Cyber Warfare

As the Obama administration’s stance on Resolution 2334 showed, the outgoing president is trying effectively to box in president-elect Donald Trump on a number of key foreign policy issues. In the case of Russia, Mr Obama is trying to constrain Mr Trump’s ability to be a closer partner with Russia, as he vowed on the […]

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Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a press conference at Tegel airport after a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin Thomson Reuters The job of the historian is often to pull together broad themes and trends, then give them a snappy title that people will easily recognize and understand. That’s how we end up […]

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Hackers have targeted Ukrainian state institutions about 6,500 times in the past two months, including incidents that showed Russian security services were waging a cyberwar against the country, President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday. In December, Ukraine suffered attacks on its finance and defence ministries and the State Treasury that allocates cash to government institutions. […]

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CLOSEx Embed x Share Malicious software linked to a Russian hacking group associated with attempts to influence the U.S. presidential election has been found within a computer belonging to Burlington Electric Department. AKI SOGA/FREE PRESS A convoy of vehicles with diplomatic plates drives away from a Russian compound near Centerville, Md., on Dec. 30. The […]

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CLOSEx Embed x Share Malicious software linked to a Russian hacking group associated with attempts to influence the U.S. presidential election has been found within a computer belonging to Burlington Electric Department. AKI SOGA/FREE PRESS A convoy of vehicles with diplomatic plates drives away from a Russian compound near Centerville, Md., on Dec. 30. The […]

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A convoy of vehicles with diplomatic plates drives away from a Russian compound near Centerville, Md., on Dec. 30. The day before, President Obama announced the expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats and the closing of two compounds used by the Russian officials in retaliation for alleged computer hacking attacks during the election.(Photo: Shawn Thew, European […]

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