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Leaked ransomware documents show Conti is helping Putin

Leaked ransomware documents show Conti is helping Putin

The hacker group works on behalf of Russia on an ad hoc basis. A cache of 60,000 leaked chat messages and files from the notorious Conti ransomware group proves how the criminal gang is well connected within Russia, according to a report in Ars Technica. The documents were reviewed by WIRED ... Read more

date3 months ago
Major tech companies provide free cybersecurity to US industry

Major tech companies provide free cybersecurity to US industry

Cloudflare, CrowdStrike and Ping Identity established the joint Critical Infrastructure Defense Project to protect companies in strategic US industries free of charge. According to Cloudflare, CrowdStrike and Ping Identity, it's imperative for vendors to defend vulnerable industry sectors agains... Read more

date4 months ago
Apple stops product sales in Russia

Apple stops product sales in Russia

Apple hardware is no longer shipped to Russian consumers. Consumers attempting to buy an Apple device from Russia are redirected to a website stating that deliveries are impossible. Mykhailo Fedorov, the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, wrote a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook late last week. Fedo... Read more

date4 months ago
Ukrainian tech outsourcing sector at risk after Russian invasion

Ukrainian tech outsourcing sector at risk after Russian invasion

The resulting Internet outages have paralyzed outsourced tech operations in banking, insurance and financial services. The Russian invasion of Ukraine has put the outsourcing of tech services from that country at risk, according to a report in he Wall Street Journal. Tech outsourcing in Ukraine ... Read more

date4 months ago
Cryptocurrency plummets following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Cryptocurrency plummets following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

The value of Bitcoin, Ethereum and almost every major cryptocurrency plummeted after Russia's attack on Ukraine. Analysts estimate the total loss at 143 billion euros. Bitcoin's value fell about 8 percent overnight. Ethereum plummeted by nearly 10 percent. The decline holds true for almost every... Read more

date4 months ago
Russian attack on Ukraine pressures global chip industry

Russian attack on Ukraine pressures global chip industry

Russia's invasion of Ukraine is affecting the chip industry. Worldwide, chip manufacturers confirm that the supply chain has been disrupted. Russian troops have entered Ukraine. Explosions are heard in several Ukrainian cities. Putin threatened resistance with "consequences that you have never f... Read more

date4 months ago
Russia could be cut off from markets and tech goods if they invade

Russia could be cut off from markets and tech goods if they invade

The head of the EU's Executive Commission says Russia would face "massive consequences" if they attack Ukraine. Western powers are preparing sanctions that would limit Russia's access to financial markets and high-tech goods if they attack Ukraine, a top European Union official said Saturday. ... Read more

date4 months ago
Ukrainian banks and government hit by large-scale DDoS attack

Ukrainian banks and government hit by large-scale DDoS attack

Ukraine suffered major cyberattacks against local banks, ATMs and Defense Ministry websites. According to NetBlocks, the incident concerns a large-scale DDoS attack. NetBlocks statistics show that a large-scale cyberattack has hit several major banks in Ukraine since Tuesday afternoon. The websi... Read more

date5 months ago
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