3 month ago
US in Myanmar @USEmbassyBurma on the internet shutdown in country. On June 4, internet access in Myanmar was severely interrupted/blocked coincidentally during period where civilian government @NUGMyanmar was giving its 1st live presser virtually.
3 month ago
Searching for images of "tank man" today on @bing, the search engine of @Microsoft. 天安门大屠杀
3 month ago
Reaction from Donald Trump on 2 years Facebook ban
Nigeria says it suspends Twitter days after president's post removed
3 month ago
In a meeting in Washington today, @JakeSullivan46 and his French counterpart discussed, among other topics, how to "counter challenges associated with malicious cyber activity such as ransomware, and terrorism
On May 27, @Facebook removed 168 assets linked to Russia's Internet Research Agency (IRA) in Sudan that promoted pro-Russia content. In particular, the pages focused oligarch Yevgeny Prigozhin and the benefits of a Russian military base in Port Sudan
A ransomware attack has disrupted Massachusetts ferries
Psaki: "President Biden certainly thinks that President Putin and the Russian government has a role to play in stopping and preventing these [cyber]attacks"
White House says it is reviewing ransomware threat, Biden to discuss it with Putin
Kremlin: cybercrime is on agenda of Putin and Biden meeting in Geneva. Kremlin's spokesperson says not aware of source of attack on JBS
Hacking group behind cyberattack against JBS, largest meat producer globally A Russia-linked cyber gang that goes by REvil or Sodinokibi. Attack shut down plants that supply 1/4 of US beef; company says "majority" will be up tomorrow
"JBS notified the admin that the ransom demand came from a criminal organization likely based in Russia. The WH is engaging with the Russian government on this matter and delivering the message that responsible states do not harbor ransomware criminals," @KJP46 says on AF1
Thousands of Australian meat workers had no work for a second day on Tuesday after a cyberattack crippled the world's largest meat processing company. A government minister said it might be days before production resumes
Train traffic in the Netherlands has largely come to a standstill due to a failure in an internal telephone network. As a result, signals and points cannot be operated, reports NS.
Russian Defense Ministry will have Artificial Intelligence Department by December, 1st
Mexican prosecutors have announced the arrest of a man identified in Romania as a key underworld figure, Florian Tudor, suspected of running an international skimming operation copying credit card data
Hackers linked to Russian intelligence seized an email system used by a U.S. agency USAID and then mounted attacks on groups critical of Putin
Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC) has uncovered a wide-scale malicious email campaign operated by NOBELIUM, the threat actor behind the attacks against SolarWinds, the SUNBURST backdoor, TEARDROP, GoldMax, and other related components
4 month ago
Statement from @ProtonMail makes clear they're referring specifically to the outgoing email published yesterday by @dossier_center
finds when Iranian hackers claimed to have retaliated for an explosion at a missile facility in Iran by compromising Israel's gas system, a video showed they actually compromised a kitchen ventilation system at a restaurant in Ramat Hasharon
4 month ago
Russia, Iran Myanmar top @Facebook's list of sources for influence ops/ Coordinated Inauthentic Behavior in new report covering 2017-2020 US is 4th, Ukraine is 5th
Protonmail say they "have not seen any credible evidence that the Belarusian claims are true and have not received any requests from the authorities regarding any Proton accounts in connection to the incident
The Board has overturned Facebook's decision to remove a comment by a supporter of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny which called another user a "cowardly bot." Facebook must restore the content
French intel authorities are investigating whether the Russian govt was behind an attempt to discredit the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine, @DJMatthewDalton reports
Facebook and Twitter face shutdown in India as the deadline to comply with new social media rules ends today. Facebook says it 'aims to comply' but seeks more engagement with Govt.
Lukashenka signed a law that, in the event of threats to national security, gives the Belarusian authorities the right to restrict the operation of telecommunication networks
Important piece in @Economist: crews of vessels passing through Strait of Hormuz suspect Iran is now performing satellite-navigation spoofing on them, to induce them to stray into Iran's territorial waters, where they are seized by Iranian navy.
"Binance has temporarily suspended trading for all Binance Leveraged Tokens except for: BTCUP, BTCDOWN, ETHUP, ETHDOWN, BNBUP and BNBDOWN
Coinbase, Gemini, CoinMarketCap and Binance Go Down Amid Crypto Sell-off
Website of Belarus's biggest independent news outlet is blocked after authorities raid its offices