Microsoft seizes internet domains linked to GRU cyberattacks against Ukraine

Written by Joe Warminsky Apr 8, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Microsoft says it has shut down internet infrastructure that Russian state-backed hackers used to attack the networks of organizations in Ukraine…

Against backdrop of Russian-Ukraine war, researchers witness flurry of nation-aligned hacking

Written by AJ Vicens Mar 8, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Hackers believed to be associated with the governments of Russia, Belarus and China are targeting Ukraine, Poland and European governments, researchers…

APTs quiet ahead of Beijing games, but financially motivated hackers are still lurking, research says

Written by Tonya Riley Jan 26, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP State-sponsored hacking groups have been uncharacteristically quiet leading up to the Olympic Games next month in Beijing. Researchers say there’s one…

Researchers Uncover Prolific Hacker-for-Hire Group

Researchers Uncover Prolific Hacker-for-Hire Group Trend Micro has revealed details of a new Russian-speaking cyber-mercenary group responsible for at least 3500 victims over the past six years. Dubbed “Void Balaur” after…

Researchers say new group of Russian cyber mercenaries targets 'a mixed bag' — including on its home soil

Written by Tonya Riley Nov 10, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Trend Micro said on Wednesday it has discovered a new Russian-language cyber mercenary group that has been going after targets ranging…