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Russia stole the passwords of 50 million users

For the past seven to eight months, we have been constantly reading or listening to Russia’s negative involvement in cybersecurity. Now, the latest that has been published by Group-IB claims Moscow’s involvement in the password stealing of over 50 million users. Yes, according to a report compiled after analyzing over 34 telegram groups’ involvement in […]

Russian Cyberwar targeted 42 countries that support Ukraine

Russian war with Ukraine seems to be never ending and news is now out that state sponsored threat actors have targeted about 42 countries and 128 government agencies so far that were supporting Kyiv with essentials, ammunition and finances. United States along with the UK are urging Zelensky to conduct a dialog with Putin for […]

Russian Cyber Attack acts as a wake-up call for Commercial Satellite Operators

Russia launched a cyber attack on a private satellite operator called KA-SAT Network, just after it started an invasion of Ukraine 8 months ago. Though the attack disrupted thousands of routers across the Zelensky led nation, it did some good as many commercial firms offering satellite-based services treated this attack as a wake-up call to […]

Now Russia and China companies face data breaches

Russian streaming platform ‘START’ has admitted that a portion of data from its 2021 database was stolen by hackers, who are now distributing some samples to affirm their claims. START has acknowledged the cyber attack that could have led to the leak of info such as email ids, usernames and phone numbers. The only good […]

Russia launched DDoS attack on Ukraine Nuclear Plant

Ukraine Nuclear Plant was targeted by a DDoS cyber attack launched by a group of cyber hackers. And details are in that the digital assault was launched by the Kremlin-funded ‘People’s Cyber Army’. Getting deep into the details, Ukraine’s Energoatom has released a press statement dismissing rumors that the whole of its power plant was […]

Russia to end cyber-attacks on Ukraine after talks with the West

Russia has been waging a war on Ukraine for the past 7 months and neither of the both parties seem to be interested in solving the issue through a dialogue. But according to a western newspaper, The Mirror, a senior Russian diplomat, who is closely associated with Vladimir Putin, seems to have sought western help […]

Russia launching wiper malware cyber attacks against Ukraine

After almost 6 months of war with Ukraine, Russia seems to have hit it digitally and so is reportedly launching wiper cyber attacks that could clean off data on the targeted computers on a permanent note. Revealing the same at the Black Hat USA 2022 Security conference, Thomas Hegel and Juan Andres Guerrero, both working […]

Russia Killnet hackers launch a cyber attack on US Lockheed Martin

Killnet Hacking group in Russia has launched a sophisticated cyber attack on arms supplier Lockheed Martin of America. And the news is out that the threat actors infiltrated the network of the supplier of M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) as is continuously supplying arms and ammunition to Ukraine on request from the Biden […]

Microsoft stops Windows 10 and 11 updates in Russia

Russia might soon start facing a lot of cyber troubles as most of the computers operating in the region are not been able to grasp updates, as the technology giant from America has chosen to skip up the entire region from now on, regarding software patches. In March 2022, as soon as Russian started an […]

Russia Ukraine War ejects cyber attack concerns in the Britain

After the cyber attack on the British Army’s Twitter and YouTube feed, the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has issued a warning against Russian hacking efforts on National Infrastructure. The cyber arm of GCHQ is urging organizations to give regular breaks to the frontline cyber workforce to recharge, as the work pressure will quadruple in […]

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