Cybersecurity experts have discovered a new hacker group

Cybersecurity experts have discovered a new hacker group ChamelGang, which attacks institutions in ten countries around the world, including Russia. Since March, Russian companies in the fuel and energy sector and the aviation industry have been targeted, at least two attacks have been successful. Experts believe that pro-government groups may be behind the attacks. According […]

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Russia will develop a new cyber security standard

Positive Technologies is developing a new concept of cyber security standard. The document should become an open knowledge base, which will be exchanged between specialists to improve their qualification. Today, each company sets up its own information security parameters; when a single standard appears, organizations will be able to develop the most effective solutions together. […]

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Bi. Zone: most of the leaks and hacks in Russian companies are related to old forgotten software

About 60% of information leaks and 85% of hacks in corporate computer networks are related to unaccounted-for digital assets. According to Bi. Zone, the main reason for hacking and data leaks in Russian companies is digital assets unaccounted for during inventory. Most often, security services forget about public cloud storage like Google Drive, DropBox and […]

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Hackers hacked the accounts of employees of government agencies in Russia and more than ten other neighboring countries

The British company Cyjax discovered a large-scale attack against employees of state agencies in Russia and neighboring countries. Attackers create websites that simulate e-mail access for officials, and this data can be used to further attack agencies or sell access in the shadow market. Experts give different versions of the direction of the attacks, from […]

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Russia demanded an explanation from the United States about cyber attacks during the State Duma elections

 The Russian Embassy in Washington demanded an explanation from the United States about the cyber attacks that were committed on the Central Election Commission (CEC) during the last State Duma elections. This was reported on the page of the diplomatic mission on Facebook. According to the embassy, about half of the attacks were recorded from […]

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