GRU

mueller report

There’s A Lot We Still Don’t Know About WikiLeaks’ Role In The 2016 Election

The Mueller report leaves some unanswered questions on Julian Assange and WikiLeaks’s role in the hack and leak against the DNC and John Podesta.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
4.18.19
true crime

The Quest to Pin the 90s Murder of a CIA Agent on the KGB

Twenty-five years ago, an American spy in Georgia was killed, supposedly by a drunken villager. Michael Pullara didn't buy that.
Alex Norcia
11.29.18
Russian hacking

It's getting much harder for Russia to deny hacking — but they’re trying it anyway

“They’ll insult the critics, twist the facts, accuse the accusers of the same violation, and issue lurid warnings about the terrible consequences.”
David Gilbert
10.5.18
GRU

Four men who tried to hack the global chemical weapons agency just got outed as Russian spies

Dutch Defense Minister Ank Bijleveld said he was taking the “extraordinary” step of naming the agents.
David Gilbert
10.4.18
Salisbury attack

This Salisbury suspect just got outed as a Russian colonel who once received an award from Putin

The Kremlin still insists they were innocent tourists who traveled to the English city to marvel at its cathedral.
Tim Hume
9.27.18
Novichok attack

Russian spies were caught plotting to hack the lab analyzing the Salisbury Novichok samples

The spies were thrown out of the Netherlands earlier this year.
Tim Hume
9.14.18
Russia hacking

Russian hackers just got caught targeting two U.S. conservative think tanks

“We are in a situation of asynchronous warfare.”
David Gilbert
8.21.18
DNC hack

Guccifer 2.0 Was Always Sloppy

A sloppy mistake linked Guccifer 2.0 to Russian military intelligence officers, according to a new report. But this was hardly the only mistake the hacker made in his months-long existence.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.23.18
Internet Insecurity

New: Russian Hackers Targeted Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Email Ahead of the 2016 Election

New evidence shows that during their wide-ranging hacking campaign, Russian hackers tried to hack 6,730 people with 19,315 phishing links.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.30.17
Fancy Bears

A Glimpse Into How Much Google Knows About Russian Government Hackers

A 2014 leaked private report from Google shows how much the internet giant knows about government hacking groups.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
2.15.17
Obama

US Response to DNC Hack Targets One of the Most Notorious Russian Cybercriminals

It's unclear whether this means the hackers are suspects in the DNC hack.
Joseph Cox
12.30.16
News

Fancy Bear Hack of Ukrainian Artillery Fighters Shows Future of War

A hacking group with links to the Russian government used a malicious app to track Ukrainian artillery units.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
12.22.16
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