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

Written by Joe Warminsky Apr 6, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The U.S. government disrupted a botnet attributable to Russia’s GRU intelligence agency before it could be used for malicious purposes, Attorney…

Russian Ransomware Gangs Might be Collaborating with Chinese Hackers

RAMP is a Russian-language forum that debuted in July 2021 and has drawn a lot of interest from researchers and cybercriminals alike.The forum was created on the same domain that…

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…

Ukraine exposes expansive Russian hacking operation targeting its government, infrastructure

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 4, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Ukraine’s top law enforcement agency published a detailed analysis Thursday outing what it says are Russian hackers and “traitors who sided…

CISA promotes election cybersecurity platform debunking misinformation

CISA has published a trove of information about election cybersecurity and misinformation for Election Day. Voters in dozens of states are heading to the polls today, with crucial gubernatorial races…

450 million cyberattacks attempted on Japan Olympics infrastructure: NTT

The NTT Corporation, which provided wide-ranging telecommunications services and network security for the Olympic & Paralympic Games in Tokyo this summer, said there were more than 450 million attempted cyberattacks…

Notorious Russian ransomware gang Evil Corp. reportedly hit Sinclair Broadcast Group

Written by AJ Vicens Oct 20, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Evil Corp., one of the most notorious and prolific Russian cybercrime groups in recent years with a leader who has been…