Russia has been at war with Ukraine for years – in cyberspace

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Russian President Vladimir Putin walks through a hall in the building housing Russia’s GRU military intelligence service. Dmitry Astakhov, Sputnik, Government Pool Photo via AP Maggie…

The Ukraine war could provide a cyberwarfare manual for Chinese generals eyeing Taiwan

Written by Tim Starks and AJ Vicens Jul 5, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Military leaders around the world are closely watching Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, which just entered its fifth month,…

Cybersecurity experts question Microsoft's Ukraine report

Written by Suzanne Smalley Jul 1, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Microsoft President Brad Smith spent much of last Wednesday traveling across Washington to promote his company’s sweeping report on the current…

NATO to create cyber rapid response force, increase cyber defense aid to Ukraine

Written by Suzanne Smalley Jun 29, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP NATO announced plans Wednesday for a commitment to create a rapid response cyber force and to bolster military partnerships with civil…

Cyber Command urges private sector to share intelligence, aid defensive digital operations

Written by Suzanne Smalley Jun 27, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP U.S. Cyber Command wants more tech companies and others on the front lines of the global fight to secure the internet…

Mixed results for Russia's aggressive Ukraine information war, experts say

Written by Suzanne Smalley Jun 16, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A top Ukrainian cybersecurity official said this week that the Russian campaign to wrest control over internet and phone networks in…

How Ukraine has defended itself against cyberattacks – lessons for the US

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  As missiles rain down on Ukraine’s telecommunications infrastructure, including Kyiv’s TV tower, hackers have been attacking in cyberspace. Sergei Supinsky/AFP via Getty Images Robert Peacock, Florida…

Russia is using an onslaught of cyber attacks to undermine Ukraine’s defence capabilities

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Mamoun Alazab, Charles Darwin University As Ukrainian cities come under air attack from Russian forces, the country has also suffered the latest blows in an ongoing…

Russia escalates threats against West in response to cyberattacks

Written by Suzanne Smalley Jun 9, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A Russian official threatened the West on Thursday, asserting that a “direct military clash” could result if Western governments continue to…

Former Marine, cyber exec Nate Fick selected as State's inaugural cyber ambassador

Written by Suzanne Smalley Jun 1, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The cybersecurity executive, former Marine and author Nathaniel Fick has been selected as the State Department’s inaugural Ambassador-at-Large for Cyberspace and…