Blog Posts Tagged with "Russia"


FBI: Russians Face Charges for International Cyber Crimes

January 18, 2012 Added by:Headlines

Vladimir Zdorovenin and his son engaged in serial cyber crimes in Russia that targeted Americans and wrought havoc with their personal and financial information, using it to make phony purchases and to manipulate stock prices...

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Psst... Want Access to a RQ-170 Sentinel?

January 03, 2012 Added by:Joel Harding

Now in the very likely propaganda department… The Voice of Russia is stating in an article published recently that Iran is offering access to their recently acquired RQ-170 Sentinel, reputedly a captured CIA collection platform, to Russia and China...

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Russian Cyber Crime - Pride or Prejudice?

December 04, 2011 Added by:Danny Lieberman

“Why does every hacking and cyberscam story – real or fictional – seem to have a Russia connection? In part, it is prejudice and laziness. The stereotype of the Russian hacker has become such a common media trope that it gets recycled again and again..."

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U.S. Military Chief Warns of Economic Cyber Threat

December 01, 2011 Added by:Headlines

"We lose enormous intellectual property rights. We're under constant attack every day. And it's going to take a whole government approach," said General Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff...

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Cyber Espionage Report Fingers China and Russia

November 03, 2011 Added by:Headlines

"Cyberspace makes it possible for foreign collectors to gather enormous quantities of information quickly and with little risk, whether via remote exploitation of victims' computer networks, downloads of data to external media devices, or e-mail messages transmitting sensitive information..."

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EastWest Institute Builds Consensus on Cybersecurity

October 04, 2011 Added by:Headlines

At the EastWest Institute's Worldwide Security Conference (WSC) in Brussels, experts from the United States, Russia, China and other countries advanced ongoing efforts to develop recommendations for areas of potential cooperation to protect critical infrastructure...

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EastWest Institute Report on World Cybersecurity Summit

August 08, 2011 Added by:Headlines

“Cyber threats have taken on a new dimension over the last year, from Wikileaks and Stuxnet to large-scale theft of customer data... Despite new countermeasures, we are not winning the war on cyber crime. We need stronger policies to protect our digital economy..."

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Russia Amends Federal Data Protection Law

July 20, 2011 Added by:David Navetta

In the past, some of the strict foreign data protection laws have not been rigorously enforced, giving businesses breathing room. The enforcement landscape is likely to tighten in the near future, however, increasing the risk of investigations and sanctions for privacy violations...

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Team Inject0r: The Multinational Connection

July 07, 2011 Added by:Infosec Island Admin

If it was state sponsored hacking as the China connection really does lead me to believe, then we have a new problem, or perhaps this has been the case all along - that the state sponsored hackers have been within Anonymous, using them as cover. "Inj3ctor" has ties to Chinese hackers...

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Joint US - Russian Report on Critical Cyber Terms Released

April 27, 2011 Added by:Headlines

“It may seem like a small step, but Russians and Americans have never before sat down and really agreed on the terms that are the prerequisite for rules of the road for cyber conflict. Defining terms together is the first step for creating international cybersecurity agreements...”

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