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    The Russians who hacked the DNC also hacked the Ukrainian military’s antiquated howitzers
    Dec22

    The Russians who hacked the DNC also hacked the Ukrainian military’s antiquated howitzers

    A cybersecurity firm has uncovered strong proof of the tie between the group that hacked the Democratic National Committee and Russia’s military intelligence arm – the primary agency behind the Kremlin’s interference in the 2016 election. The firm CrowdStrike linked malware used in the DNC intrusion to malware used to hack and track...

    The Russian government almost certainly hacked the DNC, security company says
    Dec22

    The Russian government almost certainly hacked the DNC, security company says

    A new report appears to confirm that the hackers behind the attack on the Democratic National Committee servers are deeply embedded within the Russian government and work closely with the Russian military. The report from U.S. security company CrowdStrike details how the group — known as Fancy Bear — used malware to strike the DNC. They linked...

    Monitor warns of ‘massive upsurge in violence’ in Ukraine (AFP)
    Dec22

    Monitor warns of ‘massive upsurge in violence’ in Ukraine (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – The chief European monitor for the war in Ukraine warned Thursday that a “massive upsurge in violence” has seen fighting between Kiev’s forces and pro-Russian rebels reach levels not seen in months. …read more Source: The West...

    Russia-linked DNC hackers ‘targeted Ukrainian army’
    Dec22

    Russia-linked DNC hackers ‘targeted Ukrainian army’

    …read more Source: The...

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

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

    For those searching for stronger evidence of Russia’s connection to the hack of the Democratic National Committee, the tale of an infected Ukrainian Android cellphone app may help, according to a cybersecurity firm. …read more Source: FOX...

    REPORT: US Democrats and Ukrainian soldiers were hacked by the same Russian military unit
    Dec22

    REPORT: US Democrats and Ukrainian soldiers were hacked by the same Russian military unit

    “This cannot be a hands-off group or a bunch of criminals, they need to be in close communication with the Russian military.” …read more Source: Business...

    FM: Kiev used “unacceptable language” to talk about Russia
    Dec22

    FM: Kiev used “unacceptable language” to talk about Russia

    First Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic says Serbia found a recent UNGA resolution on Crimea unacceptable because of the way it qualified Russia.As Dacic told reporters in Belgrade on Thursday, the Kiev-proposed resolution on “violations of human rights in Crimea” speaks about Russia “in the worst possible way.”...

    Ukraine separatists crown ‘most patriotic cat’
    Dec22

    Ukraine separatists crown ‘most patriotic cat’

    Breakaway region of Ukraine holds a competition to find the self-proclaimed republic’s most loyal feline. …read more Source:...

    Vladimir Putin Says Russia’s Military Is Stronger Than Anyone’s
    Dec22

    Vladimir Putin Says Russia’s Military Is Stronger Than Anyone’s

    (MOSCOW) — Russia’s military is now stronger than any potential foe, President Vladimir Putin told an annual end-of-year meeting with the defense ministry on Thursday. “We can say with certainty: we are stronger now than any potential aggressor,” he told the meeting. “Anyone!” His comments come at the end of a year when tensions between...

    Russian Hackers Tracked Ukrainian Artillery Units Using Android Implant: Report
    Dec22

    Russian Hackers Tracked Ukrainian Artillery Units Using Android Implant: Report

    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.The malware was able to retrieve...