Russian hackers caught targeting Senate emails ahead of 2018 midterms

Map. History of Cyberwar conflict

19 January 2018
ISNA: at the order of President Rouhani the temporary ban of Telegram is lifted.
Iranian media report that the popular messaging app Telegram has been unblocked. Telegram was filtered following Iranprotests.
Russian hackers caught targeting Senate emails ahead of 2018 midterms
Russian military was behind 'NotPetya' cyberattack in Ukraine, CIA concludes
A member of Iran's High Council Of Cyberspace: 5 messenger apps of Soroush, Wispi, Gap, iGap, and BisPhone will replace @telegram. It'll take years for us to compensate for the moral harm [caused by Telegram and Instagram].
Security Service of Ukraine exposed pro-Russian propagandist in Dnipro region
Nepal and China enter collaboration for the trans - border internet connection, Nepal to use Chinese broadband internet.
Facebook shares sink 5.4% on news feed overhaul
Cybersecurity firm says Russia-linked hackers are laying groundwork to spy on US Senate staff.
Authorities in China shut down Marriott website for a week after the US hotel giant mistakenly lists Tibet, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau as separate countries
Power goes out at CES, the largest consumer electronics show in the world.
Ecuador grants identity card to Julian Assange - reports
The effect of filtering of @telegram on the volume of posts and views in Iran
Expenditures on combating propaganda in Estonia will increase by 13 times
Democratic senators' report warns of Russian meddling across Europe
1 week ago
GPS users in Central Moscow reporting in mass about wrong coordinates "with thousands kms to Moscow". Affects Uber-like taxy services. Possible counter-drone EW drill
1 week ago
Julian Assange might be forced out of the Ecuadorian Embassy after spending five years there
California @SenTandHCmte votes 8-2 that drivers should be allowed to cover their license plates when parked to protect their data from ALPR companies
Battalion "Turan" (private military company) debunked by @CITeam en, turns out to be hoax created by Russian reporter Blokhin.
Senate bill to restore net neutrality gets 30 co-sponsors, guaranteeing floor vote
Russia meddling in Mexican election: White House aide McMaster
Kremlin Twitter trolls take aim at Robert Mueller
Qualcomm processors affected by Meltdown, Spectre: The Register
Apple has confirmed that all its iPhones, iPads and Mac computers are affected by two recently disclosed processor flaws called Spectre and Meltdown.
New Twitter statement on "world leaders": "Blocking a world leader from Twitter or removing their controversial Tweets, would hide important information people should be able to see and debate."
2 week ago
Twitter blocks the account of Greece's far-right Golden Dawn party as part of new measures designed to curb hate speech
IRGC hackers tried to hack Iran FM @JZarif email during nuclear negotiations, @bbcpersian reporting.
CERT on Meltdown/Spectre vulnerability
On computers affected by Meltdown and Spectre
Jann Horn (@tehjh) from Project Zero discovered and reported an attack to read privileged memory with a side-channel