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…

Cyberattacks have yet to play a significant role in Russia’s battlefield operations in Ukraine – cyberwarfare experts explain the likely reasons

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  There is little evidence that Russia has coordinated cyber operations with conventional military operations in Ukraine. Russian Defense Ministry Press Service via AP Nadiya Kostyuk, Georgia…

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…

SolarWinds Attackers Spotted Using New Tactics, Malware

One year after the disruptive supply-chain attacks, researchers have observed two new clusters of activity from the Russia-based actors that signal a significant threat may be brewing. One year after…

Two Iranian hackers charged in sprawling effort to interfere in 2020 U.S. election

Written by AJ Vicens Nov 18, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP Two Iranian nationals engaged in a sprawling effort to interfere in the 2020 U.S. elections — including by gaining access to…

#BHEU: How to Create a Safe and Democratic Digital Infrastructure

#BHEU: How to Create a Safe and Democratic Digital Infrastructure Liberal nations must act now to ensure the digital ecosystem operates in a way that is conducive to democratic values.…

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…

Secondary Infektion, a Russian disinformation outfit, impersonated Swedish lawmaker

Written by Jeff Stone Oct 27, 2021 | CYBERSCOOP A suspected Russian disinformation campaign used manipulated images and fabricated internet personas to promote false narratives online in an effort to…

Ransomware has proliferated because it's 'largely uncontested', says GCHQ boss

GCHQ director Sir Jeremy Fleming. Image: Getty If you’ve wondered why ransomware has proliferated in recent years, it’s because until recently it has remained unchallenged, according to Sir Jeremy Fleming,…

New cyber-attack model helps hackers time the next Stuxnet

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Disabling a country’s electricity with the click of a button. usairforce Akshat Rathi, The Conversation Of the many tricks used by the world’s greatest military strategists,…