The Russian government has announced that 20 different bodies within Russia, many of them government agencies, have been found with espionage malware lurking in their networks
The Russian government has been hacked, according to the state security agency, the FSB.
Malware was discovered on the systems of 20 organisations within Russia including several state agencies. Defence companies, scientific and military institutions and “critical infrastructures” were also compromised. Continue reading
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Is China Spying On Russia Via Bugged Clothing Irons?
There’s a new problem with some imported irons, according to Russian state media. As reported on the state-owned Rossiya television channel, some clothing irons from China have had microphones and wifi connections installed. It appears the devices attempt to connect to unsecured wireless networks within 650 feet, and from there spread viruses to any computers on the same network. The irons were detected by a weight difference of a few grams. Continue reading