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April 26, 2017 2:56 PM Russia's Interference in the U.S. Election Was Just the Beginning

Democracies across the West are vulnerable to foreign influence—and some are under attack. Mike Conaway, the Republican who replaced Devin Nunes as head of the House Intelligence Committee’s investigation into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, has described his mission simply: “I just want to find out what happened,” he’s said. The more urgent question 24

April 25, 2017 11:21 PM The Russians are using 'a new style of attack' against France's frontrunner candidate

Russia's President Vladimir Putin makes his annual New Year address to the nation in Moscow, Russia, December 31, 2016." in an attempt to trick members of Macron's campaign team into clicking on links that looked affiliated with his political party, En Marche. Martin said that when targeted by this kind of attack, known as "OAuth phishing 13

April 25, 2017 10:13 PM Fighting Back Against Putin’s Hackers

Emmanuel Macron isn’t just fighting a neo-fascist in his race for the French presidency. He’s battling some of Vladimir Putin’s most savvy hackers, too. Here’s how Macron is hitting back. PARIS—Looking back on the presidential campaign of Hillary Clinton last year, one sees an appalling passivity and helplessness as online attackers stole her campaign 12

April 25, 2017 2:07 PM Russian hackers 'target' presidential candidate Macron

Russian hackers are targeting the campaign of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron, say security experts. Phishing emails, malware and fake net domains were all being used as attack techniques, said Feike Hacquebord, from security company Trend Micro. The attackers are believed to be part of the same group that targeted the US election. In a report 14

April 25, 2017 12:23 PM Cyberattack on French presidential front-runner bears Russian ‘fingerprints,’ research group says

PARIS — A security firm claimed Tuesday that new cyberattacks on the campaign offices of the front-runner in France's presidential race carried digital “fingerprints” similar to the suspected Russian hacking of the Democratic National Committee and others in the 2016 U.S. election. The report, by the Trend Micro research group, did not disclose the potential 5

April 25, 2017 12:39 AM Russian Hackers Who Targeted Clinton Appear to Attack France’s Macron

Those websites were registered to a block of web addresses that Trend Micro’s researchers say belong to the Russian intelligence unit they refer to as Pawn Storm, but is alternatively known as Fancy Bear, APT 28 or the Sofacy Group. American and European intelligence agencies and American private security researchers determined that the group was responsible 34

April 13, 2017 2:29 PM Russia: 'Too Early Yet' to Know Whether Ties with US Will Improve

The Kremlin says it is "too early yet" to know whether U.S. and Russian relations will improve after hours of contentious talks Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov held Wednesday with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Thursday the tone of the Moscow meetings had been "fairly constructive 16

April 11, 2017 10:43 PM Trump’s White House takes combative posture toward Putin

The war of words is the latest sign that Trump's hope for improved U.S.-Russia relations is dimming. Days after President Donald Trump ordered a missile strike on the Russian-backed Syrian regime, lingering hopes that the U.S. relationship with Russia would improve fizzled as both sides engaged in verbal warfare. The White House accused Russia of trying 31

April 11, 2017 2:49 AM US takes down huge botnet as Spain arrests notorious Russian hacker

Investigators said Levashov was believed to have been "carrying out this type of (hacking) activity for more than 10 years, earning huge profits" US authorities moved Monday to take down a global computer botnet behind the massive theft of personal data and unwanted spam emails, as Spain arrested the notorious Russian hacker who operated it. US authorities 5

April 10, 2017 11:52 PM U.S. Captures Russian Email Spammer Accused of Vast Network

Despite Russian news media reports to the contrary, American officials said Mr. Levashov played no role in attempts by Russian government hackers to meddle in the 2016 presidential election and, according to United States intelligence agencies, support the candidacy of Donald J. Trump. But as the Trump administration’s early hopes of a rapprochement 8