Tuva republic of Russia(population 330 thousands) is fully out of electric power
1 month ago
The internet access for Turksat Kablonet subscribers is being restored as of 5:30 a.m. local time, real-time network data show nation wide connectivity at 70%; incident duration ~3,5 hours
Suspected Russian hackers are behind recent intrusions of US state/local computer netwks per industry analysis obtained by @snlyngaas. Attackers breached some "elections support systems" (not involved in vote tallying) per CISA/FBI
1 month ago
Confirmed: Many subscribers of Network operator Turksat Kablonet affected by a nationwide internet outage in Turkey beginning ~2:00 a.m. local time. Turksat Kablonet predicts 5 hours downtime; incident ongoing
1 month ago
Of the six indicted hackers, three registered their cars to their military unit's address in Moscow
Rudy Giuliani's "Russian agent" pal Andriy Derkach has been kicked off Facebook "for violating our policy against the use of our platform by people engaged in election-focused influence operations
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says it's indicting 6 Russian government hackers allegedly part of the "Sandworm" team, run by Russian military intelligence GRU (specifically Unit 74455). Among other things, the unit was behind the hack of Ukraine's power grid in 2015
Per @TheJusticeDept, the attacks caused nearly $1 billion in losses All 6 hackers traced back to the GRU's Unit 74455
Asst Atty General John Demer calls the Russian GRU cyber operations "the most disruptive & most destructive series of attacks ever attributed to a single group"
UK accuses Russian cyber spies of attacking the 2020 Olympics & Paralympics before they were postponed & of posing as Chinese & North Korean hackers to target the 2018 Games. @DominicRaab describes actions of GRU military intelligence service as "cynical and reckless"
UK says Russian military intelligence attempted to disrupt next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo with cyberattacks
U.S. prosecutors charged six Russian GRU officers with involvement in some of the most serious cyberattacks in recent years, including the downing of Ukraine's power grid, interference in the French elections, and the devastating 2017 NotPetya attack
Mobile internet restricted in Minsk
Macron is going to present an initiative to fight hate messages on social media. It has just been announced by the Government spokesman, Gabriel Attal SamuelPaty
China has become more nationalistic and authoritarian over time, says NSA Robert O'Brien to @AspenStrategy
"China is the challenge for the United States for our generation.over the last 30, 40 years.we've really had a win-lose relationship where they've one and we lost," says NSA's O'Brien. He mentioned intellectual property theft/China stealing US tech
An Iranian official says one of the targets of large cyber attacks on two government institutions this week was the electronic infrastructure of the country's ports
C-SPAN suspends political editor indefinitely after he admitted to lying about his Twitter account being hacked. Steve Scully claimed to have been hacked after an exchange on the social media platform with former Trump aide Anthony Scaramucci
YouTube announces partial ban on QAnon content
Twitter CEO calls blocking New York Post article without explanation "unacceptable"
British Military Intelligence: We responded to the attempts to steal the Coronavirus vaccine
An accidentally cut cable has caused the entire Virginia voter registration online system to go down on the last day to register to vote before election day.
The Norwegian Foreign Ministry claims that Russia is behind the cyberattack against the country's parliament.
DOD's Cyber Command has undertaken an effort to try to disrupt the world's largest botnet Trickbot, with an eye toward protecting the presidential elections, one USG official tells
Azerbaijan and Armenia continue to report violations of a Moscow-brokered cease-fire, although major military engagements appeared to remain on hold Sunday
1 month ago
Turkey removes ban on Rudaw website's Turkish service
EU ambassadors have today given green light to sanction 2 ppl and 1 entity for the cyber attacks on the German bundestag in 2015. it will be formalized on 22 Oct
Facebook says it will ban all QAnon pages, groups, and Instagram accounts regardless of content
Twitter is testing how its misinformation labels can be more obvious, direct
Mobile Internet in Minsk has been blocked since 14:00.