Tag: Russian invasion of Ukraine

Industry, Transportation & Infrastructure

Carmakers shut factories and freeze sales as invasion fallout spreads

March 3, 2022

Via: ArsTechnica

Ten major car and motorcycle groups announced factory closures or froze sales to Russia as the industrial fallout from the country’s invasion of Ukraine spread on Wednesday. Porsche and BMW became the latest carmakers to shut European plants because of […]


Microsoft identifies and mitigates new malware targeting Ukraine “within 3 hours”

March 1, 2022

Via: ArsTechnica

Microsoft has been pushing harder to increase the baseline security features of Windows PCs for a couple of years now—the “secured-core PC” initiative launched back in 2019 was meant to guard against firmware-level attacks, and Windows 11’s system requirements mandate […]