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Microsoft claims Russian hackers targeted US Senate, think tanks

Microsoft claims Russian hackers targeted US Senate, think tanks

Software giant warns that Moscow is broadening attacks ahead of elections.
Brendan O'Brien and Christopher Bing Aug 22 2018, 7:01AM Software
Optus cedes World Cup rights to SBS for two days after woes

Optus cedes World Cup rights to SBS for two days after woes

Telco working "around the clock" to fix streaming issue.
Michael Jenkin Jun 18 2018, 7:44PM Telco
Australia joins US condemnation of Russia over 'NotPetya' attack

Australia joins US condemnation of Russia over 'NotPetya' attack

Attributes attack to Kremlin's ongoing effort to destabilise Ukraine.
Dustin Volz and Sarah Young , Michael Jenkin Feb 16 2018, 10:52AM Security
Putin signs law to ban VPNs in Russia

Putin signs law to ban VPNs in Russia

Legislation designed to block access to "unlawful content".
a Staff Writer Aug 1 2017, 12:16PM Digital
Trump beats hasty retreat on Russia cyber security plan

Trump beats hasty retreat on Russia cyber security plan

President announces Putin partnership then backtracks after friendly fire.
a Staff Writer Jul 10 2017, 12:29PM Security
US intel chiefs are reviewing use of Kaspersky software

US intel chiefs are reviewing use of Kaspersky software

Following reports of links to Kremlin.
Dustin Volz and Jim Finkle May 12 2017, 6:19AM Finance
Russia and China form cyber-security alliance

Russia and China form cyber-security alliance

Agrees to not hack each other and to co-operate on security.
Robert Abel May 12 2015, 9:25AM Security
Russian criminals amass massive stolen password cache

Russian criminals amass massive stolen password cache

Using to support its spam distribution operation.
Robert Westervelt Aug 7 2014, 7:34AM Security
Russian criminal networks may be behind Android threats

Russian criminal networks may be behind Android threats

SMS toll fraud chief vector.
Robert Westervelt Aug 6 2013, 8:08AM Mobility
LinkedIn hit by 6.5m password breach

LinkedIn hit by 6.5m password breach

Phishing attempts likely.
Juha Saarinen Jun 7 2012, 8:02AM Security
Mafia muscles in on Russian cyber crime

Mafia muscles in on Russian cyber crime

Mob rule brings profits and professionalism.
Dan Kaplan May 4 2012, 8:00AM Security
US Air Force cancels iPad order

US Air Force cancels iPad order

Fears Russian security risk.
Liam Tung Feb 24 2012, 1:12PM Mobility
Botnets

Botnets

One hoped to work for Google.
Liam Tung Jun 6 2011, 3:27PM Security
Kidnapped Kaspersky freed

Kidnapped Kaspersky freed

Released unharmed.
Liam Tung Apr 27 2011, 8:53AM Security
Another attack takes down Twitter

Another attack takes down Twitter

No clue who the hacker is.
Iain Thomson Aug 13 2009, 9:13AM Security
Russian hackers took down Twitter

Russian hackers took down Twitter

Attack may have been attempt to silence pro-Georgian blogger.
Phil Muncaster Aug 8 2009, 8:56AM Business
Internet crime shifts to Russia after bust: official

Internet crime shifts to Russia after bust: official

Trafficking in stolen credit cards has largely shifted to Russian-language websites after an international crackdown sparked disarray among English-speaking scam artists, according to a US Secret Service official.
Staff Writers Oct 6 2005, 9:00AM Security

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