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Sandworm

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.
Ukrainian servicemen stand next to the monument in Chernobyl on April 26, 2022 to pay tribute to the firefighters who died during the 1986 Chernobyl disaster. The NotPetya attack knocked Chernobyl’s radiation system offline. (Photo by SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP via Getty Images)

State Department announces $10M bounty for Russian intelligence hackers behind NotPetya

The State Department is offering $10 million for the location of six Russian intelligence officers in the Sandworm unit.
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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.
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