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In 2016, using hacker persona “Guccifer 2.0,” the U.S. said Russian intelligence outfit GRU leaked stolen documents into the public domain and “relayed material to WikiLeaks,” a whistleblowing organization that denies the accusations. The country, it is alleged, launched a similar scheme during the French ...
WASHINGTON — The weakest link in any local voting system is that one county clerk who's been on the job for three days and opens up an email file that could take down the whole system. The head of every U.S. intelligence agency says Russia attempted to penetrate elections systems nationwide during the 2016 ...

Wiltshire Police denies reports it suffered cyber attack by 'Russian hackers' ... Council workers were unable to access emails on certain devices, leading to reports the measures were being taken due to an “attack from Russian hackers”. ... What is the evidence Russia was behind nerve agent attack on spy?
Russian hackers penetrated the US civilian aviation system in early 2017 as part of a broad assault on the nation's sensitive infrastructure, ... The accusations that Russia was behind the cyberattacks on US infrastructure came as the Trump administration targeted Russians with sanctions for alleged ...
The Czech Republic's top court says that the country's justice minister cannot rule in the extradition case of an alleged Russian hacker until it deals with his complaint against the court approval of the extradition. In a decision that was made available Tuesday, the Constitutional Court says it will rule on the ...

Congress has done little in response to last year's reports from the Department of Homeland Security that Russian hackers tried to breach election systems in ... asked for a $300 million boost to the FBI's efforts to counteract any attempts by Russia to manipulate social media to influence American elections.
Kurt Baumgartner, a researcher at Moscow-based Kaspersky found cyberespionage tools believed to have been created by intelligence agencies of the US and Russia this winter. Colorado native, Mr Baumgartner found evidence of the US and Russia sharing the same space on one Chinese computer.

The 29-year-old blonde-haired Russian hacker at the center of the intrigue surrounding the Kremlin's cyberattacks on the 2016 U.S. presidential election ... rogue hackers turned government agents, and allegations of Russia's multilayered plot to interfere in the U.S. elections reveals much about Russia's ...
Czech Justice Minister Robert Pelikan has said he will decide whether to extradite alleged Russian hacker Yevgeny Nikulin to the United States or Russia based primarily on where the most serious crimes were committed. Pelikan told the Czech Chamber of Deputies he will also take into account which ...
Over the past weekend, The Washington Post reported that US intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian hackers not only attempted to disrupt the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, but sought to frame North Korea for that attack. That leaked confirmation of Russia's involvement in the operation, ...
Indicting Hackers Made China Behave, But Russia Will Be Harder ... On Friday, Special Counsel Robert Mueller released the indictment of the "Internet Research Agency LLC," also known as the Russian troll factory, and a ... When it comes to the Russians, the United States won't get such a sweet deal.
Unknown hackers stole 339.5 million roubles ($6 million, €4.8 million) from a Russian bank using the global payment network SWIFT, the country's central bank admitted on Friday. The cyberattack took place sometime last year, officials wrote at the bottom of a report on digital thefts in the Russian banking ...
The Trump administration accused Russia on Thursday of engineering a series of cyberattacks that targeted American and European nuclear power plants ... In the following months, according to a Department of Homeland Security report issued on Thursday, Russian hackers made their way to machines ...
Officials in Washington say that Russian hackers are in the midst of a widespread attack on crucial components of U.S. infrastructure, according to a ... The report is damning confirmation of what has for months been suspected: that hackers in Russia are capable of infiltrating and compromising vital systems ...
"Since at least March 2016, Russian government cyber actors—hereafter referred to as 'threat actors'—targeted government entities and multiple U.S. critical infrastructure sectors, including the energy, nuclear, commercial facilities, water, aviation, and critical manufacturing sectors," reads the warning.


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