Snowden applies for dual US-Russian citizenship
Former National Security Agency (NSA) whistleblower Edward Snowden has applied for dual US-Russian citizenship, he wrote on his Twitter account on Monday.
"After years of separation from our parents, …
Interpol notes transition to outsourcing among cybercriminals
Cybercrime has shifted to outsourcing in the past few years, Chief of the National Central Bureau of Interpol of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia, Major General of Police Alexander …
DPR initiates extraordinary meeting of Contact Group to deescalate situation in Donbass
The self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) suggests the Contact Group on the settlement of the situation in eastern Ukraine hold an extraordinary meeting on September 9 in a bid to …
Facebook, Twitter take down accounts allegedly linked to Russian state actors
US social networks Facebook and Twitter removed or suspended a number of accounts allegedly linked to Russian state actors for engaging in "coordinated inauthentic behavior."
According to Facebook, …
Russian national arrested in US for conspiracy to commit cyber attack
Russian citizen Egor Kriuchkov has been arrested in Los Angeles, California for alleged conspiracy to commit a cyber crime, the US Justice Department noted in a statement Tuesday.
According to the …
Telegram’s Durov accuses Apple of creating myths about App store to fool users
Founder of Telegram Pavel Durov has slammed Apple for cheating their customers by manufacturing unfounded myths about App Store, Durov wrote in his Telegram channel.
In particular, the entrepreneur …
Claims on cyber attacks won’t hurt Russian economy
Russia’s authorities don’t use the services of hackers and the allegations of this sort won’t harm the country’s economy, Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said in an …
Russia invites US to discuss rules in cyberspace
Russia is interested in forging bilateral agreements with the United States on how to co-exist and interact in cyberspace, Russian Special Presidential Envoy for International Cooperation in …
Estonia will not give in to pressure over Russia's Sputnik news agency
The Estonian authorities will not give in to pressure in the situation around Russia's Sputnik news agency, Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu said on Thursday.
"Estonia will not give in to …
Threats to Russia’s cybersecurity are permanent
Russia’s initiatives for creating mechanisms of maintaining cybersecurity have remained unanswered for the time being, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov told the media on …