Russia

Well-Known Russian Hacker Gets His Twitter Account Blocked

Twitter has apparently blocked a well-known Russian hacker’s account following the government’s request. This apparently comes a week after the government stated ...

July 29, 2014 at 5:07 pm by

Russian Interior Ministry Offers £65.5k for Tor Crack

  The Tor Network has been a huge thorn to most governments and anyone else trying to control the flow of information. We’ve read lot about both the US and UK ...

July 26, 2014 at 11:45 pm by

Edward Snowden Plans on Working with Russia to Develop Anti-Spy Technology

Following his calling to hackers all over the world and instigating them to work on anti-spyware technology, ex-NSA contractor, Edward Snowden, has now stated that he will be ...

July 21, 2014 at 9:00 pm by

Wikipedia Entry Regarding MH17 Crash Reportedly Edited by the Russian Government

Changes spotted by a Twitter bot which monitors Wikipedia edits from Russian government IP addresses indicate that an Internet user revised a Wikipedia entry regarding ...

July 19, 2014 at 10:15 pm by

Russia Blames US Lasers for Knocking Them Out of the World Cup

I’ll be straight up and say first of all that I’m not one bit interested in football and things such as the world cup, where national pride is at stake, also fail ...

June 27, 2014 at 11:48 am by

Russian Government Ditching AMD and Intel In Favour Of Its Own ARM Processors

The fallout from the NSA scandal has been overwhelming: initially the NSA and many technology firms in the USA hoped things would just blow over. Many months on and the battle ...

June 23, 2014 at 10:56 am by

Steam User Data Being Sold on Russian Dark Web

Hackers have been targeting all areas of the internet lately. From corporations, to small businesses and even secret service servers are being hacked. Latest reports also ...

May 30, 2014 at 9:52 pm by

Edward Snowden Reveals he was Trained as a Spy and Not an Analyst

After leaking information about NSA activities and other secret plots, Edward Snowden makes another statement to the press. This time around, he reveals his own past relations ...

May 29, 2014 at 7:24 pm by

Bitcoin Banned In Russia, Said To Be Used In Money Laundering ‘Activities’

Are you living in Russia? Do you have a Bitcoin wallet or mining for Bitcoins? Even purchase stuff using the cryptocurrency? Well, now you are apparently breaking the law. The ...

February 7, 2014 at 11:30 pm by

Russia To Hack Strategic Companies Worldwide Using The ‘Energetic Bear’ Campaign

Reports say that Russia and its government have been hacking energetic companies in Europe, Asia and the US. It comes under a sort of campaign named “Energetic ...

January 22, 2014 at 3:12 pm by

Yahoo! Infected With Malicious Ads, Targets Great Britain, Romania, France and Pakistan

Fox-IT, a security product and service company in the Netherlands, stated that computers visiting Yahoo on January 3 were infected with malware from the Yahoo ad network ...

January 5, 2014 at 1:29 am by

GLONASS Could Be Halted In The US

Russia’s version of the widely-used Global Positioning System could be all but halted in the US due to the nation’s latest defence budget bill, according to The ...

December 29, 2013 at 9:59 pm by

Russian Chelyabinsk Meteorite Pulled From Lake Chebarkul

A half-tonne chunk of the meteorite that spectacularly descended on Russia earlier this year has been recovered from the bottom of Lake Chebarkul in central Russia. One ...

October 17, 2013 at 10:56 am by

China Will Soon Have More Internet Users Than The USA

Akamai’s State of the Internet report has revealed that China’s internet users are growing rapidly and China could soon overtake the USA in terms of the number of ...

October 17, 2013 at 8:15 am by

Russia Building State-Controlled “Sputnik” Search Engine

A Reuters report that emerged recently suggests that Russia is preparing to launch its own state-controlled search engine. The state-controlled search engine will be dubbed ...

October 14, 2013 at 11:14 am by

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