updated Tue. January 3, 2023
March 20, 2018
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 FrenchÃâÃÂ ...
Fairfield Daily Republic
March 20, 2018
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 2016ÃâÃÂ ...
March 19, 2018
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?
South China Morning Post
March 17, 2018
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 allegedÃâÃÂ ...
March 13, 2018
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 theÃâÃÂ ...
Jackson Clarion Ledger
March 11, 2018
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.
March 10, 2018
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.
March 5, 2018
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'sÃâÃÂ ...
March 2, 2018
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 whichÃâÃÂ ...
February 27, 2018
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,ÃâÃÂ ...
February 18, 2018
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.
February 16, 2018
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 bankingÃâÃÂ ...
New York Times
December 31, 1999
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 machinesÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
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 systemsÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
"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.