack to notorious Sandworm group

by Tonya Riley • 2 months ago

Expect to see more attacks, Microsoft says.

State Department announces $10M bounty for Russian intelligence hackers behind NotPetya

by Suzanne Smalley • 2 months ago

The State Department is offering $10 million for the location of six Russian intelligence officers in the Sandworm unit.

Russian hackers thwarted in attempt to take out electrical grid, Ukrainians say

by AJ Vicens • 3 months ago

Russian losses near Kyiv and a looming onslaught in eastern Ukraine may be a factor in the attack, a Ukrainian official said.

DOJ's Sandworm operation raises questions about how far feds can go to disarm botnets

by Suzanne Smalley • 3 months ago

The Department of Justice and FBI announced they used remote access technology to shut down a Sandworm botnet.

US says it disrupted Russian botnet 'before it could be weaponized'

by Joe Warminsky • 3 months ago

The botnet was being assembled by Russia's foreign intelligence agency, the GRU, Attorney General Merrick Garland said at a news conference.

Sandworm-linked botnet has another piece of hardware in its sights

by Joe Warminsky • 3 months ago

The CyclopsBlink malware is now targeting internet routers from hardware maker ASUS, Trend Micro researchers said.