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OPERATION BUGDROP: CYBERX DISCOVERS LARGE-SCALE CYBER-RECONNAISSANCE OPERATION TARGETING UKRAINIAN ORGANIZATIONS


by CyberX Staff | Feb 15, 2017 | Blog | 0 comments CyberX has discovered a new, large-scale cyber-reconnaissance operation targeting a broad range of targets in the Ukraine. Because it eavesdrops on sensitive conversations by remotely controlling PC microphones – in order to surreptitiously “bug” its targets – and uses Dropbox to store exfiltrated… Continue reading OPERATION BUGDROP: CYBERX DISCOVERS LARGE-SCALE CYBER-RECONNAISSANCE OPERATION TARGETING UKRAINIAN ORGANIZATIONS

Information Warfare · Russia

Russia / New Administration Media Ad Hoc – 22 Feb 2017


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Ukraine campaigning to strip Russia of UNSC veto rights. Amb Haley clobbers Russia again. Multiple essays arguing that Russia has nothing to offer for a deal, and multiple criticizing Putin. McMaster’s skepticism on Russia drawing attention. Russia bullies Sweden and Finland. Artemenko charged with high treason. Criticism… Continue reading Russia / New Administration Media Ad Hoc – 22 Feb 2017

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The Daily Vertical: Russia’s Sovereignty Over All


The views expressed in this commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of RFE/RL. So Sergei Lavrov wants a new world order. Speaking at the Munich Security Conference this weekend, the Russian Foreign Minister called for a “post-West” international order in which “each country is defined by its sovereignty.” Each country, that is, except for… Continue reading The Daily Vertical: Russia’s Sovereignty Over All

CounterPropaganda · Information Warfare · Russia · Ukraine

Kiev proposes removing Russia’s veto power in UN Security Council


“Allegedly”, “pretense”.  Words used by Tass, Russian-state owned and operated news source, with a surprisingly straightforward report on Ukraine’s attempt to remove Russia’s veto authority if the action involves Russia.   Russia admits no guilt and accepts no blame.  Ukraine is the current chair of the UN Security Council.  Russian Ambassador to the UN Churkin just… Continue reading Kiev proposes removing Russia’s veto power in UN Security Council

Information Warfare · Russia

Russian Propaganda: How Russia Took Over Crimea


I stumbled across this video this evening, and after I stopped puking and <expletive deleted>, I thought my instant weight loss program might be useful for a few of you, too.  Not that you need it, of course, but just helping out friends around the world in case you have a friend that needs to… Continue reading Russian Propaganda: How Russia Took Over Crimea

Information Warfare · Russia

Detection of radioactive iodine at trace levels in Europe in January 2017


Iodine-131 (131I), a radionuclide of anthropogenic origin, has recently been detected in tiny amounts in the ground-level atmosphere in Europe. The preliminary report states it was first found during week 2 of January 2017 in northern Norway. Iodine-131 was also detected in Finland, Poland, Czech Republic, Germany, France and Spain, until the end of January.… Continue reading Detection of radioactive iodine at trace levels in Europe in January 2017

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Russia, Rats, Glazyev, Sinking Ship Full Of Idiots?


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting.  Sergey Glazyev appears to be quite insane, he has consistently made outrageous statements for years.    A few of his representative statements are listed below.  Now the Kremlin is apparently distancing themselves from his radioactive statements, for attacking the “elected president of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier”.   Glazyev seems to… Continue reading Russia, Rats, Glazyev, Sinking Ship Full Of Idiots?