cyberwarfare

cybersecurity

Inside the massive cyber war between Russia and Ukraine

The battle over Ukraine's election is a preview for what the U.S. can expect in 2020.
David Gilbert
3.29.19
cyber security

The U.S. joined with Russia, China and North Korea in rejecting cyber pact. Nobody will say why.

“A good rule of thumb on any issue is that it is a bad look when Russia, North Korea, and Iran are with you, but most of the rest of the world is not.”
David Gilbert
11.16.18
war

Some of the most dangerous weapons at the Pentagon were easily hacked. Experts aren’t surprised.

One attack cracked the admin password on a weapons system in nine seconds.
David Gilbert
10.11.18
cyberwarfare

Trump administration gears up for more secret cyber offensives like "Glowing Symphony"

The U.S. wants to do more like the joint campaign to counteract the online efforts of Islamic State in Syria and Iraq.
David Gilbert
9.21.18
cyberwarfare

Trump wants to make it easier for the U.S. to launch cyberattacks

Some in the intelligence industry are wary about what powers Trump is handing to his agencies and the Pentagon
David Gilbert
8.16.18
cyberwarfare

How US Military Hackers Prepared to Hack the Islamic State

Documents obtained by Motherboard give insight into how hackers at CYBERCOM prepare before launching offensive cyber operations, including figuring out how likely an attack will be attributed back to them.
Joseph Cox
8.1.18
NORTH KOREA

North Korea's elites love iPhones

Apple and Microsoft products are finding their way into North Korea despite sanctions — and they're used to hack the U.S.
David Gilbert
6.7.18
russia

The Pentagon is exaggerating the impact of Russian propaganda trolls, experts say

“Although tensions with Russia are at an all-time high, the threat of retaliatory cyberattacks is overblown.”
David Gilbert
4.17.18
russia

The Kremlin is hacking your power grid

“The fact that the DHS and the FBI have attributed attempts to attack and compromise critical U.S. infrastructure to Russia is unprecedented and extraordinary.”
David Gilbert
3.16.18
cyberwarfare

The Brits just publicly blamed Russia for the "NotPetya" cyberattack

“Russia is ripping up the rulebook by undermining democracy."
David Gilbert
2.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Donald Trump Still Doesn't Think the Russians Influenced the Election in His Favor

After reviewing a full report from the US intelligence community, the president-elect concluded the hacks had "absolutely no effect on the outcome of the election."
Lauren Messman
1.6.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Electoral College Members Are Asking for Briefings on Trump's Russia Ties

"Trump's willingness to disregard conclusions made by the intelligence community and his continuing defense of Russia... demand close scrutiny and deliberation from the Electoral College."
Allie Conti
12.12.16
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