War in Ukraine
Firefighters work on a fire on a building after bombings on the eastern Ukraine town of Chuguiv on Feb. 24, 2022, as Russian armed forces are trying to invade Ukraine from several directions. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP via Getty Images)

War in Ukraine

Russia declared war against Ukraine on Feb. 24., 2022. Before, during and after the military campaign began, the CyberScoop staff has been tracking the cyber dimensions of the conflict.

Russia declared war against Ukraine on Feb. 24. Before, during and after the military campaign began, the CyberScoop staff has been tracking the cyber dimensions of the conflict.

A year after Russia’s invasion, the scope of cyberwar in Ukraine comes into focus

The Ukraine war has inspired a defensive cyber effort that government officials and technology executives describe as unprecedented.

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GitHub disables pro-Russian hacktivist DDoS pages

NoName057 used the software development platform to carry out DDoS attacks on targets in a variety of NATO nations.


Notorious Russian hacking group appears to resurface with fresh cyberattacks on Ukraine

The group’s first known activity in Ukraine after Russia’s invasion registered dormant domains in order to obscure their attacks.


Russian hackers attempted to breach petroleum refining company in NATO country, researchers say

The Russian hacking group Trident Ursa is mostly known for phishing campaigns targeting organizations in NATO states.


NSA cyber director warns of Russian digital assaults on global energy sector

The agency’s cyber director, Rob Joyce, also said he’s worried that TikTok has the ability to conduct ‘large scale influence.’


White House cyber official advocates nimbler NATO to confront digital threats

White House official Anne Neuberger met with NATO officials in Rome to help craft plans to more rapidly respond to cyberthreats.


Notorious Russian military hacking crew behind October ransomware attacks on Ukraine, Poland

Researchers at Microsoft said a ransomware attack on transportation and logistics companies was the work of Russian military intelligence


NSA cyber chief says Ukraine war is compelling more intelligence sharing with industry

Rob Joyce, head of the NSA Cybersecurity Directorate, said “what we know is often not sensitive, it is how we know it.”

Dmitri Alperovitch on Taiwan, China and Putin’s probing cyberattacks

The former CrowdStrike executive and co-founder of Silverado Policy Accelerator says Americans need to understand Taiwan’s strategic value.


How one group of ‘fellas’ is winning the meme war in support of Ukraine

The NAFO movement has become an important component of the information war playing out online between Russia and Ukraine.