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A water tower in Texas suddenly started overflowing. It may be the work of Russian hackers.

Cybersecurity experts say a Russian hacking group targeted a Texas water system in January, a rare…

Kenneth Niemeyer   


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Microsoft's senior executives targeted in Russian hackers' password spray attack

The Russian hackers, called Midnight Blizzard, infiltrated a small percentage of corporate email ac…

Rebecca Rommen   


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Hackers are now targeting the children of corporate executives in elaborate ransomware attacks

Charles Carmakal, the CTO of Mandiant, a cyber security firm and Google subsidiary, said hackers ar…

Kenneth Niemeyer   


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Pro-Navalny hackers accessed a database on Russian convicts, and lowered the price of prison shop food while they were there: report

Hackers reportedly breached Russia's prison system network, supporting late Alexey Navalny and clai…

Mia Jankowicz   


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Microsoft says Russian hackers attacked it to find information about themselves

Microsoft announced Friday that it detected an attack on its systems by Midnight Blizzard, the same…

Lakshmi Varanasi   


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Hackers from China and Russia are finding cracks in Microsoft's security

The US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency issued an emergency directive this week urg…

Grace Eliza Goodwin   


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Ukraine's 'Blackjack' hackers breached 500 Russian military sites and caused chaos, says military intelligence

"Blackjack," a Ukrainian hacking group linked to the country's Security Service, mined data on top …

Rebecca Rommen   


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This notorious Russian hacking group is threatening to release Trump court documents

LockBit is a notorious Russia-based ransomware group that has racked up over 2,000 victims and over…

Grace Eliza Goodwin   


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Russian hackers broke into Ukrainian battlefield tech, pillaging data from Android devices: intel agencies

Malware called Infamous Chisel targeted Ukrainian soldiers' Android devices to try get battlefield …

Sinéad Baker   


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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella worries hackers could cause a 'breakdown of world order'

Satya Nadella said there's a real risk of a "breakdown of world order" if nations don't come up wit…

Jyoti Mann   


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A countdown timer for the threatened release of Trump court documents disappeared from hacker website before it ticked down to zero

The ransom countdown timer for Fulton County disappeared from a hacking group's website before it …

Jacob Shamsian   


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Hackers behind recent ChatGPT outage say they'll target the AI bot until it stops 'dehumanizing' Palestinians

The hacker group Anonymous Sudan has claimed responsibility for some of the recent ChatGPT outages …

Lakshmi Varanasi   


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Hackers infiltrated Israeli smart billboards to post pro-Hamas messages, reports say

Two billboards near Tel Aviv were hijacked for a brief period on Thursday, the boss of a cybersecur…

Tom Carter   


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Hackers claim to have caused Russian websites broadcasting Vladimir Putin's annual address to go offline

Russian state media websites broadcasting Vladimir Putin's address went offline for periods on Tues…

Joshua Zitser   


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Russian hackers are targeting cameras at Ukrainian coffee shops to spy on convoys of Western military aid, top NSA official says

There are "creative things going on" in the context of Russian intelligence collection, Rob Joyce, …

Isobel van Hagen   


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Russian hackers launched attacks on 3 US nuclear research laboratories, says Reuters investigation

A Reuters investigation has revealed the Russian hacking group Cold River tried to break into the c…

Bethany Dawson   


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A Russian war fanatic was planning to buy military drones, hackers said. They made him buy $25,000 worth of sex toys instead.

The Cyber Resistance group said it hacked Mikhail Luchin's AliExpress account and bought $25,000 wo…

Sinéad Baker   


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'Crypto couple' husband confesses to being the original Bitfinex hacker during plea hearing

Ilya Lichtenstein pleaded guilty to conspiring to launder the stolen cryptocurrency, and even admit…

Michelle Mark   


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Italy thwarted cyberattacks from pro-Russian hackers during the Eurovision Song Contest

Pro-Russian hackers threatened to "send 10 billion requests" to Eurovision's online voting system a…

Katie Balevic   


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Hackers built a site that lets anyone text random Russians about the war in Ukraine

The group claims that the website has been used to send over 30 million texts.

Kieran Press-Reynolds