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Oct 06, 2018
Russia military intelligence accused of hacking weapons database at The Hague; Moscow's 'cyber troops' face global criticismThe skills of Russia's hackers today developed from a tradition of excellent computing and programming skills dating back to the Soviet era. Many young Russians now may choose to work for the military and secret services for reasons of patriotism, some may still be more interested in the money.
Mar 01, 2018
German government computer network brought under control after an isolated attack that breached securityGerman security sources said authorities had been aware of the incident for some time, but denied media reports.
Feb 15, 2018
Russia denies allegations from UK about involvement in the 'NotPetya' cyberattack last yearBritain blamed Russia on Thursday for a cyber-attack last year, publicly pointing the finger at Moscow for spreading a virus disrupting companies.
Jan 14, 2018
Russian hacking group is actively targeting US Senate's internal email system since June 2017The report focuses on the efforts of a hacking group called "Pawn Storm" — "an extremely active espionage actor group" more commonly known as "Fancy Bear".
Dec 24, 2017
In a campaign that lasted multiple years, Russian hackers targeted journalists from across the worldThe Committee to Protect Journalists said the wide net cast by Fancy Bear underscores efforts by governments worldwide to use hacking against journalists.
Nov 27, 2017
FBI did not inform many US officials about the Russian Fancy Bear hacking attacksNearly 80 interviews with Americans targeted by Fancy Bear, a Russian government-aligned cyberespionage group, turned up only two cases in which the FBI had provided a heads-up
Nov 02, 2017
Russia's interference not restricted to US election, hackers also targeted defence contractors, NATO generalsThe hackers who upended the US presidential election had ambitions well beyond Hillary Clinton's campaign according to a previously unpublished digital hit list.
Jul 27, 2017
By using fake Facebook accounts, Russian intelligence attempted to spy on Macron's campaignFacebook accounts were created to conduct surveillance on Macron campaign officials as he sought to defeat Marine Le Pen in the election.
Jul 22, 2017
Microsoft is using lawyers to take on Russian hacking group Fancy Bear: ReportMicrosoft was using lawyers to take on the hacker group known as Fancy Bear, accusing it of computer intrusion, cybersquatting and infringing on Microsoft's trademarks.
Mar 26, 2017
Germany defended against two hacking attacks in 2016 by Russian hackersGermany last year warded off two cyber attacks by APT28, a top official said Friday, referring to a Russian hacking group also dubbed "Fancy Bear" that experts say successfully targeted Hillary Clinton's U.S. election campaign.