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…

Hacktivist personas back latest GhostWriter disinfo op targeting Poland, Ukraine

Written by AJ Vicens Jun 30, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The Belarusian government-linked GhostWriter disinformation campaign tried in mid-June to push a rumor that Ukrainian male refugees in Poland would be…

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…

Pro-Russia Killnet Group Hit Top Lithuanian websites with Massive DDoS Attacks

The attack seems to be a retaliatory effort from Killnet following the diplomatic tensions between the two countries. Pro-Russia threat actors Killnet have targeted Lithuania government institutions and networks in…

Research questions potentially dangerous implications of Ukraine's IT Army

Written by AJ Vicens Jun 22, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP The European Union and NATO are not fully grappling with the potential consequences of Ukraine’s IT Army, a volunteer group that…

CISA Warns of Russia-Sponsored Threats to Critical Infrastructure

Security Intelligence – Security Intelligence – CISA Warns of Russia-Sponsored Threats to Critical Infrastructure Home&nbsp/ News CISA Warns of Russia-Sponsored Threats to Critical Infrastructure Share Cybersecurity authorities from the United…

President Putin’s Economic Forum Speech Delayed due to DDoS Attack

The Russian Economic Forum was taking place in St. Petersburg when its proceedings were stalled due to a DDoS attack. A Distributed Denial of Service attack (DDoS attack) disrupted the…

Former Mandiant exec tapped to run ODNI cyber threat intelligence center, CTIIC

Written by Suzanne Smalley Jun 21, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A former executive for the cybersecurity company Mandiant began work last month as the director of the Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration…

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…