Tag: kremlin

Cybersecurity, Energy & Environment, Industry

Kremlin-backed hackers targeted a “large” petroleum refinery in a NATO nation

December 21, 2022

Via: ArsTechnica

One of the Kremlin’s most active hacking groups targeting Ukraine recently tried to hack a large petroleum refining company located in a NATO country. The attack is a sign that the group is expanding its intelligence gathering as Russia’s invasion […]

Defense, Industry

Kremlin warns of retaliation after Finland moves toward NATO

May 13, 2022

Via: Federal News Network

The Kremlin warned about taking retaliatory “military-technical” steps after Finland’s leaders came out in favor of applying to join NATO, and Sweden could do the same within days, in a historic realignment triggered by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Meanwhile, the […]


US government strikes back at Kremlin for SolarWinds hack campaign

April 15, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

US officials on Thursday formally blamed Russia for backing one of the worst espionage hacks in recent US history and imposed sanctions designed to mete out punishments for that and other recent actions. In a joint advisory, the National Security […]


Trump says CIA report that Russia helped his electoral win is “ridiculous”

December 12, 2016

Via: ArsTechnica

President-elect Donald Trump has continued to flaunt reported assessments by the CIA that the Russian government specifically helped his campaign win the presidential election, calling them “ridiculous.” One of Trump’s top advisors, Kellyanne Conway, also dubbed them “laughable and ridiculous” […]