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Russia’s Shuckworm cyber group launching ongoing attacks on Ukraine

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Malware downloading data logging and other espionage tools aimed at Ukrainian organizations. The Russia-linked cyber group Shuckworm is continuing to target Ukrainian organizations with infostealing malware. According to Symantec’s Threat Hunter Team, part of Broadcom Software, much of the current activity is an extension of attacks that were reported by the Computer Emergency Response Team …

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Killnet hackers announce Russian cyber attacks on UK for standing up to Putin’s war

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HACKER Group Killnet have announced global cyber attacks against a number of countries – including the UK – for standing up to Vladimir Putin’s war in Ukraine. The other countries being targeted by the Russia-linked group are the US, Germany, Italy, Latvia, Romania, Lithuania, Estonia, Poland and Ukraine. The hacktivists claimed to have disrupted the …

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Anonymous Hacked Russian PSCB Commercial Bank and Companies In The Energy Sector

Anonymous Hacked Russian PSCB Commercial Bank and Companies In The Energy Sector

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OpRussia continues, less than a week after my last update Anonymous has hacked other Russian companies and leaked their data via DDoSecrets. The #OpRussia launched by Anonymous on Russia after the criminal invasion of Ukraine continues, the collective claims to have published more than 6 TB of Russian data via DDoSecrets. This is my update …

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DDoS

Ukraine Government and Pro-Ukrainian Sites Hit by DDoS Attacks

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The Computer Emergency Response Team in Ukraine (CERT-UA) has announced that Ukraine government web portals and pro-Ukraine sites are subjected to ongoing DDoS (distributed denial of service) attacks. They don’t currently know who is behind these attacks. The attack involves injecting a malicious JavaScript (JS)—officially named “BrownFlood”—into compromised WordPress sites, arming them with the ability …

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Russia of using Phosphorus Bombs

Ukraine Accuses Russia of using Phosphorus Bombs – Ombudsman

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Ukraine accuses Russia of using phosphorus bombs – ombudsman Article influenced from the original post by The Mirror Ukraine’s human rights ombudswoman accused Russia on Sunday of using banned phosphorus munitions in an overnight attack on the town of Popasna in Ukraine’s eastern Luhansk region. Reuters had reported they were not immediately able to verify …

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Anonymous #OpRussia Thousands of Sites Hacked, Data Leaks and More

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Anonymous and its affiliates continue to target Russia and Belarus, it is also targeting the Russian disinformation machine Anonymous announced to have hacked more than 2,500 websites linked to the Russian and Belarusian governments, state-owned media outlets spreading disinformation, Russian private organizations, banks, hospitals, airports. The attacks were conducted as part of the #OpRussia launched …

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Danger of a Global Cyberwar

Ukraine is Building an “IT army of volunteers”, Something That’s Never Been Tried Before

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Ukraine has created what is described as an “IT army” to defend against Russian hackers and to launch counter operations against cyber threats. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has been accompanied by cyberattacks targeting the country’s services and infrastructure, including DDoS attacks and destructive wiper malware campaigns – leading to the Ukrainian government calling for volunteers to aid …

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Scams Exploiting War

Beware of Charity Scams Exploiting War In Ukraine

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Times of crisis may bring out the best in you, but they also have a way of bringing out the worst in scammers. They, too, follow the headlines and will go into overdrive in their attempts to part people from their money. We’ve seen this time and again during the COVID-19 pandemic, and just a few days into it …

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The War in Cyberspace

Russia vs Ukraine – The War in Cyberspace

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Russian troops have launched a major assault on Ukraine and while their forces battle in the physical world for control over various cities and regions, a battle is also taking place in cyberspace. Just before Russia launched an invasion of Ukraine on February 24, Ukrainian government websites were disrupted by distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks, and cybersecurity firms …

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Putin threatens the world

An angry Putin threatens the world in a bizarre, irrational, and disturbing speech

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WHEN RUSSIAN PRESIDENT Vladimir Putin launched an unprovoked war against Ukraine this week, he did so with a warning that any interference from the West would be met with a response “never seen” in history. The implied nuclear threat has little if any precedent over the last several decades, and while the Kremlin is far more likely to …

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