A mural near the Giraffe shopping mall depicting two girls drawing a lightning bolt in the colors of the Ukrainian flag on September 25, 2023 in Bucha, Ukraine. (Photo by Andrii Nesterenko/Global Images Ukraine via Getty Images)

Russian hacking operations target Ukrainian law enforcement

Ukrainian officials say Russian hackers targeted counter-intelligence and law enforcement data during the first half of this year.
People walk among the damage to an industrial area in Kyiv following a morning missile strike that left one person dead and two wounded on Jan. 26 in Kyiv. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Russia’s Sandworm hackers blamed in fresh Ukraine malware attack

Researches believe the destructive malware is the work of Sandworm, a Russian military unit suspected in a series of Ukrainian cyberattacks.
Merrick Garland
Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks about a significant firearms trafficking enforcement action during a news conference at the Justice Department on April 1, 2022. (Photo by OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP via Getty Images)

US says it disrupted Russian botnet ‘before it could be weaponized’

The botnet was being assembled by Russia's foreign intelligence agency, the GRU, Attorney General Merrick Garland said at a news conference.
Anne Neuberger, White House
Deputy national security adviser Anne Neuberger, speaks during the daily briefing at the White House on Feb. 18, 2022. (Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images)

White House attributes Ukraine DDoS incidents to Russia’s GRU

Anne Neuberger says the Biden administration has technical details linking the Russian spy agency to disruptions of Ukrainian banking and government websites.
General view of the Norwegian Parliament is seen on October 13, 2020 as the Norwegian Government said it believes that Russia is behind a cyberattack on the Norwegian Parliament, in Oslo, Norway. (Photo by ORN E. BORGEN/NTB/AFP via Getty Images)

US, UK accuse Russian military hackers of battering-ram password attacks against hundreds of targets

The targets of Fancy Bear's brute force attacks include both government agencies and the private sector, the advisory alleges.