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Russian Hackers Reach U.S. Utility Control Rooms, Homeland Security Officials Say

Hackers working for Russia claimed “hundreds of victims” last year in a giant and long-running campaign that put them inside the control rooms of U.S. electric utilities where they could have caused blackouts, federal officials said. They said the campaign likely is continuing. The Russian hackers, who worked for a shadowy state-sponsored group previously identified as Dragonfly […]

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Russian Activity Against Critical Infrastructure

This joint Technical Alert (TA) is the result of analytic efforts between the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). This alert provides information on Russian government actions targeting U.S. Government entities as well as organizations in the energy, nuclear, commercial facilities, water, aviation, and critical manufacturing sectors. It also […]

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Criminal gang behind 1 million infected Android devices rolled up

The Russian authorities have rolled up a criminal gang that infected more than one million Android devices with banking malware to steal money from bank accounts. This was disclosed today by the Russian security company Group-IB. The “Cron gang” appeared on the radar for the first time in 2015. In forums for criminals, the gang […]

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Germany Shut-Down Neo-Nazi Altermedia Servers in Russia

German Government banned the leading right-wing extremist Internet portal Altermedia ,and have arrested two administrators on website. The two website administrators with German national 47 years old “Jutta V.” and the 27 years old “Ralph Thomas K.” are suspected and accused for spreading racist, xenophobic, anti-Semitic, homophobic and anti-Islamic content. At the time of writing […]

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150000 Russian Soldiers heading towards ISIS

Britainfirst has reported that Putin has setup 150000 Russian Soldiers to battle and wipe out the ISIS soldiers which are located in Syria. The report also states that an insider claims that Russia wants to own the west of the country, allowing them to take Raqqa and the oil which is stored there.