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    Russian hackers tracked Ukrainian artillery units using Android implant: report
    Dec22

    Russian hackers tracked Ukrainian artillery units using Android implant: report

    WASHINGTON – A hacking group linked to the Russian government and high-profile cyber attacks against Democrats during the US presidential election likely used a malware implant on Android devices to track and target Ukrainian artillery units from late 2014 through 2016, according to a new report released Thursday. …read more Source:...

    In Ukraine, infected Android app provides more evidence of a hacking group’s Kremlin ties
    Dec22

    In Ukraine, infected Android app provides more evidence of a hacking group’s Kremlin ties

    An infected Ukrainian Android app provides additional evidence linking Russia to the hack of the Democratic National Committee, according to a cybersecurity firm. CrowdStrike on Thursday released a report describing how a widely used cellphone application developed by a Ukrainian artillery officer to conduct strikes faster may have been altered...

    US-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines
    Dec22

    US-supplied drones disappoint Ukraine at the front lines

    Millions of dollars’ worth of US-supplied drones that Kiev had hoped would help in its war against Russian-backed separatists have proven ineffective against jamming and hacking, Ukrainian officials say. The 72 Raven RQ-11B Analog mini-drones were so disappointing following their arrival this summer that Natan Chazin, an advisor to...

    Contact Group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk 16 January
    Dec22

    Contact Group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk 16 January

    Minsk hosted the last meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine in 2016 on 21 December. The next meeting is scheduled for 16 January. If there is a necessity, the parties will hold video conferences. …read more Source:...

    Russian hackers tracked Ukrainian artillery units using Android implant: report
    Dec22

    Russian hackers tracked Ukrainian artillery units using Android implant: report

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A hacking group linked to the Russian government and high-profile cyber attacks against Democrats during the U.S. presidential election likely used a malware implant on Android devices to track and target Ukrainian artillery units from late 2014 through 2016, according to a new report released Thursday. …read...

    Putin: Russia Sanctions Harm Fight against Terrorism
    Dec22

    Putin: Russia Sanctions Harm Fight against Terrorism

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said sanctions against Moscow are harming cooperation in the battle against terrorism. “All these restrictions in the economic and political spheres drive apart states, and prevent us from joining forces in combating a common evil – terrorism,” said the Russian President during a meeting with Russia’s top...

    Russia hacked into Ukraine artillery units, report claims
    Dec22

    Russia hacked into Ukraine artillery units, report claims

    A hacking group linked to the Russian government and high-profile cyberattacks against Democrats during the U.S. presidential election likely used a malware implant on Android devices to track and target Ukrainian artillery units from late 2014 through 2016, according to a new report released Thursday. …read more Source:...

    Drones from U.S. disappoint Ukraine at the front lines
    Dec22

    Drones from U.S. disappoint Ukraine at the front lines

    Millions of dollars’ worth of U.S.-supplied drones that Kiev had hoped would help in its war against Russian-backed separatists have proven ineffective against jamming and hacking, Ukrainian officials say. The 72 Raven RQ-11B Analog mini-drones were so disappointing following their arrival this summer that Natan Chazin, an advisor to...

    Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine reaffirms commitment to ceasefire
    Dec22

    Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine reaffirms commitment to ceasefire

    In its statement the Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine also expressed its commitment to the implementation of Minsk agreements and to effectively continuing the Minsk process in the new year. Martin Sajdik added that “we will try to receive support for this initiative from the highest political level as well”. …read more Source:...

    In Ukraine, more evidence of a hacking group’s Kremlin ties
    Dec22

    In Ukraine, more evidence of a hacking group’s Kremlin ties

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