The opposition has filed a lawsuit against Roskomnadzor on the illegality of slowing down Twitter in Russia

 The head of the Moscow municipal district Krasnoselsky Ilya Yashin, opposition leader Yevgeny Domozhirov, photographer Yevgeny Feldman and the capital’s municipal deputy Vadim Korovin filed a class-action lawsuit against Roskomnadzor in connection with the Twitter slowdown. The plaintiffs claim that they themselves did not violate the laws, and believe that the measures of Roskomnadzor violate […]

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The Russian expert assessed the threat of the United States to launch "offensive cyber operations" against "Russian hackers"

“If the United States does carry out an “offensive operation”, Russia will be able to both prevent it and respond symmetrically,” said military expert Viktor Murakhovsky, commenting on reports about the US president’s plans to instruct the US military to prepare “offensive cyber operations” against hackers based in Russia “The US doctrinal documents say that […]

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The first users got SIM cards with Russian encryption

Voentelecom has started implementing SIM cards that should create a “trusted environment” on smartphones. The transition to such SIM cards may become mandatory for everyone with the development of 5G One of the project participants, IDX (developer of identification services), told that Voentelecom is testing SIM cards equipped with Russian cryptography. So far, there are […]

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Every tenth significant IT system in Russia is infected with malware

 According to Rostelecom-Solar research, every 10th critical information infrastructure (CII) in the Russian Federation is compromised by malware. Even hackers with low qualifications are able to attack most of these IT networks: a significant part of the detected vulnerabilities have existed for more than 10 years, but organizations have not prevented them. Vladimir Drukov, director […]

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The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia will launch a program for recognizing deepfakes in the fall of 2022

The scientific and industrial company “High Technologies and Strategic Systems” (HT and SS SIJSC) will develop a computer program for the Ministry of Internal Affairs that recognizes face substitution in videos, the so-called deepfake videos. It is not the first time that the company has worked with Russian law enforcement agencies. According to the company’s […]

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