Cyber-crimes in Russia pose threat to national security
A recently reported increase in the number of cyber-crimes in Russia poses a threat to the national security, a senior official with the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office told TASS.
"In the …
Russia rejects US media fabrications on link to cyber-attack on Colonial Pipeline
Russia strongly rejects baseless fabrications of some US journalists on its role in a cyber-attack on top US fuel pipeline operator Colonial Pipeline, the Russian Embassy in the United States said in …
Russian woman gets 12 years behind bars for handing over confidential data to Ukraine
The Sevastopol City Court has sentenced Russian citizen Galina Dovgopolaya to 12 years in prison after finding her guilty of high treason for collecting confidential information for the Ukrainian …
DDoS attacks on Russian online retailers double in 2020
The number of DDoS attacks on Russian online retailers nearly doubled in 2020 compared to the previous year, the Rostelecom-Solar cyber security company said in a statement.
"Online retail business …
Telegram can now move chat history from WhatsApp and other apps
Telegram has rolled out an iOS update which allows to move chat history from WhatsApp and other apps.
"Move your message history from other apps such as WhatsApp, Line and KakaoTalk to Telegram," the …
Russia officially denies involvement in hacker attacks on US institutions
Moscow is not involved in hacker attacks on US government bodies and companies, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Monday.
"Russia is not involved in such attacks, namely this one. We …
US Nuclear Security Administration unaffected by cyberattack
The US National Nuclear Security Administration was not affected by a recent cyberattack on the US Department of Energy (DOE), spokesperson Shaylyn Hynes said.
In a statement received by TASS she …
Trump’s adviser cuts short European tour amid reports of cyberattacks
Robert O’Brien, the national security adviser for US President Donald Trump, had to cut short his visit to several European countries due to a massive cyberattack on US government agencies, the …
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 …
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 …